Sustainability Initiative at Aquinas College
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The Center for Sustainability heads the AQ Sustainability Initiative which provides an on-going process to assure that Aquinas College is the kind of place where people love to work and learn. The initiative encompasses programs that promote environmental restoration while strengthening community relationships and improving financial stability. Click here to go to the About Page
 
Presently, the Center for Sustainability is focused on the implementation of the Zero-Waste Initiative. This aggressive initiative is in place to elevate the conversation about waste and sustainability at the college, guiding us to our goal of being the first college campus in the nation to achieve Zero Waste. To learn more about the Zero Waste Initiative, click here.

Winners of the 2018 Great Guru Garbage Games!

What's New with the AQ Sustainability Initiative?

Register for the We All Live Here Service Day
Winner of the AQ Unplugged: Energy Competition
Winner of the Great Guru Garbage Games
Tip the Scale: A Waste Diversion Competition

Holmdene's New Water Station
Disposing of off-campus waste
Library Waste Audit Delivers Impressive Results and Interesting Findings
Aquinas Ranks 10th in the Country in Recycling Competition
AQ Great Ideas Competition
Alksnis Athletic & Recreation Building LEED Silver Certified
Aquinas ranks high on the Princeton Review list

 

Experiencing Economicology & Sustainability - October 2018

The immersion experience titled “Experiencing Economicology & Sustainability” will introduce high school students (9th through 12th grade) to the important concepts of Economicology and sustainability. The program is intentionally organized with hands-on activities and opportunities for reflection. 

Economicology Forums

Videos of economicology forums are now available online with an ELM login. To access the videos, click here.