Green Greetings

Are you a new or returning student looking to learn more about sustainability on Pitt’s campus? Check out these virtual sessions in July and August 2020!

Pitt’s Student Office of Sustainability (SOOS)  and Pitt’s Eco-Reps have developed short, virtual sessions on sustainability initiatives at the University.  Sessions will be offered via Zoom and recorded for later viewing!

Building a Sustainable Pitt Community (July 31 @ 3:30pm EST) 

Working locally, thinking globally! Join the Student Office of Sustainability and Pitt’s Office of Sustainability to see where we have been, where we are going, and how you can contribute to a culture of sustainability on campus.

Facilitators:

Zach Delaney (he, him, his), Co-Director, Student Office of Sustainability; Class of 2021, Environmental Science

Samantha Ford (she, her, hers), Sustainability Projects Coordinator, Office of Sustainability

Healthy Ride (Aug 6 @ 3:30pm EST)

Healthy Ride, Pittsburgh’s bike share system, is a great way to get to, from, and around campus. Learn how to activate your account and start riding, plus tips to make your first ride a success.

Facilitators:

Nick Goodfellow, (he, him, his), Sustainability Coordinator, Business & Auxiliary Services

Jules Cooper (she, her, hers), Program Associate, Student Office of Sustainability; Class of 2021, Environmental Studies

Understanding Recycling &  Reusables on Campus (August 7 @ 3:30pm EST)

Recycling might be a straightforward process, but it requires mindful participation.  Join us to learn what it takes to make recycling at Pitt successful and how to safely use our reusable bag programs this semester.

Facilitators:

Aaron Carr (he, him, his), Eco-Rep, Business and Auxiliary Services; Class of 2022, Environmental Science

Jules Cooper (she, her, hers), Program Associate, Student Office of Sustainability; Class of 2021, Environmental Studies

Anfernee La Cruz (He, him, his), Senior Program Associate, Student Office of Sustainability; Class of 2021(ish), Environmental Studies,

Register here & a Zoom link will be emailed to you!