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Recyclable fashion show: a fun way to learn about sustainability

April 22, 2014

April 22, 2014 By Rumasa Noor The American Marketing Association and Earth Initiative are organizing a recyclable fashion show as a part of their earth week events. Junior David Zindler is one of the people who are organizing this event. He is a part of AMA as well as the Earth Initiative. AMA...

Bags, bottles focus of Sustainability Day

Bags, bottles focus of Sustainability Day

October 29, 2013

By Thomas Zimmer In the push to go green, the university hosted its annual Sustainability Day on Wednesday, Oct. 23. Student organizations Student Allied for a Green Earth, Earth Initiative and Creative Marketing Unlimited partnered to help educate students and faculty on the importance of sustainable...

Countdown to Earth Week

Countdown to Earth Week

April 16, 2013

  As we approach the 43rd Earth Day, all students are encouraged to reflect on the environmental challenges and how each individual can create a difference. According to earthday.org, on April 22, 1970, founder Gaylord Nelson credited the success of the Earth Day to the grass-roots effort...

Past Earth Week events a ‘bust,’ students take over planning

Past Earth Week events a ‘bust,’ students take over planning

April 2, 2013

  For the first time, Earth Week will be in the hands of the students through the UW-Whitewater Earth Initiative. Talia Shultz, senior account executive of Creative Marketing Unlimited, worked for the past two years to contact organizations to participate and collaborate in Earth Week. “Last...

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