For questions about these events, contact the UMSL Sustainability Office.



GREEN TEAM MEETINGS

Tuesday, October 15 | 3:30PM - 4:30PM | MSC Fireside Lounge

Tuesday, November 19 | 3:30PM - 4:30PM | MSC Fireside Lounge

The UMSL Green Campus Advisory Council is an effort to involve members of the campus community, at all levels, to help realize the goals present in the UMSL Campus Sustainability Action Plan. As a "Green Team" advisor, you have the opportunity to provide meaningful service to UMSL, while networking across campus and promoting and encouraging sustainable actions and attitudes. The meetings will be held on the third Tuesday of the month (Sept 17, Oct 15, and Nov 19) in the MSC Fireside Lounge.

 

LIFE OUTSIDE FESTIVAL

Saturday, September 21 | 10:00 - 4:00PM | St. Vincent County Park

Great Rivers Greenway will be hosting their fourth annual festival right down the trail from campus! The Life Outside Festival is exclusively about engaging event-goers with new outdoor experiences. Partner organizations from across the region will be at the event, offering attendees the opportunity to see, try and learn about a variety of outdoor activities in a free, fun and supportive environment. Activities will include outdoor experiences related to active living, camping, climbing, cycling, mind and body, nature and conservation, paddling and running. Visit the UMSL Sustainability "Biking on Campus" webpage for more information about how the St. Vincent Greenway connects to campus, and how this event might be within walking distance.

 

BIKE MAINTENANCE WORSHOP

Thursday, September 26 | 3:00 - 4:30PM | Outside the RWC by the Bike Racks

The Ferguson Bike Shop is coming to campus for a lunch & learn workshop. This means you can learn bike repair & upkeep as you cruise around campus. This is a great way to get over your fear of not being able to fix a flat... so you can get around by bike! The event will be held on September 26 outside the Recreation & Wellness Center near the bike racks.

 

FALL CLOTHING SWAPS

Thursday, September 12 | 2:00 - 5:30PM | MSC Quarters Lounge in The Nosh

Thursday, October 10 | 2:00 - 5:30PM | MSC Quarters Lounge in The Nosh

Thursday, November 14 | 2:00 - 5:30PM | MSC Quarters Lounge in The Nosh

This semester, UMSL Sustainability will be hosting the beloved clothing swap once a month!! Clothing swaps are a great way to clean out your closet and add to your wardrobe without breaking the bank. Check in with us on social media to find out more details about how you can score some free clothes at these wardrobe refresh sessions!