The Office of Sustainability produces a digest each month during the Fall and Spring semesters covering topics and events related to sustainability around Auburn.  If you would like to receive our digest, please use the Subscribe to Our Mailing List box. You can also submit a story idea via the Submit a Story icon.

Graphic reading "Support Our Oceans: Save All Life"

April 2019

  • Director’s Corner: The Oceans Cradle All Life on Earth…
  • Sustainable Development Solutions Network
  • Campus Changemaker: Nanette Chadwick
  • Expanded Battery Recycling
  • Welcome Au’s First-Ever, Fulltime Sustainability Instructor
  • One Fish, Two Fish, Grow Fish
  • Collaborative Capitalism
  • Events, Books, & News


Poster with a quote from the AU Strategic Plan: "We are not afraid of the future, we will shape it."

March 2019

  • Director’s Corner: The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals Are ‘No Little Plans’
  • Watch Your Waste
  • Campus Changemaker: Michael Freeman
  • So You’ve Skipped the Straw, Now What?
  • Campus Planning & Sustainability
  • Watch What You Waste
  • The Good Life Goals
  • Events, Books, & News


Graphic stating "An equitable future requires advocacy from those not directly impacted by unjust circumstances. How will you leverage your privilege for the good of others?"

February 2019

  • Director’s Corner: The Sustainability Movement is a Social Justice Movement
  • Watch Your Waste
  • Campus Changemaker: Amber Denham
  • Finding Common Cause with Heather Hackman
  • Skip the Straw Day
  • Transforming Farming Practices in AL & Beyond
  • Understanding Poverty
  • Events, Books, & News


Image with quote: "If leadership means anything, it means the courage to step ahead." - Robert K. Greenleaf

January 2019

  • Director’s Corner: The Essence of Leadership
  • So…What Actually is SGA
  • Auburn Athletics: Green Sports Grows in the SEC
  • Spirit of Sustainability Awards Nominations Open
  • Leading Like a King
  • Sustainability in the Curriculum Workshop
  • Power Down for the Break
  • Events, Books, & News


December 2018

  • Director’s Corner: December 24, 1968: The Gift
  • Green Guy Media Podcast: Mike Kensler
  • Alternative Spring Break
  • Spirit of Sustainability Awards Nominations Open
  • Parking App
  • Sustainability in New Zealand
  • Power Down for the Break
  • Events, Books, & News


Image reading, "Own less; live more."

November 2018

  • Director’s Corner: Consumerism
  • Campus Changemaker: Karen Cochran
  • Meet Our Interns
  • Gathering Around Global Goals
  • Mental Wellbeing & Sustainability
  • Evergreen Gifts
  • Events, Books, & News


Graphic with "Vote, Educate Yourself, Engage Community, Exercise Your Voice"

October 2018

  • Director’s Corner: Using Your Voice to Make a Difference
  • Campus Changemaker: Claire Wilson
  • Meet Our Interns
  • Finding a Voice
  • Mental Wellbeing & Sustainability
  • Events, Books, & News


September 2018

  • Director’s Corner: Enjoyable & Sustainable Eating on Campus
  • Campus Changemaker: Shelly Nemeroff
  • Auburn City Farmer’s Market Kicks Off
  • My Brother Jona
  • Sustaining Small Farm Sales in an Online World
  • Events, Books, & News


August 2018

  • Welcome Back
  • Sustainability Picnic
  • New at Auburn
  • While You Were Away
  • Events, Books, & News





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