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Alumni Take Green Campus Tour

BU Alumni Got their Green On as they learned what the University is doing to reduce its carbon footprint

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BU basketball court floor travels from Boston to Jamaica

By Eli Forrester In June of 2005, after 30 years of loyal service, the wooden basketball floor at Boston University’s Walter Brown arena was retired and removed.  Despite numerous attempts to donate it, the floor sat in a dark warehouse for nearly five years with no future in sight.  Then, in 2008, BU was chosen […]

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Trees of Life: Can forests save the Earth from greenhouse gases?

Professor Adrien Finzi explains why we can’t depend on forests alone

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Sustainable Resources Center @ SED

The School of Education’s Pickering Library recently opened the Sustainability Resources Center, a collaboration between the library and sedGreen.

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Join the October Challenge

The typical BU student uses approximately  3,138 sheets of paper a year. Join the Challenge and you could save 7.6 lbs. of C02 and 17 gallons of water a month

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