Category Archives: Composting at Matriculation

Orientation/Move-In 2012 – Welcome to Tufts!

ShareTweet by C.J. Welcome returning students and class of 2016! As we enter the 2012-2013 academic year, we at TuftsRecycles! would like to keep you up to date on our work towards greater sustainability on campus. Here’s what we’ll be … Continue reading

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Composting at Matriculation 2011

ShareTweet by Danielle Cotter The class of 2015 was admitted to Tufts in its strongest undergraduate admissions cycle yet, and on their first day on the hill, they learned how to compost. This year’s matriculation meals were almost completely compost-friendly; … Continue reading

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Workers Needed for Matriculation 2011 Luncheon

ShareTweet by Danielle Cotter With just a few hours of your time, YOU can help make this year’s matriculation zero waste efforts successful, and get paid doing so! Just three years ago, food waste was composted for the first time … Continue reading

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2010 Matriculation Luncheon- Volunteers Needed

ShareTweet by Dawn Quirk With just a few hours of your time, YOU can help make this year’s matriculation zero waste efforts successful. Please give us a hand! Two years ago was the first time food waste was composted during … Continue reading

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Boxes, Boxes, Everywhere!

ShareTweet by Dawn Quirk The beginning of a new year- the smell of an empty dorm room, soon to be filled with junk. But not all that junk carted up by the parents stays in the room. What happens to … Continue reading

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“My fork is made of corn?”

ShareTweet by Kelsey Schur Surprised statements like this peppered the hubbub of the largest orientation events this year, when Tufts Dining, Facilities, the Office of Sustainability and TuftsRecycles! introduced composting to the massive freshman feasts. New signs about composting decorated … Continue reading

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