Environmental Well-Being Events

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Option Type Description Cost Contact
Join a Green Team Team Participation Green teams at Notre Dame include the staff-focused Green Ambassadors and the student-focused Sustainability Commissioners. The Green Ambassador program is for individuals interested in implementing sustainable practices in their own offices and departments and features several brown-bag lunchtime discussions throughout the year. $0 Office of Sustainability
Green your Office Team Participation The Green Office Certification is an audit process customized for Notre Dame offices interested in becoming more sustainable workplaces. With your help, we can reach the goals established in the University’s Comprehensive Sustainability Strategy. The Green Office Certification program is designed to recognize the positive efforts of faculty and staff. Upon completion of the audit, participating offices will receive a certificate and will be acknowledged on the Offices of Sustainability‚Äôs website for their positive efforts. $0 Office of Sustainability
Sustainability Workshop Workshop Request a talk from the Office of Sustainability to help learn new ways to reduce waste at work and/or home. $0 Office of Sustainability
Green Your Office Group Effort The Green Office Certification is an audit process customized for Notre Dame offices interested in becoming more sustainable workplaces. With your help, we can reach the goals established in the University’s Comprehensive Sustainability Strategy. The Green Office Certification program is designed to recognize the positive efforts of faculty and staff. Upon completion of the audit, participating offices will receive a certificate and will be acknowledged on the Office of Sustainability’s website for their positive efforts. $0 Office of Sustainability
Recycling Workshop Workshop The Office of Sustainability will come to your department to discuss the benefits of recycling. You will learn about the many ways to reduce waste at work and home. $0 Office of Sustainability
Energy Use Workshop Workshop The Office of Sustainability will come to your department to discuss how you can help to reduce your carbon footprint at work and home. $0 Office of Sustainability
Sustainable Foods Workshop Workshop The Office of Sustainability will come to your department to discuss the benefits of a sustainable diet. You will learn about types of sustainable foods and the impact of your food choices beyond the standard health benefits. $0 Office of Sustainability
Green Your Home Discussion The Office of Sustainability will teach your department how to “live green at home”. You will learn about recycling, energy us, sustainable foods, etc. $0 Office of Sustainability
Earth Day Events Group Activity Participate in annual events regarding Earth Day, such as a tree tour around campus. Available only during certain times of the year. $0 Office of Sustainability
Campus Garden Group Activity Your department can share a plot within the campus garden. Your department would be responsible for planting and maintaining the plot as a group. Once the growing season is over, enjoy the delicious and nutritious fruits of your labor. Plots are limited. $0 Office of Sustainability
Green Event Certification Discussion The Office of Sustainability will work with the department to discuss a plan to make a department specific event more sustainable. $0 Office of Sustainability
Green Building Tours Workshop The Office of Sustainability will take your department on a tour of one of the building on campus that have undergone changes to make them more green, such as the Power Plant, Compton, etc. $0 Office of Sustainability
ZipCare Membership Sustainability Effort Department can purchase a ZipCar membership at a discount. Varies Office of Sustainability

Does your department have a well-being related event or offering that they would like promoted on the tool-kit? Email wellbeing-list@nd.edu to have your information added.