Tag: sustainability

Studio Art Grad Grows Reputation with Public Sculptures

Studio Art Grad Grows Reputation with Public Sculptures

Sean Mueller ’15 is on a roll making big and bold bicycle-themed art and other public sculptures.

CofC Students Donate 1,000s of Pounds of Materials During Move Out

CofC Students Donate 1,000s of Pounds of Materials During Move Out

College of Charleston students donated thousands of pounds to Goodwill Industries in 2015 through a program called Give and Go.

How Scholarships Gave One Graduate a Sustainable Future

How Scholarships Gave One Graduate a Sustainable Future

Thanks to scholarships from the College of Charleston Fund and the Parents’ Fund, Jenny Brennan ’15 was able to get the experiences and education she needs to make a difference in the environment and the world.

College Named a ‘Green College’ by Princeton Review

College Named a ‘Green College’ by Princeton Review

The College was given this distinction based on its commitment to the environment and sustainability.

Food Activist and Author Raj Patel to Speak at the College April 8

Food Activist and Author Raj Patel to Speak at the College April 8

Raj Patel will discuss his book, “The Value of Nothing: How to Reshape Market Society and Redefine Democracy,” in a free event on April 8, 2015 at 5:30.

Students Share Tips for Practicing Sustainability During the Holidays

Students Share Tips for Practicing Sustainability During the Holidays

The holidays don’t have to be a time of overindulgence. With this great advice from the Office of Sustainability you can shop, give gifts and eat in ways that are both sustainable and festive.

Eat a Locally-Sourced Meal at City Bistro on Food Day

Eat a Locally-Sourced Meal at City Bistro on Food Day

Food Day is Friday, October 24, 2014 and the College is part of the Lowcountry Food Day Crawl. The menu features products from seven different local farms.

Cyclist Examines Charleston’s Transportation Needs

Cyclist Examines Charleston’s Transportation Needs

Charleston’s population is growing exponentially, which has prompted a recent transportation study and proposed city-wide bike share. MES/MPA student Aaron Holly weighs in.

4 Regional Sustainability Initiatives Featured in Online Magazine

4 Regional Sustainability Initiatives Featured in Online Magazine

The summer issue of “Synergies,” published by the Office of Sustainability at the College, focuses on connecting sustainable initiatives within the Lowcountry.

5 Stress-Reducing Tips from Campus Urban Garden Experts

5 Stress-Reducing Tips from Campus Urban Garden Experts

Stressed out over mid-term exams? Find out how the College’s urban gardens can help ease your tension and improve your health.