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Appreciation for a Green Campus

The efforts to reach sustainable living are extensive and complex, showing just how far modern society has strayed from living in harmony with nature. I got to witness this when the class took the trip to the sustainability office. The … Continue reading

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Sustainability Office Visit

I did not attend the sustainability office visit. I learned from the presentation that sustainability is meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. I also learned that sustainability is … Continue reading

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OSU is Turning Green

Recently I visited and toured the OSU facilities office, which helped me have a better understanding of sustainability. The visit opened my eyes to a lot of new things that I did not even know about. For example, at The … Continue reading

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Solutions in Sustainability

I was surprised to learn of the extent of OSU’s commitment to sustainability. Sure, everyone hears about how important recycling is; Reduce-Reuse-Recycle has been a thing since about 1976, so it was a part of my own childhood. I think … Continue reading

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A Tree For A Tree

“Money is to be respected. One of the worst things you can do is handle another person’s money without respect for how hard it was earned,” – T. Boone Pickens, 1928-2019. An oil tycoon, a business mogul, but most importantly, … Continue reading

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Go Green

During the presentation I learned more about sustainability and little things I can do everyday to help save things like energy. For example, simply turning off the lights when you leave a room can save more energy than you think. … Continue reading

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23 Seconds

It’s only been a week since visiting the Sustainability Office at OSU, but I already find myself changing my habits at home. I thought it was very interesting that if you’re leaving the room for only 23 seconds, it is … Continue reading

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Yay! Field Trip!

    Recently, my class took a field trip to the sustainability office. Even though I did not know this place existed, I still assumed OSU had something like it. The visit was interesting! The upholstery shop was cool to me … Continue reading

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The Office

The visit to the sustainability office was very useful, in the fact that it is one of the many types of places I can use my degree for after I graduate. It gave me a view of how sustainable interior … Continue reading

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What Happens When You Recycle?

The visit to the sustainability office was an eye-opening experience for me. It was interesting to be able to see local recycling practices up close in person. Was any of the shredded paper that was turned into a bale in … Continue reading

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