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Student Council E-Waste Fundraiser

Categories: Student Services, Sustainability

The MIIS Student Council presents an E-Waste Fundraiser for Sparks Micro Grants! Help your program(s) raise the most E-waste in February & Win a prize … Continue reading

E-Cycling at Whole Foods this Saturday!

Categories: Sustainability

This Saturday, April 21st, the Whole Foods Market in Monterey is holding an E-Cycle event in honor of Earth Day. From 9 am – 3 pm, you can drop off your electronics for recycling. They accept the following items: TVs, … Continue reading Continue reading

Drinking Green

Categories: Sustainability

When it comes to things we consume and being environmentally friendly, we tend to think about our lettuce being organic and our apples being in season and grown on a local orchard. When it comes to alcohol, sometimes our green … Continue reading Continue reading

Tree Planting at Fort Ord

Categories: Sustainability

Well, folks, we took a huge step forward in our efforts to offset our school carbon emissions! On February 25th, a rather large group of volunteers headed out to Fort Ord to plant the trees that we have been growing … Continue reading Continue reading

Focus the Region Sustainability Day

Categories: Sustainability

Check out the flyer below! The event looks like a fun day out at CSUMB on March 7th. It’s FREE for students. Continue reading

Spring Trade and Investment Conference THIS SATURDAY

Categories: Sustainability

Hey all you Sustainable People! This SATURDAY, March 3rd, the spring Trade and Investment Conference is taking place here on campus! The conference theme this year is Global Integration and the Future of Development. It promises to be a great … Continue reading Continue reading

Announcements: Fort Ord Tree Planting

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Forks and Knives: Watermelon rinds, corn cobs and broccoli stalks, WHAT?

Categories: eating, food, Sustainability

Welcome back! We hope you all have had an enjoyable winter break and that you are ready for another great semester with the SSC. When you think of sustainable eating, what do you think of? You probably think of words … Continue reading Continue reading

Student Work: Air Travel Carbon Offsets

Categories: Sustainability

Has worry about increasing your Carbon Footprint caused you to decrease your air travel? Or maybe you have no choice but all you can think of while eating your peanuts and watching the in-flight movie is the amount of Carbon … Continue reading Continue reading

Calling All Acorn Collection Volunteers!

Categories: reforestation, School Event, Sustainability

We have decided to expand our Fort Ord Restoration Project! This means that we need YOU to come with us to collect more acorns. WHEN: Saturday, November 19th from 10:00-13:00 (arrive at Fort Ord at 10–meet at MIIS first at … Continue reading Continue reading