All posts tagged "sustainability committee"

  • No plans for Farmers Market to return

    The Farmers Market was not on campus in the fall 2015 semester and will not be on campus this spring 2016 semester. The Farmers Market is an accumulation of local vendors who come to campus to sell...

    • Posted March 29, 2016
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  • Earth Day Celebration, Farmers Market in jeopardy

    Every spring, the university welcomes the Earth Day Celebration and Farmers Markets. But these events may not happen next year according to professor and Sustainability Committee member Kristen Richardson. For the past five years, Richardson has helped...

    • Posted April 21, 2015
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  • Questioning Quinnipiac’s sustainability

    Students took to the Quad last Friday to celebrate Earth Day a week early with vendors and a paper dress fashion show that promoted environmental consciousness. But Quinnipiac is not as focused on sustainability as it could...

    • Posted April 21, 2015
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  • Earth Day events to promote sustainability, connection to nature

    For the first time, this year’s Earth Day events at Quinnipiac will take place over the span of two months, ending with the Earth Day celebration on April 18. The events and activities will include a “Hike...

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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  • Residents take root at York Hill

    Students kept digging at York Hill on Friday afternoon, planting trees to celebrate Arbor Day. Twenty-nine members of Students for Environmental Action, faculty and student volunteers planted 22 trees around the hilly campus, such as paper birch,...

    • Posted May 2, 2012
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  • Do it in the dark results

    After 22 days, the Do It In the Dark Challenge, sponsored by Students for Environmental Action and the QU Sustainability Committee, finally has a winner. Larson College Hall beat Mountainview by 2 percent energy saved. Overall, residence...

    • Posted April 18, 2012
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