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09/15/2020
Miami commits to carbon neutrality and climate resilience: Virtual PCLC signing ceremony Sept. 22
Join Miami President Greg Crawford, Second Nature's president Tim Carter, members of Miami's new Climate Action Task Force executive steering committee, the office of sustainability and the City of Oxford Mayor Mike Smith for a virtual ceremony at noon, Sept. 22.
08/12/2020
Five new things for sustainability at Miami this fall
From the new Climate Action Task Force to sustainability during the pandemic, sustainability at Miami will advance even further this year.
07/21/2020
President Crawford to sign Second Nature's PCLC: Climate Commitment
President Greg Crawford will sign Second Nature's Climate Commitment, the most comprehensive of its Presidents’ Climate Leadership Commitments (PCLC).
05/20/2020
RecycleMania 2020 results
Results will serve as a baseline for our sustainability office as we channel efforts to areas needed to improve waste management here at Miami, Cecil Okotah said.
04/13/2020
How do campus research labs pause during #StayAtHomeOhio?
Data collection takes a break, but data analysis and writing continue at home. Mike Vanni's aquatic ecology lab, above.Snapshots from several campus research facilities.
04/06/2020
Mini Move-Out ShareFest yields 3,700 pounds of food donated to local food pantry
A mini version of the annual move-out week ShareFest resulted in 3,700 pounds of food collected from students moving out of their residence halls. The food was donated to the Talawanda Oxford Pantry and Social Services. Students donated 3,700 pounds of food during the residence hall move-out period. Items were donated to the Talawanda Oxford Pantry and Social Services (TOPSS).
03/31/2020
Miami donates protective gear to area health care facilities
Area health care workers benefitted from donations of personal protective equipment (PPE) collected across Miami University’s Oxford and Regionals campuses last week.
03/04/2020
RecycleMania GameDay: Men's basketball vs. Ohio University March 6
RecycleMania's founding members — Miami and Ohio Universities — are competing in a special GameDay Basketball competition to see which school’s fans can recycle the most at a single basketball game.
02/27/2020
Join the Institute for Food farm CSA: Support your health, sustainability and innovative education
CSA members can look forward to produce such as this in spring (left), fall (center) and spring/summer.If you want to decrease your carbon footprint, and increase your dietary health, consider joining the Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program offered by Miami's Institute for Food farm.