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Edible Insects: Food for Thought

By Clara on April 16, 2019

On April 1, a mix of professors, St. Louis residents, and students joined the Office of Sustainab...

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  • April 18, 2019 • 11 AM – 1 PM

This event will be held in the BJCIH Lobby due to inclement weather! The bike tune-up has been postponed to Thursday, May 2nd. Thank you for your understanding.   The 2019 WUSM Earth Day Festival will feature the following exhibitors: Bi-State Development Bon Appetit EarthWays Center FedEx Great Rivers Greenway Lactation Room Program Metropolitan St. […]

  • April 20, 2019 • 11 AM – 2 PM
  • 2 departure locations: Danforth and WUSM

Celebrate public transit and urban agriculture at its finest!  Register now to take a ride on the Metrolink to the Food Roof, a rooftop farm in downtown St. Louis. Participants will get a chance to tour the 10,000 square foot farm, sample some of local produce and see the way the Food Roof’s innovative approach to […]

  • April 25, 2019 • 3 PM – 4 PM
  • January 110

The Sustainability Exchange students will be displaying the deliverables of their semester-long projects. They will be presenting posters so please stop by at any time, enjoy refreshments, and stay as long as you can. We look forward to seeing you there! Spring 2109 Projects include: Urban Agriculture: Launch a community garden program with the restorative […]

  • April 27, 2019 • 11 AM
  • meet at 11 am at Hillman Hall on Forsyth

Join us for a pedal-powered excursion to Forest Park, where the 30th St. Louis Earth Day Festival will be kicking off. The festival is a community tradition to learn about sustainable products and services offered by local businesses and organizations, meet local area non-profits that share Earthday 365 values, as well as showcasing local entertainment […]