Category Archives: Campus Initiatives

R2ePACK. Or, the dirty things you left behind

ShareTweet The spring semester is over, and campus is dead. You’ve packed up, moved out, and gone home for the summer. But  the work’s not over…at least for the Tufts Recycles! team. If you’ve been on campus these past few … Continue reading

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Move Out at Tufts

ShareTweet It’s that magical time of year again. Spring Fling is over, masses are flocking to Tisch to study for finals, and everyone is freaking out about graduating/grades/summer internships. Amid the chaos, it may slip your mind that you haven’t … Continue reading

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GreenBean boxes are now in the lobby of some dorms!

ShareTweet This semester, all proceeds raised from depositing donated bottle and cans into Tufts’ own GreenBean Recycling Machine will go toward Timmy Global Health, a national non-profit that expands healthcare access to impoverished communities in Guatemala, Ecuador, the Dominican Republic … Continue reading

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Introducing Rerun Shoes at Tufts!

ShareTweet If you saunter into Tisch Sports Center, there’s now a recycling bin for shoes! Partnering with the full-service footwear recycling company, Rerun Shoes, the new shoe bin in the gym will accept all types of shoes (without holes). These … Continue reading

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Green Bean Machine

ShareTweet You may have seen our team hard at work chalking about the Green Bean Machine this afternoon. Follow the dollar signs over to the lower level of the Campus Center and earn money for recycling!      

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R²ePack 2012 By The Numbers (And In Pictures!)

ShareTweet Happy summer to all graduating and returning students! While you were packing up your dorm rooms and fiddling with CollegeBoxes, the TuftsRecycles! team was hard at work collecting assorted items for R²ePACK 2012.  What is R²ePACK?! Good question! R²ePACK … Continue reading

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Results for the RecycleManiacs!

ShareTweet The “March madness” of the second half of RecycleMania has come to an end, and we at TR would like to thank all of you who helped to make this year’s RecycleMania such a success. Whether it was by … Continue reading

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2012 RecycleMania Mid-Point Results

ShareTweet We know you’ve been waiting on the edge of your seats for these RecycleMania mid-competition results, so here they are. There are two categories, one for dormitories and one for small houses. For more specific grades regarding each floor … Continue reading

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RecycleMania – Recycle Strong!

ShareTweet With the start of the new semester comes the beginning of everyone’s favorite competition–the MANIA of RecycleMania has arrived at Tufts! Between February 5 and March 31, Tufts Recycles! interns will be visiting each of the dormitories and university-owned … Continue reading

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Tufts RecycleMania Winners Announced

ShareTweet The semester long recycling competition has concluded, and we’ve got some winners to congratulate. We are proud of Haskell for being the only dormitory in first place! In the house category, we have an impressive five-way tie: Bayit, 92-94 … Continue reading

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