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Environmental Science and Global Studies Major Creates UN-Funded Recycling Program in Syrian Refugee Camp

Environmental Science and Global Studies Major Creates UN-Funded Recycling Program in Syrian Refugee Camp

A double major in Environmental Science and Global Studies with a 3.3 GPA, Natalie Fyffe '17 spent seven months in Jordan her junior year.




	


Join RecycleMania 2017, a Dorm v. Dorm Recycling Competition

Join RecycleMania 2017, a Dorm v. Dorm Recycling Competition

Are you ready for RecycleMania? Now it's time to act and promote waste reduction for a greener Hilltop! Throughout the month of April there will be a friendly competition among the dorms, and the dorm that recycles the most will win great prizes.




	


Free Curbside Textile & Housewares Recycling Services Coming to Austin Dec 5th!

Free Curbside Textile & Housewares Recycling Services Coming to Austin Dec 5th!

Beginning December 5th, all Austin Resource Recovery (the City of Austin's curbside trash recycling pickup program) customers will be able to recycle textile and housewares for free!




	


University Athletics Ditches Paper Programs, Goes Digital

University Athletics Ditches Paper Programs, Goes Digital

Jameson Adams, Associate Director of Athletic Operations, recently demonstrated how making St. Edward's University a greener campus is truly a team effort. When encouraged to think about how Athletics can support campus sustainability causes, the first thing he thought of was a simple yet powerful…




	

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New Outdoor Recycling Bins on the Hilltop!

New Outdoor Recycling Bins on the Hilltop!

As the weather warms up and you stroll across campus, you may notice some new additions to our beautiful grounds. These combination recycling and waste bins were recently procured by our Facilities Department in order to help St. Edward's comply with the City of Austin's…




	


Increasing Recycling on the Hilltop

 Increasing Recycling on the Hilltop

The City of Austin’s new requirement is for businesses to recycle 50% of their waste, a 1:1 ratio of recycling to trash! We Hilltoppers need to do all that we can to decrease our input of recyclable materials into landfills.




	


 



	


Sustainability Video Series: Paper Recycling!

Sustainability Video Series: Paper Recycling!

In our continuing efforts to inform everyone on the Hilltop on how to become more sustainable, we were inspired by the Office of Information Technology's recent video series to create this video on paper recycling. Enjoy, and keep your eyes out for more videos to…