There is so much energy around the office lately! Every fall the Office of Sustainability hires motivated and creative students to join our team as paid interns to help design and implement projects.
With the 2012-2013 year under way, our student interns have started and they couldn’t be more excited to be here and we couldn’t be more excited to have them.
Continue reading Meet our 2012 interns
If you made your way through SUB last Thursday you definitely noticed something out of the ordinary. Fresh produce, hummus, tzatizki, honey, free-range meats, poultry, bread and so much more was available as part of the first Students’ Union’s Farmers’ Market of the year.
Continue reading Farmers’ Market at the U of A
“Where did you get that water bottle!?”
This is a question I’ve been getting a lot lately. I feel like there are a growing number of reusable water bottle users on campus and I am now one of them.
Continue reading Trying reusable water bottles
I am about to embark on a journey. An eight month expedition (…and maybe the rest of my life) into the world of sustainability. As a new member of the Office of Sustainability team, I have been exposed to some new ideas and options on how to live and am excited, and nervous, to try them out. You see, I have half a sustainable bone in my body.
Continue reading Trying Out Sustainability: One Simple Act On Campus
After months of preparation and energizing work, we are excited to announce that [suh-steyn], the blog of the University of Alberta’s Office of Sustainability, has launched.
Continue reading Welcome to [suh-steyn]!