ECOEXPERIENCES: UNIVERSITY SUSTAINABILITY TOUR

“Our goal is to connect people interested in learning about sustainability, while also showcasing UT’s efforts in sustainability,” said Kristen Cetin, University of Texas Civil/Architectural Engineering PhD student.

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Screen Shot 2015-05-27 at 3.58.52 PM Eco-Audit Winners & Citywide Showcase
EcoRise Youth Innovations funded over 20 green campus projects across Austin this spring, thanks to the generous support of the The City of Austin’s Office of Sustainability. Over 20 creative projects designed by 5-12th grade students were selected and $8,500 was awarded...
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group1 EcoExperiences: University Sustainability Tour
Student from Akins High School toured the University of Texas at Austin campus as part of the first pilot Sustainability Tour. The high school students learned about sustainability and college opportunities through interactive activities, talks and laboratory visits. “Our...
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IMG_2905 EcoExperiences: Edwards Aquifer Outdoor Collaboration
Despite chilly November temperatures, students from two Austin high schools recently explored Barton Springs and the greenbelt to learn about the geology and biology of the Edwards aquifer. “I believe education in situ is the best way to change lives for the better....
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of students stated that EcoRise increased their understanding of science
"I will remember it for the rest of my life. I can design a solution to a problem. They say when you learn things well, you will never forget…and I will never forget what I learned in EcoRise."
— EcoRise Student