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2018

TBTT table World Water Day at FSU Poured Down the FactsMarch 25, 2018

Florida State University students participated in this ritual for the fifth time this year. FSU’s World Water Day event was put on by Take Back the Tap (TBTT).

2017

FRN Where Does Leftover Dining Hall Food Go?December 18, 2017

Waste is rampant in America, especially food waste. Luckily, at FSU, the Food Recovery Network exists to package up leftover dining hall food and give it to local shelters in the Tallahassee community. Think your campus needs something like this? Just visit foodrecovernetwork.org and start combatting waste today.

FRN Tabling Market Wednesday Greening Our Community – FSU Students Run a Food Recovery ProgramNovember 16, 2017

Since the fall of 2014, the Food Recovery Network at FSU (FRN) has recovered over twenty-five thousand pounds of food for donation to partner agencies within Tallahassee.

Bird's eye view of sustainability hub solar panels and garden beds Learn, plant and grow at the Seminole Organic GardenNovember 05, 2017

Typical student housing options do not offer college students the opportunity to embrace their green thumb. To remedy that issue, the Florida State University Sustainable Campus organization has opened a new Seminole organic garden, giving students the chance to experience hands-on gardening.

Basil spoon label in garden bed Here's Everything You Need To Know About FSU's Organic GardenOctober 25, 2017

Do you want to utilize your green thumb, but your living arrangement doesn't allow you the space? FSU's Seminole Organic Garden may be the perfect place to let your talents shine.

Marching chief using eflip phone extension FSU Marching Chiefs Taking Steps Toward Going GreenSeptember 26, 2017

If you attended the FSU vs. NC State football game this past weekend, you may have noticed something different during the Marching Chiefs' halftime performance-- band members using a small device known as the "eFlip".

Man holding solar panel FSU Alumni Give Back: Solar at The 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.