"Gardens, scholars say, are the first sign of commitment to a community. When people plant corn they are saying, let's stay here. And by their connection to the land, they are connected to one another." - Anne Raver

Campus Sustainability Month at Antioch University New England


Antioch University New England will join colleges and universities around the globe and AASHE, The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, for Campus Sustainability Month!

Week 1:  
  • Mon - Fri , Oct 2 - Oct 6   11am - 1pm  - Campus Sustainability Month Tabling!  (Upstairs Lobby)
    • Learn more about sustainability efforts at AUNE
    • Fill out a survey on FOOD INSECURITY (or fill it out here) to help us determine if students would benefit from a Food Pantry on campus 
    • See what we have planned for the month
    • Enter to Win an AUNE T-shirt, Sweatshirt, or Compost Pail!
  • Friday, Oct 6, 6pm - FILM - Flow (Community Room)
Week 2:
Week 3:
  • Oct 15 - 18AASHE National Conference (San Antonio, TX)
  • Tuesday, Oct 17 - WORK DAY - help install a Bike Fix It Station & Repair bike racks (email ssj@antioch.edu for more info & to sign up)
  • Thursday, Oct 19 - BIKE PATH CLEAN UP - with Whole Terrain and the AUNE Admissions Office. Two times: 11:15-12:45 and 4:15 - 6pm and join us for happy hour at 6pm! (meet in lobby)
  • Friday, Oct 20 - 4:30pm FILM & FOOD - Plant Pure Nation - (Community Room) A variety of yummy plant-based dishes will be served!
Week 4:
  • Mon- Fri, Oct 23 - 27 LUNCHTIME CONVERSATIONS: Updating AUNE's Sustainability Vision (time and location TBD)
  • Wednesday, Oct 25 - 6pm- FILM - Damnation (Location TBD)
Week 5:
  • Monday, Oct 30 6pm FILM (Title & Location TBD)
  • Tuesday, Oct 31 - Happy Halloween!  Find your costume in the ReUse Room!

If you have any questions or suggestions for other sustainability events or initiatives, Contact the Sustainability and Social Justice Committee: email ssj@antioch.edu, call (603) 283-2361, visit us in our office (past HR and IT), or like us on Facebook. We'd love to hear from you!