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Are You Ready To Move In?

Monday, August, 6th, 2018 Events Home Slider News

With the fall semester fast approaching, the Office of Sustainability has rounded up some tips to make your move-in as sustainable as possible! Check out our recent blog post for sustainability tips as well as… Read More

Community Resilience Building Workshop

Wednesday, June, 13th, 2018 Events News

On May 3rd, Tufts University held a community resilience building workshop on the Medford/Somerville campus facilitated by The Nature Conservancy. The aim of the workshop was to understand Tufts can plan for and adapt to… Read More

2018 Eco-Ambassador Grant Winners

Wednesday, June, 6th, 2018 News

Through participation in either two condensed half-day or monthly 2-hour educational sessions, Tufts’ faculty and staff Eco-Ambassadors are eligible to apply for a $100 grant to help realize a project that will further sustainability efforts… Read More

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2018 Spotlight Award from MassRIDES

Friday, June, 1st, 2018 News

This year, Tufts University was awarded an honorable mention for the 2018 Spotlight Award. The award is given by MassRIDES to companies and organizations that offer and incentivize sustainable commuting options. Tufts offers their employees, staff,… Read More

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Move Out 2018

Thursday, May, 31st, 2018 Events News

An enormous amount of waste often unfortunately ends up in the landfills when students move out of their school-year residences for the summer. In order to minimize waste, the Office of Sustainability set of Move-Out… Read More

Waste Bin Liner Changes

Thursday, May, 10th, 2018 News

Black Bags Are Here! Say goodbye to blue bags in the landfill bin! Now all trash will be collected in black bags and recycling will continue to be collected in clear bags. Please note that the blue… Read More

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Ready for Move Out?

Thursday, April, 19th, 2018 News

Get Packing! Find information at go.tufts.edu/getpacking!  

Got Big Ideas for Sustainability?

Wednesday, March, 28th, 2018 News

Got a big idea for sustainability? Submit you original idea for a sustainability project or educational event by April 12th and vote on others’ ideas! The Green Fund is here to provide funding for the… Read More

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