Green Team

Home Energy Conservation Workshop

2014-10-03T12:40:15-04:00October 14th, 2014|Tags: , , |

Bring a brown bag lunch and join us for a discussion on home energy conservation with Laura Langham, Program Manager for E-Conservation with the NC Cooperative Extension. Laura will provide information on energy-efficient strategies that will: • Reduce utility costs • Improve the health and comfort of your home • Lessen your overall impact on the [...]

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Earth Day Fair

2014-10-03T12:46:39-04:00October 3rd, 2014|Tags: , , |

The celebration will begin in the Reynolda Hall Green Room at 4:30pm with the inaugural Champions of Change awards ceremony. Immediately following the awards program, the fair will kick-off at 5:00pm on Manchester Plaza (a.k.a. the Mag Quad). Join us any time between 5:00 and 8:00pm for live music, entertainment, food, and activities.

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Case Study: Wake the Library

2014-04-01T15:25:31-04:00April 1st, 2014|Categories: Get Involved - Staff, Home Stories, Waste Reduction|Tags: , , , |

If you are a Wake Forest University student or a member of the alumni body, you may be familiar with the “Wake the Library” program hosted at midnight in ZSR throughout the week of finals every semester. You may be less familiar, however, with the work of ZSR Green Team captains Mary Scanlon and Peter Romanov, [...]

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Green Team Gets Ergonomics Lesson

2013-12-11T17:01:46-04:00June 25th, 2013|Categories: Get Involved, Get Involved - Staff, Green Team Network, Home Stories|Tags: , |

Image from blog.scad.edu Laughter abounded at last month’s Green Team Quarterly meeting, as Bridget Marrs playfully briefed the Green Team captains on the dos and don’ts of workplace ergonomics.  The Green Team, a network of staff and faculty who advocate for the integration of sustainability into their departments’ daily operations, listened closely to Marrs, [...]

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Green Team network connects university

2012-05-03T11:40:21-04:00October 7th, 2011|Categories: Cultural Climate, Culture, Get Involved - Faculty, Get Involved - Staff, Green Team Network, Home Stories|Tags: |

We’ve got great news! The Green Team Network has grown to include nearly half of all university offices and departments since the February 2011 launch. Thirty eight departments and offices belong to the network and are working to implement sustainable practices across campus. We want to give a big shout out to all of our wonderful [...]

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Staff and Faculty take the lead with Green Team Network

2012-05-04T14:48:24-04:00February 1st, 2011|Categories: Cultural Climate, Get Involved - Faculty, Get Involved - Staff, Green Team Network, Home Stories|Tags: , , , |

The public launch of the Green Team Network this month will present university faculty and staff with the opportunity to lead their respective divisions, departments, and units in developing more sustainable behaviors. Through the program, volunteer captains will gain the tools needed to engage their peers, and to promote sustainable behaviors, in ways that are culturally [...]

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