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    Why Sustainability?

    Sustainability is a spectrum, not a destination. We’re not here to simply define the word. We’re here to live up to it. 

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    The idea of sustainability is fluid, changing over time and meaning different things to different people. We, the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse community, define sustainability as being both a local and global interaction between economy, environment, and society.  Through education and programming, we will provide students, faculty, staff and the community with the knowledge and skills to be environmentally responsible citizens who consider the effects of their actions and the actions of others around them.

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  • Got a Green idea for campus?

    The next opportunity to apply for funding from the Green Fund will be during the Fall 2014 semester. Students can apply during the school year for a Green Fund mini-grant of up to $2000. Please contact Ian Wright at greenfund@uwlax.edu for more information.