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President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s leadership inspired this nation during another most difficult time in world history. Through his timeless vision, FDR’s words still inspire the RU community to reduce its carbon footprint, energy and water consumption and conserve its resources sustainably.
"Roosevelt University is committed to being at the forefront of sustainability practices by continuously working to integrate measurable sustainability efforts throughout its campuses and by providing advice and leadership to the members of the University community." - President Middleton
To achieve this end, Roosevelt University Green Campus has completed a substantial array of projects which are already reducing emissions and actively protecting the environment. The University also has plans to continuously improve its energy, emissions, land use and water footprint.
On November 15th, the Institute of Cultural Affairs(ICA) will be hosting a new type of energy forum as part of their Accelerate 77 program. Join us for an interactive day exploring the future of energy in Chicago through ignite sessions,…
The RUrbanPioneers Community Garden wrapped its second season this week with the first frost. Gardens tended by Food2You were particularly successful, with vegetables served on campus in soups and recipes all summer long. The garden also provided rich learning experiences for…
Eight new members of the University community joined RU’s Environmental Sustainability Committee this month. Hailing from faculty, staff and administration, these new members will help RU advance its sustainable agenda including improving waste diversion via recycling, reducing energy use, expanding…More News