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Trash Bash Aiming For 100 Participants

  Posted on: April 30, 2014

The 17th Annual Trash Bash is an opportunity to get some fresh air while helping to spiffy-up the campus. Organizers are looking to have 100 participants.

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Zero Waste Stations Installed

  Posted on: April 16, 2014

Zero waste stations designed to reduce the amount of material going into the regular trash that could otherwise be recycled.

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Free Compost And Seeds To First 100

  Posted on: February 28, 2014

The first batch of compost is ready to be given away on March 5 to the first 100 people be they students, staff, or faculty. As a bonus, donated vegetable and flower seeds are part of the give-away as well as free hugs supplied by the Wellness Centre.

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Spend summer in Europe while gaining credit

  Posted on: January 29, 2014

Why put your education plans on hold for a gap year of expensive travel in Europe? Admission is now open to four TRU certificate programs offered in Germany this summer. Study abroad earning credits for programs in environmental sustainability, global competency, tourism, or social media, and spend nine weeks in Europe with accommodation, breakfasts and cultural events included.

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Your green idea could be worth $50,000

  Posted on: October 24, 2013

Have an idea of how to make the campus a bit more sustainable? Enter your idea and you could receive up to $50,000 to get it up-and-running. LEARN MORE The TRU Sustainability Grant Fund was created with the goal to advance environmental sustainability at TRU. Approximately $50,000 will be available for each application intake, and…

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