When international students travel to the United States to learn English, the language barrier is just one of their challenges. Cultural differences like being overwhelmed in the grocery store, being embarrassed about not tipping a server (there is no tipping…
Make your Thanksgiving Break sustainable
Will you be away from your campus office for an extended period next week? If so, before leaving please do the following:
• Turn off and unplug all office and personal electronics such as computers, monitors, printers, paper shredders, coffee makers, televisions, chargers, etc.
• Take home plants or have a co-worker take care of them.
• Close and lock all windows.
• Turn off all office lights on your way out.
All of these efforts save energy and contribute to SU’s Climate Action Plan, the institutional blueprint for becoming carbon neutral.
Associate Director for Sustainability
Sustainability Division, Energy Systems & Sustainability Management