Past Events & News

Past Events & News


Fall 2010
recycle bags Recycling is an ongoing project! The library made a display to showcase the problem of wasted paper in the Trustee Library and Redwine Computer Labs. MORE…
tn_barrels Rain Barrels have been installed on campus! MORE…
costa rica Costa Rica – “The Rich Coast” 

“Full of adventure, beauty, captivating culture and rich biodiversity, Costa Rica is a prime location to deepen your connection toCampus Ecology peers while studying global warming, sustainable travel and leadership. We search for all kinds of wildlife and learn about the successful sustainable development strategies that have made Costa Rica famous for conservation and ecotourism.” MORE…


Spring 2010
tn_Greenathon Who’s ever heard of Plucking leaves to save trees? 

Yet this is what students, faculty and staff did with the Greenathon Tree! Guided by Rev. Don Harrison, the project gives the campus community a chance to commit to activities that lead toward sustainability… MORE…

Water Music: Handel With Care 

Through the Fine Arts information is transmitted, ideas are born, inspiration happens, and individuals begin to consider other possibilities for solving the problems in their lives. Brenau’s Music and Theater Departments have collaborated in a program to raise the awareness of the importance of water in our daily lives.MORE…


Fall 2009
tn_DrSchrader The Capacity to Endure, a message from Dr. Ed Schrader 

“We are pushing awareness of sustainability to the forefront at Brenau because it is the right thing to do, not only for the sustainability of our planet, but also for the sustainability of liberal arts education.”

tn_MsBrenau Miss Brenau 2010 Competition 

The contestants for Miss Brenau 2010 were asked to each write an essay responding to the issues of maintaining a sustainable campus. Read the winning essay here!


tn_FoundObjects Found Objects 

View one of our student art exhibits, in which Brenau students used a technique that “allowed the students to incorporate recycled items such as bottle caps, tin jars and watch parts into new and inventive jewelry.” View the gallery here – “Found Objects.”

Sustainability Conference 2009

After much planning, we hosted our inaugural Sustainability Conference on September 25, 2009 at Featherbone Communiversity. View the photo gallery from the Sustainability Conference!


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