Adopting sustainable practices doesn’t have to break the bank or conflict with busy schedules.
Going Green at BU
Opinion Editor, Maria Rapisarda, provides tips for college students on how they can live an environmentally friendly life while on campus
Sustainability projects put in place
University officials said they are looking at ways to cut out wastefulness, but some students and faculty members said they want the university’s sustainability projects to be more focused. “All the time I see lights on in buildings at night, and even the sprinklers will be on when it is raining,” sophomore chemistry major Kaitlynn…
Butler needs to use more energy to save energy
Butler University funds ambitious projects and proclaims goals of becoming an environmentally responsible campus. But the day-to-day decisions and functions of the university seem to contradict these efforts. Many campus buildings light up the sky every night, all night—even though most of them close at 10 p.m. But even if it were not good for…