Sustainability Week


Monday - 10/19

Tuesday - 10/30

Wednesday - 10/31

Thursday - 11/1

Friday - 11/2



Monday, October 29, 2012


GreenWave Summit

1:30-3:30 p.m.
Nation's Multipurpose Room (SH46)
Calling all Green Wave Team Leaders Level 1 and 2. Join us to refresh and reinvigorate our University’s commitment to sustainability. Training program for the Green Wave Program.




Tuesday, October 30, 2012


Take the Green Pledge

3:00-5:00 p.m.

Join Mission Green and the Mission Green Student Association in taking the PLEDGE by making at least one GREEN commitment. Log onto MY FAU and click on the Green Pledge tab. After making the PLEDGE and show that you have done your part to make FAU a greener place to learn, work and play receive your commitment bracelet.



All Day

Join FAU Fraternities, Sororities and all student clubs and organizations and wear green to show your support of sustainability within our community.



Wednesday, October 31, 2012


Campus Clean Up

2:00-4:00 p.m.
Boca Raton campus

Join the Department of Housing & Residential Life to clean up campus. For every bag of trash or 20 used/discarded water bottles – turn it in for a new Mission Green reusable water bottle.


Trail of Terror

7:00 – 10:30 p.m.
Tortuga Trail

Looking for a bit of scary fun on Halloween? Join the SEEDS organization for a haunted walk through FAU’s own nature preserve. Check out the wildlife that only comes out at night…


Thursday, November 1, 2012


Expanded Special GREEN MARKET

3:00-7:00 p.m.
FAU Football Stadium


In addition to the standard Green Market vendors we will have over a dozen vendors specializing in  “Green” products and sustainable solutions for your home and office.  Some of the vendors include, Home Depot, The Electric Bike Store, Pepe’s Plants (container gardening), USGBC (promoting Green homes) Mighty Fine Vertical Vegetable Gardens, Sprint Communications, Sustainscapes (integrating native plants in landscape design), South Florida Commuter Services (promoting mass transit).


Residence Hall Energy Conservation Contest-Lights Out

8:30-8:35 p.m.
All Residence Halls

Join the residents of the Boca Raton campus as they turn off the lights, TVs, and laptops for 5 minutes as part of our annual Energy Conservation Contest.



Friday, November 2

Green Bingo and Movie on the Lawn

8:00 -11:00 p.m.
Housing Lawn

Due to Tropical Storm Isaac we had to delay our popular Bingo program. Back by popular demand – with bigger and greener prizes! Stay to watch a movie with a sustainable message, all under the stars.


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