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The Lights Off Event is Coming Soon

Don’t forget that the Earth Hour Lights Off Event is this Saturday, March 28th, from 8:30pm-9:30pm. Take time and turn your lights off for an hour and reflect on how energy and resources have a huge role in everyday life.

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Earth Hour Lights Off Event, 2015

On Saturday, March 28th, from 8:30pm-9:30pm, Roosevelt University will proudly join 162 countries and territories worldwide in the famous Earth Hour Lights Off Event, 2015. Earth Hour, a nonprofit organization out of Singapore, was originally started as a Lights Out

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Call For RUrbanPioneers Community Gardeners!

My name is Mary Rasic and I am a Sustainability student and Environmental Sustainability Associate for Physical Resources Department at Roosevelt University’s Schaumburg campus. I am coordinating Roosevelt University’s RUrbanPioneer Community Garden for the 2015 growing season. This is our

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IAEP Student Career Conference @ DePaul University

On Saturday, January 24, 2015, The Illinois Association of Environmental Professionals (IAEP) hosted its annual Student Career Conference at DePaul University, Chicago, IL. The IAEP is a society of professionals who work unswervingly to enhance our global environment. It serves

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22 Ash trees removed from Roosevelt University’s Schaumburg campus

Over winter break, The Care of Trees removed 22 Ash trees from Roosevelt University’s Schaumburg campus, due to the Emerald Ash Borer. The trees were pulverized into mulch and will be reused on campus, as doing so will conserve soil

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Springtime, is a busy time!

While everyday in the Physical Resources Department is a busy day, Springtime presents an especially busy and exciting time! Although it can still be a bit nippy out at the start of the season, lots of changes take place and

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Great Success for Rooftop Garden Meeting Kickoff

On Friday, November 7th, Environmental Sustainability Student Associate Rebecca Quesnell, in collaboration with Roosevelt University’s Physical Resources Department, hosted the first Wabash Rooftop Garden planning meeting of its kind. The meeting was developed in an attempt to involve the RU

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