Sustainability Festival

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Join us for the 2017 Sustainability Festivals!

Medical Campus at Talbot Green on Thursday, September 7, 2017

Charles River Campus at Marsh Plaza on Thursday, September 14, 2017

 

Medical Campus Festival:

Join the Challenge to reduce your environmental footprint; buzz your actions and you could win some great prizes! Swap your light bulbs for an LED or get a travel coffee mug for free. Learn about biking in Boston and get involved in student and staff community organizations!

Charles River Campus Festival:

Connect with leaders of the BU Environmental Leadership Network—24 clubs, from Net Impact to BU Outing Club. Swap your light bulbs for an LED or get a travel coffee mug for free. Join the Challenge to reduce your environmental footprint; buzz your actions and you could win some great prizes!

Bike & Pedestrian Safety:  Register your bike or get a free “Ride Ready” safety check by local bike mechanics. Lots of free swag including helmets, lights, and other biking gear. And enter for your chance to win a bike and other great prizes.

Some invited clubs and vendors include:

 

BU Farmers’ Market

September 8th-October 27th
Thursdays, 11-3pm
GSU Plaza- 775 Commonwealth Ave

Come out and support local, sustainable agriculture and producers:

The farmers’ market offers all kinds of local, wholesome staples and treats to fill your fridge- and your sweet tooth!  This year we have a great group of local farmers and producers.

Ward’s Berry Farm– Sharon, MA- Fruits and vegetables; also offering a farmshare box weekly

Marshall’s Farm– Gloucester, MA- Fruits and vegetables

Chica de Gallo– Boston, MA- Artisan salsa & guacamole

Off the Rocker Cookies-Arlington, MA- Small batch, craft cookies

Kat’s Latest Addiction – Semi-precious stones, Swarovski Crystals, glass art

Henna by Heather-Boston, MA-Professional henna artist

Urban Kitchen Handmade-Boston, MA-Hhandmade soaps, pure soy candles, natural perfumes

Ali Cat Jewels-Marion, MA-Customized expandable wire charm bracelets