15 Apr

Commuter Challenge – April 2024

From April 15, 2024 at 12:00 am to April 26, 2024 at 11:59 pm

Join us for the April 2024 Commuter Challenge! This campus-wide challenge celebrates, supports and encourages the use of sustainable transportation at WashU. It runs from April 15 – 26, 2024 and is part of April’s Active Transportation Month. Eligible forms of commute include: biking, carpooling, vanpooling (med campus only), taking public transit or shuttles, and walking. Winners will […]

1 Feb

WUSM Farmers Market

February 1, 2024 to December 19, 2024
Every week
10:00 am

The WashU School of Medicine Farmers Market is held year-round, rain or shine, EVERY Thursday from 10:00am – 2:00pm. The market will be held inside in McDonnell Pediatrics lobby on rainy days and during the winter months. During the spring, summer, and fall, the market will take place outdoors at the University of Health Sciences […]

25 Apr

WashU Earth Day Festival

April 25, 2024
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
McDonnell Pediatrics Research Building Atrium

Come celebrate Earth Day and learn about all of the sustainable initiatives happening at WashU! The WashU Earth Day Festival will take place on the School of Medicine Campus across the McDonnell Pediatrics Building Atrium and UHSP Quad on Thursday, April 25, from 10am – 2pm. If you are interested in hosting a table at […]

29 Oct

E-Waste Recycling and Confidential Paper Shredding Event (WUSM)

October 29, 2024
8:00 am - 10:30 am
Food Truck area, corner of Scott Ave. & Taylor Ave. WUSM

Electronic waste (or “e-waste”) has historically had a very low rate of recycling, at only 12.5%. While it comprises only a small percent of all waste, it represents the vast majority of toxic waste in landfills. Additionally, it is the fastest growing source of landfill waste. However, when recycled, many highly valuable materials can be recovered […]