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Greening idea contest happening

April 16, 2012

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E-Waste recycling at UTSA

April 12, 2012

Bring in old electronics for free recycling on Tuesday, April 17 from 3p-6p. Students from The Movement will be set up outside of the South Parking Garage to receive items like batteries, old cellphones, and computers. Free giveaways to the first 100 recyclers!

New Event! Environmentally Themed Art Show

April 9, 2012

Milieu Exterior: Translations of an Immediate Environment 

Group Exhibition of Environmentally Themed Digital Art presented by the Center for Simulation, Visualization, and Real Time Prediction

Thursday, April 19, 2012

6:00p – 7:00p Advanced Visualization Lab – MS Building 1.03.06

Over the last century as industrial progress has peaked production on many fronts, scientists are beginning to speculate on the limited level of natural resources available for our unlimited potential.

As part of UTSA’s Earth Week events, Milieu Exterior: Translations of an Immediate Environment brings together a combination of artists who present their reaction to these issues in several ways.

  • Francesca Samsel is inspired by the need to provide a deeper understanding of environmental science to a more informed public audience.
  • Sabra Booth shows “Slick”, an animated short that satirizes the impact of the 2010 BP oil spill on the Gulf Coast. The animation uses actual events but also creates potential fantastic outcomes.
  • UTSA Professor, Jayne Lawrence uses subtle imagery to represent our physical selves and the environment that we construct for ourselves to inhabit.
  • UTSA student, Jennifer Kennedy alters common industrial environments to blur the difference between purpose and visceral self-expression.

Green Film Trailers

March 24, 2012

Check out the film trailers for the Green Film Series at the Main and Downtown Campuses!

Carbon Nation

Monday, April 16, 2012

6p – Main Campus, Sombrilla

Revenge of the Electric Car

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

6p – Downtown Campus, Monterey Building Gallery

6th Annual UTSA Student Conference

March 19, 2012

The UTSA Student conference theme: 

Promoting SUSTAINABLE Energy for South Texas!

April 19, 2012

Students from all UTSA colleges are encouraged to participate in this opportunity to showcase their hard work. There will be four Best Paper Awards of $250 each, and several iPods will be given away as runner up awards!

To enter, please submit a 1-page abstract of your paper by visiting: ace.utsa.edu/abes

Good Luck!

Green Tie Affair Information

February 27, 2012

Green Tie Affair

Thursday, April 19, 2012

7:00p – 8:30p UC Ballroom II

Green Tie Affair is an event that is intended to showcase UTSA “green” student organization’s initiatives to better the Institution and the City as a whole. The event will include a formal sit down dinner, provided by partner Aramark. The Green Tie Affair will be a for-profit event that raises funds through ticket sales – and further appropriating the funds evenly amongst the presenting student organizations to stimulate their future initiatives.

Use the following PayPal link to purchase your tickets today!

UTSA Students $10

UTSA Faculty/Staff $20

External Party $25

Link to Live Webcast of Sustainable Business Guest Speaker – Roy Pachecano

April 22, 2011

Watch Live

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