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  • Broncho Bites Launches
    Oklahoma is one of the top five states in the nation for food insecurity, and it is estimated that 1 in 7 Oklahomans goes to bed hungry. However, over 40% of materials in municipal solid waste (the stuff going to landfills) is food or other organic waste. If we just cut down on 15% of […]
  • Electrifying Energy Employment
    Green energy jobs are growing, and expected to continue growing, in the U.S. and in Oklahoma. Ever wonder what it takes to get a job in this sector? Priscila Guillen (UCO ’22), an energy project specialist with the Oklahoma Department of Commerce will talk about her current job, her job search experience, and the things […]
  • Edmond as Urban Forest
    The University community is invited to join us for our next Central Oklahoma Sustainability Collaborative meeting, Thursday, October 27, 12:00-1:00pm in CTL 108. Along with hearing about the sustainable activities happening around campus, Leigh Martin, Urban Forester with the City of Edmond, will be joining us. Leigh develops and administers urban forestry programs related to […]
  • Bucking Industrial Food
    The Central Oklahoma Sustainability Collaborative (COSC) is proud to be working with our student arm, Students for Sustainability, to host the first sustainability meeting of the 2022-2023 academic year. You won’t want to miss it on Tuesday, September 20 from 3:30-5:00pm in the NUC 300, Carl Albert Room. From 3:30-4:00pm we will give updates and […]
  • Recycling Team Unite!
    by Kelly Vaughn, Assistant Director of Physical Plant – UCO is committed to sustainability and green living! The Facilities Management Recycling team regularly collects the following recyclable items across campus: paper, cardboard, plastics stamped with the #1 recycle symbol, aluminum/tin, and books.  Items are collected weekly and regularly taken to Batliner Recycling Center in Oklahoma City.  […]