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Students for Sustainability (SfS)

Students for Sustainability (SfS) is a student environmental organization geared towards the implementation and development of environmentally conscious and sustainable initiatives. SfS is focused on “greening” our campus community through hands on projects and environmental education programs. The…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/active-tips/students-for-sustainability-sfs/

Free the Planet

Free the Planet (FTP) is a student environmental organization at the University of Pittsburgh working on campus and in the community to foster awareness about important environmental issues while taking action to resolve them. FTP’s primary goal is…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/active-tips/free-the-planet/

Epsilon Eta

Epsilon Eta is an environmental honors fraternity dedicated to academics, environmental service and professional development. Pitt’s only environmental honors fraternity is comprised of students of all majors who share a common goal of bringing their environmental values to…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/active-tips/epsilon-eta/

University of Thriftsburgh

A student-run thrift store, the University of Thriftsburgh is a working model of sustainability and encourages students to think about how to reuse and recycle in a whole new light! Buying secondhand clothing reduces textile waste, cuts carbon, and promotes…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/active-tips/university-of-thriftsburgh/

Feel Good

FeelGood is a student-led movement with a mission to end world poverty, one grilled cheese at a time.

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/active-tips/feel-good/

Food Recovery Heroes

Food Recovery Heroes is the University of Pittsburgh’s chapter of the Food Recovery Network. The Food Recovery Network unites students at colleges and universities to fight food waste and hunger by recovering surplus food from campus dining halls…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/active-tips/food-recovery-heroes/

Pitt Bike Cave

The Pitt Bike Cave is an inclusive bicycle cooperative, maintenance, & teaching shop open to students, staff, faculty, and anyone else with an interest in biking.  Come repair your bike, , receive safety and educational materials, participate in…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/active-tips/bicycle-cave/

Plant2Plate Student Garden

Plant2Plate is a student organization at the University of Pittsburgh consisting of 3 elements: the farm, the kitchen, and the community. Plant2Plate manages an urban garden on campus, which provides produce for students and a local food bank,…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/active-tips/plant2plate/

Real Food Pitt

Real Food Pitt is a team of interns devoted to the Real Food Challenge on the University of Pittsburgh’s campus. The Challenge is a national nonprofit aimed at improving our food system so that it nourishes the earth…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/active-tips/real-food-pitt/

Engineers for a Sustainable World

Engineers for a Sustainable World is a national non-profit which brings together technically minded people to impact problems of sustainability both locally and globally. While projects vary between chapters, ESW at Pitt is focused primarily on local and…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/active-tips/engineers-for-a-sustainable-world/