New residence hall approved for construction, expected to open in fall 2015

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Case Western Reserve undergraduates are set to get a new housing option starting in the fall of 2015 now that university and municipal officials have approved construction of a 290-bed residence hall. The five-story, $40

Donate electronics during free e-waste drive Oct. 25

RET3

The non-profit, e-waste recycler RET3 will be on campus Friday, Oct. 25, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to collect e-waste materials on campus. Anyone from the University Circle or Case Western Reserve University community

E-Waste Drive previously scheduled for today is canceled

Due to a variety of events occurring on/near campus and the lack of available parking spaces for the RET3 truck, the E-Waste Drive will not take place Friday, Oct. 4. The drive is expected

Chuck and Char Fowler give $6 million for Fowler Family Fellows

Chuck and Char Fowler

Commitment raises total for sustainable value to $16 million Chuck Fowler’s leadership of Fairmount Minerals proves conclusively that companies really can do good and do well. But persuading others to embrace sustainable value involves more

CWRU to award Inamori Ethics Prize to Patagonia’s Yvon Chouinard Sept. 12

CWRU to award Inamori Ethics Prize to Patagonia’s Yvon Chouinard Sept. 12

Yvon Chouinard and Patagonia Inc., the environmentally conscious company he founded, prove that social responsibility and profitability aren’t mutually exclusive. The premier outdoor gear and clothing enterprise fosters employee wellness with flexible hours and onsite

Celebrate Earth Day with visits to local farms, ”low-carbon Iron Chef” contest

Bon Appetit, the Student Sustainability Council and the Office for Sustainability are collaborating to organize two events to celebrate Earth Day. Students are invited to visit two local farms Bon Appetit sources food from on

Help counter misinformation about climate change during Ethics Table meeting

Some ground rules for discussing ethics and morals

The Ethics Table brown bag lunch series will continue Wednesday, April 17, with a working lunch with the Sustainability Alliance to launch a website focused on countering misinformation around climate change and related policy. Join

Fowler Center’s Roger Saillant to discuss energy, sustainability and spirituality in upcoming talk

Roger Saillant

On April 21, the Church of the Covenant will host Roger Saillant, executive director of the Fowler Center for Sustainable Value at Case Western Reserve University’s Weatherhead School of Management, who will discuss the

Ethics Table, Sustainability Alliance team up for look at eco-friendly businesses

Some ground rules for discussing ethics and morals

This week’s Ethics Table brown bag lunch will join the Sustainability Alliance’s lunch, featuring guest speaker Chris Laszlo of the Weatherhead School of Management. Laszlo and the Sustainability Alliance will consider the possibilities for

Join campus sustainability groups today for a public waste sort

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In the spirit of RecycleMania, all members of the campus community are invited to check out the Student Sustainability Council and the sustainability office’s public waste sort in front of Bingham Building today from