Southwestern University

Sustainability

Proud to be one of the nation’s most environmentally responsible colleges, Southwestern shows its commitment to sustainable practices throughout campus with student-led initiatives, grant-funded projects, and the participation of the entire SU community.

Contact

Veronica Johnson

Veronica Johnson

Sustainability Coordinator

Phone

512.863.1660
Veronica Johnson

Veronica Johnson

Sustainability Coordinator

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Sustainability News

Southwestern also partnered with Lippert Components to equip the rooms in Brown and Moody–Shearn with EnviroSpring Mattresses, which are made from 100% recyclable materials and are also manufactured using zero-waste practices.

Sustainable Furniture Comes to Southwestern

Rooms in two residence halls will be furnished with environmentally friendly bed frames, dressers, desks, and mattresses.

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Southwestern University - A 2019 Tree Campus USA®

In Good Company: Building a Climate of Sustainability at SU

“Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” —Archbishop Desmond Tutu

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Bee Campus USA - Southwestern University

Southwestern Becomes the 87th Bee Campus USA

SU is certified by the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

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