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WashU Students: Join Us This Summer!

By Clara on February 25, 2019 in Community, Uncategorized

Still looking for summer internships in the St. Louis area? We have you covered! Our student associate program is one of the highest impact internship programs at WashU in terms of the caliber of work students produce; professional development and leadership training provided to prepare students ...

WashU Student Initiates and Launches a Greenware Program

By Clara on February 6, 2019 in Featured, homepage, Waste

Only a few years ago, WashU student Jenny Fang had one primary sustainability mission in mind—to reduce single-use disposable plastic waste while also saving money. Her idea has since manifested itself into the new Greenware Program, a reusable dishware loan program that is now available for Wash...

Students Advocate for a Straw-Free Campus

By Clara on December 18, 2018 in Featured, Food, homepage, Uncategorized, Waste

Every day, between 170 million and 390 million straws are used and thrown out in the United States (according to a recent New York Times fact check). Overall, over 8 million metric tons of plastic makes its way into our oceans every year, killing marine life that ingests it, introducing dangerous...