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April 8 - SIU celebrates sustainability during Earth Month

March 29 - Towards a greener tomorrow: Saluki Energy Forum focuses on sustainability

March 17 - SIU earns Tree Campus USA designation for fourth consecutive year

March 15 - Southern Illinois University uses fun, hands-on activities to teach students about the SDGs

March 14 - SIU earns Tree Campus USA designation for fourth consecutive year

March 8 - Photojournalist to present his work on Shawnee National Forest logging protests

February 28 - New bills in Springfield could bring clean energy jobs to southern Illinois

February 6 - Buckminster Fuller's work highlighted at SIU

February 1 - 3 student projects shape healthier future of SIU's Campus Lake

January 29 - Campus Lake ecosystem, recreation go hand-in-hand at Thursday event

January 20 - Plastic Problems: China changes hit recyclers hard in Southern Illinois

January 2 - SIU Professor Weighs In On The National Climate Assessment Report


November 28 - At SIU Carbondale, students' hands-on learning equals gains for community

November 20 - SIU’s new premier multi-use trail system expects to draw users from far and wide

November 13 - 180 Students Attend Tree Walk and Forestry Club Demonstration At SIU

November 1 - Expert to discuss U.N. climate report at next Saluki Energy Forum

October 23 - SIU rolls out Green Office SLEUTHS program aimed at savings, reduced environmental impacts

October 18 - Leading the Pack: Dave Tippy and his team keep SIU beautiful

October 16 - Touch of Nature receives $200K grant to begin building mountain bike trails

October 10 - October is Sustainability Month

October 4 - Now Without Toxic Algae, SIU Carbondale's Campus Lake is a Favored Fishing Spot

October 1 - Touch of Nature Could Soon Be Illinois' Mountain Biking Capital

September 1 - Planting Gardens Across College Campuses

August 27 - SIU Carbondale Recognized as Sierra Club "Cool School" for Third Consecutive Year

August 21 - New Bike Lane Markings to Improve Safety

August 14 - Plant and Service Operations Build SIU's New Water Dawg


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July 17 - SIU Student Advocates for Local Businesses to Ditch Straws

July 12 - Tree Sculpture From Discarded Trees

June 8 - SIU Receives $2.2 million for STEM Teacher Development Program

May 25 - Monarch Butterfly Workshop

May 5 - Bike Month Continues in Carbondale

May 1 - National Bike Month Begins

April 27 - USG Passes Resolution Making Campus Use 100 Percent Renewable Energy

April 27 - Green Fund Grants and Awards Presented

April 24 - SIU hosts 2018 Sustainability Celebration on April 27

April 22 - Green Dawgs Day

April 18 - Farm-to-Fork Dinner

April 10 - SIUC Facility Transforms Dining Hall Waste into Compost

April 4 - Green Dawgs Day Planned at SIU

May 10 - Solar-powered fountain is part of SIUC's plant to prevent growth of algal blooms in Campus Lake

April 27 - Green Fund Grants and Awards Presented at SIU’s 2018 Sustainability Celebration

April 24 - SIU hosting 2018 Sustainability Celebration on April 27

April 18 - Farm-to-Fork Dinner

April 10 - SIUC Facility Transforms Dining Hall Waste into Compost

March 22 - Native Trees and shrubs to be sold at SIU Arena

March 3 - Small Changes, Big Impact with Green Tours

March 2 - Carbondale Church is First to Use Solar Energy in Southern Illinois

February 28 - Green Fund Project for Campus Lake Ecosystem

February 28 - SIU Hosting Spring First Friday Green Tours

February 15 - Recyclemania 2018 Event Kicks Off 

January 29 - Chancellor Carlo Montemagno, Chancellor's Blog

Campus Sustainability Featured in the Chancellor's Blog: Bleeding Maroon while Staying Green

January 16 - Sustainability at SIU and the Green Fund