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Students should follow ‘reduce, reuse, recycle’ rule

April 8, 2015

April 8, 2015 We’ve all been there: waste vs. recycle. Most people would go for the “recycle” option because that is what we have been educated to do. Have you ever felt the need to stop someone from disposing a plastic bottle in the waste basket? Have you ever had a professor who hands out...

Business meets creativity

April 23, 2014

April 23, 2014 By Rumasa Noor Some people start their businesses with the intention of helping the society and the environment. One such person is Alexandra Pitsch. Pitsch, owner of Zany Du Designs, offers screen-printed T-shirts, earrings, rugs, scarves and more. She said she makes new things...

Campus must push sustainability

April 20, 2011

With state officials planning extensive cuts and policy changes in regards to recycling programs statewide, it’s important UW-Whitewater stands strong as a leader in sustainability. Gov. Scott Walker’s 2011-2013 budget proposal would remove a mandate requiring local communities to run recycling programs a...

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