Monthly Archives: November 2012

Diversions Café Proudly Serves Caffé Vita Direct Trade Coffee

Diversions Café proudly serves Caffé Vita Direct Trade Coffee. Here is a note on sustainability from Diversions Cafe: Caffé Vita sources coffee directly from growers that we can ensure adhere to the environmental and social standards we believe in. For … Continue reading

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November Farm to Table

Be the first to read what food will be featured in this month’s Farm to Table!  Dining and Conference Services will be offering the following local food: green tomatoes, chanterelles, sunchokes, Braeburn Apples, parsnip, cranberry agrodolce and dandelion greens from … Continue reading

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Small Business Saturday Versus Black Friday

You’d have to be living under a rock not to know what Black Friday is, right? The day after Thanksgiving when way too many people get up way too early to go get deals on way too much stuff. Well, … Continue reading

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Gobble, Gobble

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SSC Together with ASUPS Passed a Resolution to Ban Puget Sound Labeled Water Bottles

Here a copy of the Students for a Sustainable Campus blog post: Big News Loggers! This past Thursday, we took a HUGE step in the banning the bottle process. This past semester, our members have been working tirelessly to gain … Continue reading

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Tips for the Live Green Challenge

Here are a few tips from Sustainability Services to improve recycling: 1. Reduce contamination a. Contamination can turn a whole bin of recycling into trash, especially if the contamination is in the form of food or liquid. Take the time … Continue reading

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Citizen Science comes to Puget Sound

Halloween week at Puget Sound was exciting for many reasons (costumes and candy in class, what more can you ask for?) – not the least of which was a visit from Dr. Alexandra Rose, the Citizen Scientist Coordinator at the … Continue reading

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Puget Sound Recent Success in the Environmental Challenge Competition

Congratulations to Kelsey Johnson, Kathryn Ginsberg, Ben Armstrong, Camille Sachs, Matt Brewer, Ben Sample, and Annie Bigalke for winning first and second place at the Pacific Northwest International Section of the Air & Waste Management Association. Two teams competed against … Continue reading

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A Welcome Note to the Puget Sound Garden

Hi there, glad you could make it out! The Puget Sound garden is a place for the helplessly and/or happily creative, the strong a beautiful, like yourself. On a good or bad day, come share your joys and frustrations by … Continue reading

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Live Green Challenge

In Residence Life, we care deeply about shaping good habits for the future – from learning how to live in a diverse community, to effectively managing time, to making values-based decisions for our own future. Living on campus, staff and … Continue reading

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