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  • WELCOME to SIU Sustainability! Southern Illinois University Carbondale is committed to sustainability, and we are striving to incorporate it in all we do. The SIU Sustainability Council, comprised of faculty, staff, and students, believes that institutes of higher education should be "ecologically sound, socially just and economically viable," allowing students a healthy environment to live and learn.  The exciting thing is that every member of our campus community has a role to play - become a Sustainable Saluki now!
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  • Sustainability Council Seeks Applicants

    Sustainability Council Seeks Applicants

    March 31st, 2014

    The Sustainability Council is currently seeking applicants for open graduate student, faculty, and staff positions on the Council.  The graduate student position is for a one-year term, and the faculty and staff positions are 2-year terms, all starting on July 1.  More information and the applicatio[...]

    Sustainability Council Announces Call for Spring 2014 Green Fund Proposals

    Sustainability Council Announces Call for Spring 2014 Green Fund Proposals

    January 29th, 2014

    The Sustainability Council is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for its spring 2014 Green Fund round of sustainability project funding.  There is a special focus this semester on proposals for research, education, and development of renewable energy and energy efficiency on c[...]

    Sustainability Council Announces Fall 2013 Green Fund Awards

    Sustainability Council Announces Fall 2013 Green Fund Awards

    December 13th, 2013

    Originally posted here by Christi Mathis on December 13, 2013. CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Sustainability Council is funding 14 “green” projects in the organization’s latest series of grant awards. A total of $120,616 will support a wide variety of endeavors f[...]

    SIU Sustainability Efforts Earn STARS Recognition

    SIU Sustainability Efforts Earn STARS Recognition

    December 10th, 2013

    Originally posted here by Christi Mathis on December 10, 2013. CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Southern Illinois University Carbondale has earned recognition once again for its sustainability efforts. The university earned a silver ranking from the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (ST[...]

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