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Earth House Doubles as Environmental Classroom

New student residence teaches more sustainable everyday living

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Dorm Lighting Upgraded Over Intersession

As part of BU’s plan to reduce energy consumption by 10% by July 2017, LED desk lamps were added over intersession to all rooms in West Campus, Warren Towers, and 1019 Comm Ave. Facilities Management & Planning (FM&P) removed the less efficient fluorescent light fixtures, and along with BU Housing, plan to install the sleek, […]

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Printer Standards Initiative

In 2015 a cross-functional team of representatives from various schools and departments, including sustainability@BU, Information Services & Technology, and Sourcing & Procurement, conducted an internal evaluation and formal proposal process to establish University-wide printer standards in efforts to streamline the management and support of the University’s printer fleet and to reduce overall costs associated with […]

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