Category Archives: Campus Initiatives

New Charging Station and Mural

ShareTweet Last September Tufts worked with National Grid to install an electric vehicle charging station in the Dowling parking garage on the first level. In order to make the charging station more visible, Tufts Recycles was commissioned to create a … Continue reading

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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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R2epack Continues!

ShareTweet With students moving out every day now, the piles of unwanted clothes, lamps, mirrors, and school supplies keep rising. But our trash may be someone’s treasure! All the clothes we collect from R2epack go to Goodwill, and the Tufts … Continue reading

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Green Bean Earth Day Challenge 2014!

ShareTweet   Earth Day is important for everyone, and this year there’s even more reason to participate! The best recyclers will be entered to win several amazing prizes; anyone with access to large amounts of empty glass and aluminum containers … Continue reading

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Final Recyclemania Scores!

ShareTweet   After a heated 8 weeks of competition, Recyclemania has come to a close with a bang as the final scores for all of the dorms and houses have been recorded. So, without further ado, we present to you … Continue reading

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ROUND ONE GRADES ARE OUT!

ShareTweet     The winning dorm and houses this round were… WREN, JEWISH CULTURE and 9-11 SUNSET!!! Residences rounding out the bottom are Houston, Haskell, and Start House. Round two grading starts now- plenty of time to climb the ranks! … Continue reading

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Recyclemania Update: Week 3

ShareTweet Tufts Recycles! is currently working to promote Recyclemania, a national competition that runs from Feb. 2 to April 8. The Per Capita Classic division has 312 competing schools and Tufts has moved up from 65th Week 3. Tufts Recycles! also has been … Continue reading

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The Freedom to Freecycle!

ShareTweet It’s that time of the year, where your laundry basket is overflowing, and you’re realizing that maybe you don’t actually need the multiple lamps you bought at the beginning of the school year. Being a model citizen, you decide … Continue reading

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Lift The Lid Poster!

ShareTweet   Be on the lookout for these new posters – they will be put up around campus soon!

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Lift The Lid!

ShareTweet You’re finishing up a great cup of coffee from the rez, and, being a responsible student, go to recycle it. But wait – what? This coffee cup doesn’t fit easily into the hole in the paper recycling bin! And … Continue reading

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