Sustainability

Sustainability Quote of the Week: 

"Consume less; share better."
- Hervé Kempf

Sustainability in the News: 

"Marquette Steps into New Academic Year 'Greener'" | WUWM | August 25, 2014

Sustainable Legislation:

A Recommendation for Marquette to Sign the St. Francis Pledge to Care for Creation and the Poor 

A Recommendation for the Establishment of a Global Ecology Minor 

Sustainable Suggestions:

Do you have questions or concerns about sustainability efforts on campus? Reach out to MUSG here, tweet @MUSG or stop by a Senate meeting on Mondays at 8 p.m. 

On March 20, 2014, Marquette University Student Government Senate passed Resolution #5, Reserve Fund Allocation for the Purchase and Installation of Water Bottle Refilling Stations. The resolution, passed by a 26-4-0 vote, called for the allocation of $11,690 from the MUSG Reserve Fund to Marquette plumbing contractor JM Brennan for the purchase and installation of: one new water fountain with attached digital refilling station; three additional digital refilling systems; and ten gooseneck water bottle fillers that can be attached to existing water fountains. 

On May 1, 2014, Marquette University Student Government Senate passed Resolution #1, Reserve Fund Allocation for a Resuable To-go Container System. The resolution called for the allocation of $44,984 for the purchase of two Ozzi machines to be installed in Marquette in June to be ready for the fall of 2014.