News

2017

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.

ReCycle Bike Distribution Chalkboard Sign ReCycle Bike Encourages Sustainable TransportationJanuary 17, 2017

FSView / FSU reCycle Bike is just one of Sustainable Campus’ many programs which help educate and engage Florida State students to lead a more sustainable lifestyle.

2016

FSU Solar Umbrellas Sustainable Campus Works for a Renewable FSU FutureNovember 13, 2016

FSView / And the movement is only just getting started with FSU’s Sustainable Campus. With long-term goals recently set, the organization is about to gain some real, concrete traction in their efforts to promote sustainability on campus and in the lives of everyone at our university.

Group of G4 Volunteers Garnet and Gold Goes Green at Doak Campbell StadiumNovember 11, 2016

WTXL / Football games and recycling...those two things aren't usually thought of in the same sentence, but to Florida State University's "Garnet and Gold Goes Green" organization, they go hand-in-hand.

Locked Up Bikes Near Nursing School State of the University: Parking ProblemsSeptember 28, 2016

FSView / The FSU reCycle Bike Program does not focus on cars or parking garages, but rather promotes a healthy, environmentally friendly lifestyle by offering students a low-cost, rental bike program for one or two semesters.