Sustainability

2015 Green Game Reaches Sustainability Goal

Posted: February 6, 2015 at 5:36 pm, Last Updated: February 12, 2015 at 9:41 am

The 2015 Green Game met its zero-waste goal, with students and other attendees recycling and composting 90.3 percent of waste generated at the game.

The President’s Blog: Sustainable Development Goals in a University for the World

Posted: January 23, 2015 at 4:42 pm, Last Updated: January 25, 2015 at 6:51 pm

A movement has formed under the name Action/2015 to make sure we all learn about the importance of what is at stake for the world this year.

Big Leap: Green and Gold Aims to Drop Game Waste to Zero

Posted: January 20, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: January 16, 2015 at 6:21 pm

The men’s basketball game set for 7 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Patriot Center has another goal–zero waste by recycling.

Innovative Business Models May Lead to More Sustainable Operations

Posted: January 9, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: January 8, 2015 at 5:06 pm

In “servicizing” business models, researchers find customer value is linked to the use of a product.

No Break for Sustainability During Mason’s Winter Break

Posted: December 16, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 16, 2014 at 9:05 am

By Sudha Kamath George Mason University’s commitment to sustainability continues through the two-week winter break. Mason’s energy manager is asking students, faculty and staff to do their part in conserving resources. “Taking a few minutes to complete a few actions by Dec. 19 will reduce energy use and support the Mason community in achieving our…

Mason Fellow Funded to Fight Rhino Horn Poaching as Organized Crime

Posted: December 4, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: December 3, 2014 at 11:31 am

Former investigative reporter Gretchen Peters goes after big game—the importers, not the rhino poachers or retailers.