Centre named a Tree Campus USA for third straight year

Centre College was recently named a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation for the third year in a row. Created in 2008, Tree Campus USA honors colleges and universities across the United States for engaging their campus communities in conservation goals and for effective campus forest management.Toyota helped launch the program and continues

By |2013-02-21T14:37:22-05:00February 21st, 2013|News, Sustainable Centre|

Ready, set, recycle! RecycleMania begins Feb. 3

Beginning Feb. 3, Centre will be in it to win it with RecycleMania. For eight weeks, Centre will be one of numerous colleges and universities across the United States and Canada competing to see which campus can recycle the most waste per capita, which has the best recycling rate as a percentage of total waste and

By |2013-01-31T14:56:11-05:00January 31st, 2013|News, Sustainable Centre|

Centre receives $25,000 Environmental Protection Agency grant

Centre recently received a substantial award from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that will allow the College and its community to live in a more environmentally responsible way. Starting next fall, the $24,998 grant from the EPA will be used in a project called “Centre Composts: Nutrient Cycles on Campus and in the Curricula.” Compost—organic

By |2019-11-18T21:02:46-05:00November 8th, 2012|News, Sustainable Centre|