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Environmental Club

IT’S FAIR TIME!!

by Alumni Posts April 15, 2013

This Thursday, April 18th, is the 3rd annual Environmental Fair! It will be happening from 11-2, in the meadow (weather permitting) or in the AMC of Medaille Hall! To remind you all how awesome the fair is, I’ll show you some pictures from last year. Don’t forget you can borrow bikes from Environmental Club! Raffle […]

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More Herbs

by Alumni Posts April 8, 2013

A few weeks ago, I mentioned Rosemary Grove and its partnership with the Environmental Club. Rosemary Grove, I’ll reiterate, is a store that focuses on Fair Trade items, which ensures that the producers of the items were paid fairly and had good working conditions. I’m pleased to announce that last Thursday we had a benefit […]

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Fair is Fair

by Alumni Posts March 4, 2013

As I may have mentioned before – or if I haven’t, I’m about to start – every year the Environmental Club puts on an “Environmental Fair” to help educate the community about various eco-friendly/green businesses and organizations in St. Louis. In the past, we’ve featured organic/local food, the Fontbonne garden, endangered animals, electronic recycling, second-hand […]

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My Recent Environmental Club Purchase…

by Alumni Posts February 19, 2013

…Slick new wheel for our bike! They all should be back in action soon!

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What Goes Around Comes Back Around

by Alumni Posts February 11, 2013

Well, I’m sure I talk about this subject every year, but it’s worth mentioning again – it’s Recyclemania time!! From February 3rd through March 30th, Fontbonne is in a nation-wide competition with other colleges to see who can pound for pound recycle the most. Our output is weighed each week, and we get to see […]

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It’s More Than Just Mardi Gras…

by Alumni Posts October 22, 2012

This weekend proved to be yet another filled with wonderful and exciting things! And when I say that, I mean that it was the weekend that Environmental Club took a trip to Soulard Farmers Market. Soulard is home to one of St. Louis’ largest markets, and the selection is massive. Far from only providing fruits […]

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Box It Up

by Alumni Posts September 24, 2012

Hopefully you saw me and my fellow Environmental Clubbers selling “Griffin Go Boxes” last week. But just in case you didn’t, we’ll be back again on the 24th and 26th in DSAC and Ryan Hall!! Why the increased publicity for Fontbonne’s favorite reusable takeout item? Because starting October 15th, Fontbonne is completely removing styrofoam from […]

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Take Out the Trash

by Alumni Posts September 17, 2012

Now that my blog is back in action, I know that everyone is dying to hear more about what the Environmental Club is up to. Here’s a quick refresher on what we’re all about: -Promoting reusing and recycling on campus -Providing more local and organic food choices in the dining halls -Reducing energy use and […]

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Fair Weather Ahead

by Alumni Posts April 9, 2012

What I’m really pumped about right now: Next week (Tuesday, April 17, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., to be precise) is the second annual Environmental Fair! It’s always the Environmental Club’s biggest event, so I’m glad it’s finally coming together. It should be even bigger and better than last year’s – and hopefully the […]

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An Irksome Subject and BICYCLES!!

by Alumni Posts March 7, 2012

Hello everyone, This week I do not really know what to talk about. It has been a semi-stressful week because of my least favorite class… biology. Do you have a class where you don’t necessarily hate it, but you have the hardest time understanding it? Okay, maybe a little hate is in the mix. Biology […]

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