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Students outside East Campus

Environment ·

East Campus Receives LEED Gold Certification

East Campus is the latest AU facility to be receive U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED Gold rating.
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Participants at the annual Sustainability Awareness Basketball game

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Men’s Basketball Hosting 7th Annual Sustainability-Themed Game

Cheer on AU men’s basketball and celebrate university’s environmental accomplishments.
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Students signing a pledge to not use single-use plastics

Environment ·

Sustainability and Zero Waste Teams Spearhead Single-Use Plastic Reduction Campaign

University community signs pledge to use reusable utensils to help reduce waste.
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KSB Alumni Jeremy Jensen

Business ·

Go with the Flow

Kogod alum Jeremy Jensen believes flow states are the key to a productive, motivating, and happy career.
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Light switch with a sticker that reads,

Environment ·

AU Facilities Management Gets Ready for Curtailment

Each winter break for the past seven years, AU Facilities Management ensures lights are turned off, non-essential cords are unplugged, and thermostats are turned down, all in a process to save energy while students and staff are away.
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New LED lights in Campus Bookstore

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Bright Lights, Big Savings: LED Lights Installed in Fitness Center and Campus Store

New lighting fixtures will help reduce energy consumption on campus.
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The British royal coat of arms of a lion and a unicorn, with the words, British Embassy Washington

Environment ·

British Embassy Calls On AU Students’ Expertise To Eliminate Single-Use Plastics

AU students present research and recommendations to embassy staff, including the deputy head of mission
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Members of the Energy and Engineering team, with Clawed

Buildings ·

How American University’s Energy & Engineering Team Spent Its Summer

Team members found opportunities throughout the season to engage staff and students about their on-campus energy-savings efforts.
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Underground heating and cooling pipes

Environment ·

AU Energy Savings To Be Maximized With New Underground Heating System

Installation of hot-water heating system expected to improve energy efficiency and produce carbon savings.
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Bar Graph showing number of Meat Recalls by Issue during 2018

Business ·

Food Safety: How Blockchain Mitigates Losses During U.S. Meat Recalls

Food Safety: How Blockchain Mitigates Losses During U.S. Meat Recalls.
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