Did you ever think a trash can could send a message to an iPad? I know I didn’t… until I found out about the BigBelly Solar trash and recycling collection system! These nifty bins use a solar-powered management console and a command center to decrease the frequency of waste pick-up. Each bin compacts its
Chapman University faculty are stepping up and leading the way in educating students about a more sustainable future. By developing courses related to sustainability, faculty are helping students and the Chapman community to understand the importance of sustainability in their everyday lives. In a recent survey looking at ways in which faculty integrate sustainability
Maybe you keep hearing people talk about their CSA box and you keep wondering what in the world are they talking about? You’ve probably come up with all kinds of possible meanings… Chapman Sponsored Athletics? Cute Snuggly Animals (though you do wonder why they are keeping them in boxes)? College Survival Artillery (Which is probably where
Most of the time we think of working out as something we do that’s good for our health, whether it be our waist line, to reduce stress, blow off steam, or just generally keep ourselves in balance. We don’t necessarily think of it as something that has a direct positive, impact on the planet.
Now that you’ve greened your dorm room it’s time to examine a few simple ways that you can green your life at Chapman University! The clothesline is much more than a wrestling move! Running a typical clothes dryer for one hour uses about 4kWh. For Chapman residents that means that roughly 4lbs of carbon is generated every time a
Every year as young men and women across the country embark on their exciting new lives as college students (or return as upper classmen) thousands of tons of garbage is generated as new dorm rooms are outfitted. Luckily, it has never been easier on both the planet and your wallet to green your
At Chapman University we really like being at the top of the pack. We love that our school is recognized for its top notch film school and our commitment to academics. We are honored to host Nobel Laureates and Peace Prize recipients, TedX speakers, and distinguished diplomats. We take great pride in our student-athletes and can’t wait