Save paper by sending your 2016 season's greetings with CSU Green's beautiful and very-merry Australian flora themed eCards
Download your favourites to issue to your fellow staff members or clients before the Christmas break:
CSU has received further accolades for the leadership it has shown in becoming Australia's first certified Carbon Neutral university by winning the Green Gown Award Australasia - Carbon Reduction category.
The Award which recognises excellence in sustainability within the tertiary education sector in Australasia was presented as part of the annual Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability conference.
To read more on this terrific achievement
CSU has been recognised as one of the state's biggest movers and shakers in environmental excellence, leadership and innovation taking out the 2016 Green Globe prize at the award ceremony held at the Art Gallery of NSW.
As Australia's first carbon neutral university CSU was acknowledged for this achievement as joint winners of this year's Regional Sustainability Award along with Jaliigirr Biodiversity Alliance.
Congratulations to all finalists for your hard work and commitment to excellence in sustainability.
To read more on this great achievement
CSU has been declared Australia's first official carbon neutral university.
Certified as 'Carbon Neutral' against the National Carbon Offset Standard as part of the Australian Government's Carbon Neutral Program, CSU are once again demonstrating leadership in sustainability.
The 2015 Sustainability Scorecard is here!
Take a look and help celebrate sustainability initiatives and achievements at CSU.
The 2015 Sustainability Scorecard features:
CSU have been awarded a finalist award for the Sustainable Systems category in the 2016 Blue Star Sustainability Awards!
In recognition of CSU's sustainability achievements throughout 2016 the CSU Green team are pleased to be finalists in Keep NSW Beautiful's Blue Star Sustainability Awards recognising and celebrating the hard work of NSW citizens who promote responsible environmental management in their local area. Congratulations to the Overall Regional Sustainability Award prize winners - the city of Maitland.
Would you like to make some new friends and give something back to the environment? Conservation Volunteers Australia (CVA) is looking for Volunteers to join their Abercrombie Connections revegetation project in the beautiful Southern Tablelands of NSW.
Book for a day, to get away overnight or even stay for a 4-night Mini break!
CSU Green are providing financial support for students (3 sponsored positions) to join in on the Abercrombie Connections experience. Email the CSU Green team email@example.com for more information.
Orange campus now has an organic waste collection through CSU Green's new initiative CSU Organics.
Orange campus is collecting food scraps and other organic waste in the staff and residence kitchens.
CSU Organics a great place for your food waste!
Want to know what can go in your CSU Organics bin take a look at the factsheet
Throughout the year CSU Green hosts regular events and offers opportunities for staff and student to get involved in interesting, educational, social and engaging sustainability-related activities. Here are some of the great initiatives on offer:
Join your Campus Environment Committee
Calling for students and staff who are keen to make a difference contributing to sustainability initiatives on their campus as a member of their CEC. Contact the CSU Green team firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
CSU Green is always looking to assist with great, innovative projects that help our CSU community and the wider communities we are part of. In addition, if you are a staff member or student passionate about sustainability initiatives then be sure to get in touch with us today!
Email the CSU Green team at: email@example.com
Cycling, taking the bus, carpooling, walking – CSU promotes active transport options at all of our campuses and locations. Find out what environmentally friendly travel options are available to your campus.
Got a great idea that will help improve sustainability at CSU? Staff and students can now apply for the CSU Green Grass Roots Grant program all year round. Get in touch today.
Feeling thirsty? Find out where the free water refill stations are on your CSU campus