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Climathon challenges teams to create sustainable housing solutions

Climathon challenges teams to create sustainable housing solutions

October 28, 2018

The walls were plastered with water level prediction maps, whiteboards were covered with mapping diagrams and tapping sounds indicated the focused coding of climate hackathon participants at the second...

LBSU looks to ‘greener’ practices with new sustainability commission

LBSU looks to ‘greener’ practices with new sustainability commission

Suzane Jlelati, News Assistant

October 28, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Today

With the new Imagine Beach 2030 initiative commencing in less than a month, university officials are looking at ways to increase sustainable usage on campus, one way being the creation of the Presidentia...

Green Games provides students with interactive approach to sustainability

Green Games provides students with interactive approach to sustainability

October 24, 2018

There is no time to waste when it comes to providing sustainable solutions for our actual waste on-campus, at least according to the information provided at Green Games, an eco-friendly event held at t...

‘Herb’ your enthusiasm

‘Herb’ your enthusiasm

October 17, 2018

College life, for many, includes living a rather fast-paced lifestyle, one devoid of what may be perceived as time-consuming — home cooking. According to an article by Roberto Ferdman for The Washing...

Vertical planting systems make debut on campus

Vertical planting systems make debut on campus

September 11, 2018

Students walking by The Nugget Pub and Grill this semester may have noticed leafy greens and vegetables sprouting from white, towering pillars. This new installment isn't just for looks, the 20 new hydr...

Student farmers plant their roots at CSULB garden

Student farmers plant their roots at CSULB garden

April 10, 2018

Forget that can of ravioli, at-risk students who use the Beach Pantry now have access to fresh and organic vegetables — grown right here at Cal State Long Beach. The Grow Beach Organic Garden completed its ...

CSULB takes on the Real Food Challenge

CSULB takes on the Real Food Challenge

October 22, 2017

In an effort to promote a more sustainable style of food, Cal State Long Beach is currently in the process of achieving a new food policy to increase spending on locally grown, ecologically friendly produc...

Students have the chance to learn what they can do to preserve the planet

Sahara Barba, Staff Writer

October 1, 2017

Filed under ASI, Campus, Events, News, Today

In an attempt to make Cal State Long Beach a more eco-friendly campus, Physical Planning and Facilities Management recently installed the biggest solar panels project in the Cal State University system. Sustainability and Associated Students Inc. are hosting several events throughout October intended to raise environmental awareness, including competitions to win prizes. Since the competitions are monthlong, sustainab...