News

2017

Man holding solar panel FSU Alumni Give Back: The Solar Sustainability HubSeptember 20, 2017

Next to the FSU Seminole Organic Garden sits the Sustainability Hub ornamented with newly installed solar panels. The three alumni, Scott Minos, Justin Vandenbroeck, and Chris Diaz, all provided support for the project.

family at football game recycling A guide to turning your tailgating greenAugust 30, 2017

Tallahassee Democrat / Here are a few low-cost, low-effort practical ways to greenify your football-watching festivities, along with some guidance as to what game day party items are and are not recyclable in Leon County.

men installing solar panels FSU installs a dozen solar panels on campusAugust 23, 2017

WCTV / FSU has added a dozen solar panels to its power resources. The panels were installed Friday on top a pavilion located at the Sustainability Hub, which is just behind the circus tent.

three people with solar panel Soaking up the sun: FSU, alumni partner to install solar panels on campusAugust 22, 2017

Florida State University is moving forward on the path of solar sustainability — thanks to three alumni and FSU Sustainable Campus.

lettuce Campus niches: Don’t miss out on archives, gardens and viticulture at FSU, FAMUAugust 21, 2017

Tallahassee Democrat / FSU's garden will pair students to garden plots where they will grow vegetables and learn about sustainability practices through the Sustainable Campus initiative.

LEED Gold 2012 Plaque Designing a Sustainable CampusAugust 14, 2017

Tallahassee Democrat / These beautiful buildings give our campus more than just aesthetics. One building's natural light illuminates our books of knowledge while simultaneously conserving resources, and another contains colorful walls that provide cleaner air. As we enter these doors and sit in these chairs, we are in the midst of sustainable design. A design with purpose.

FSU Kitchen and Staff Sustainability: It’s What’s for Dinner at FSUMay 07, 2017

Tallahassee Democrat / Prioritizing sustainable waste management throughout the event demonstrates the importance of sustainability in the hospitality industry to everyone who takes part in the Little Dinner Series experience.

Chuck It Staff Chuck It for Charity at Florida StateMay 04, 2017

FSU News / As another school year winds down at Florida State University students are moving out of their respective residence halls, but not everything is headed home with them. What do they do with some of the leftovers? Look no further than Florida State’s Chuck It for Charity program.

Students with World Water Day Chalkboard Sign FSU Organization Helps Spread Awareness on World Water DayMarch 22, 2017

WTXL / March 22nd marks World Water Day, and to celebrate, Florida State University's "Take Back the Tap" organization hosted an event to make students aware of water conservation, cleanliness, and accessibility.

Two People with Bikes A How-To Guide to Cycling in TallahasseeMarch 05, 2017

FSView / Tallahassee is quite a bicycle-friendly city, especially if you are a college student. Riding a bike in town can be an excellent source of exercise, entertainment and transportation, all at once.