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The latest news from our campus, our community and our friends on social media about sustainability at Mines.

April 2, 2019

Earth Day Fair!

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Come join us for the FIRST Annual Earth Day Fair at Mines!  Volunteers still needed to help run activites and staff zero-waste stations. Contact poole@mines.edu with your availability between 2:30-6:30 p.m. on the 22nd.  

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March 22, 2019

ZERO WASTE EVENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

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Mines Sustainability is making E-Days a zero waste event! Are you passionate about recycling and limiting food waste or do you need to complete volunteer hours before the end of the semester? Join the Green Team and volunteer to “Trash Talk” at E-Days or Earth Day as we bring in zero-waste stations with the help of Eco-Cycle.  Volunteers needed for time slots on April 12 from 2:30-5pm, April 13th from 12:00-3pm and April 22 from 3-6pm. Email poole@mines.edu with your availability.  

Mines Sustainability is making E-Days a zero waste event! Are you passionate about recycling and limiting food waste or do you need to complete volunteer hours before the end of the semester? Join the Green Team and volunteer to “Trash Talk” at E-Days as we bring in zero-waste stations with the help of Eco-Cycle. Volunteers needed for time slots on April 12 from 2:30-5pm, April 13th from 12:00-3pm (especially Saturday)! Email poole@mines.edu with your availability. 

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By: Lauren Poole / March 1, 2019

Your Colorado Recycling Questions Answered, From Greasy Pizza Boxes To Coffee Cups

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Your Colorado Recycling Questions Answered, From Greasy Pizza Boxes To Coffee Cups

Colorado Public Radio interviewed the president of Alpine's All Together Recycling Facility in Denver to answer some common recycling questions. Listen to the podcast or read the article HERE.

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By: Lauren Poole / February 25, 2019

EcoCareers Conference 2019: Navigating the Future Green Economy Online

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2019 EcoCareers Conference

The 2019 EcoCareers conference is being held ONLINE this week. Get more details and register here.

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By: Lauren Poole / February 21, 2019

NREL Solar Power Research Workshop - Summer 2019

Grad Students and Professors: Apply to join our Hands-On Photovoltaic Experience (HOPE) Workshop this summer - An immersive week at NREL learning about solar power research from the leading scientists in the field. Learn more and apply by March 1 at

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