Double Sided is the Default!

On December 6, 2013 By

Let’s keep the paper printing to a minimum! Beginning in spring 2014, all computers at Chapman, with the exception of the printers in the law school,  Dodge College, and nine standalone printers associated with various departments, will be set to automatically print double-sided papers in an effort to save paper. This initiative towards paper conservation [...]

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Every two years, the U.S. Department of Energy sponsors The Solar Decathlon, a competition for students to showcase cutting-edge designs in sustainable living.  Previously the prestigious competition was held on the National Mall in Washington, DC, but when organizers said they were looking for a new home, Chapman Political Science Professor Fred Smoller proposed [...]

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Sustain Chapman

On August 22, 2013 By

As a new school year starts there are always a lot of questions about how to get involved with sustainability initiatives on campus. Here are a few ways to get plugged into the sustainability community on Chapman’s Campus!

Help in the Community Garden: Chapman University has a community garden in the Davis Residence Quad. [...]

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The Chapman Campus Garden has been established by faculty, students and staff as to be an interdisciplinary learning space driven by student and faculty interests. With generous donations from 16 departments on campus, the garden has been started with fruit trees, planters for vegetables and herbs, and drought-friendly plants. The garden is a space for students, faculty, and staff to use in support of curriculum and in campus [...]

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Chapman University’s custodial services are provided by ARAMARK. Read on to learn about the innovative cleaning products they have brought to campus that not only keep Chapman looking sharp and students, faculty and staff healthy, but also protect the environment.

At ARAMARK Higher Education, we continually reach beyond today’s advances to uncover those innovations that [...]

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Green Hours

On March 6, 2013 By

On April 3rd,  between the hours of 12:00 pm and 3:00 pm Chapman University will be hosting its very first Green Hours Event! At this time we are asking all students, faculty, and staff to do the following:

Turn off any unnecessary lights and switch to task lighting or daylighting if its available Set your thermostats to [...]

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Restaurant Services

On March 4, 2013 By

Waste. Chapman University Restaurant Services by Sodexo has launched an initiative to decrease pre-consumer kitchen waste and have (for the past year and a half) assisted in the education of post-consumer waste reduction. How you may ask? With the help of student interns, campus volunteers, members of Sodexo’s Student Board of Directors and Chapman [...]

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Are your closets are full to overflowing with clothes you just don’t wear?

Do you keep wearing the same things over and over because you can’t find what you are looking for?

Did you forget you have an amazing shirt or rocking pair of pants because they got crammed in the back of the closet?

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