Res Life Eco-Reps
The Res Life Eco-Rep program began in fall 2009 and resulted from the cooperation between the Office of Sustainability and Housing and Residence Life.
The Eco-Reps are Housing and Residence Life staff who are involved in peer-to-peer sustainability education throughout the year. The reponsibilities of Eco-Reps include the following:
Eco-Reps for Sustain-A-Bowl
Sustain-A-Bowl is a conservation competition in on-campus residence halls that takes place every year in the month of February. Eco-Reps are involved in the design and development of Sustain-A-Bowl every year, particularly in the eduction and outreach aspects of the competition.
While preparing for Sustain-A-Bowl, Eco-Reps:
In February, during Sustain-A-Bowl, Eco-Reps help with events such as the following:
Not only do Eco-Reps earn Staff Development Credits and get to put this awesome experience on their resumes, most importantly, they are involved in educating their peers about some of the most important issues of our time and in helping the younger generations create a more sustainable world.
Res Life local and organic food cookout.
Bulletin board made with recycled and salvaged materials.
Aubie rides the recycle trike.