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The 2012 Auraria Campus Sustainability Fair

April 23rd, 2012 from 10am to 4pm.

In addition to live entertainment, local food, and great prizes, this yearís fair will feature the "Closed Loop Food Cycle." Come learn about our food system, what's unsustainable about it, and how we can fix it for the health of our community and our planet! There will also be many vendors and organizations representing each of the Sustainable Campus Programís categories including renewable energy, energy efficiency, water efficiency, alternative transportation, waste diversion, and food/gardens.

Get caught "green" handed on campus and youíll get a raffle ticket to win big prizes at the fair.

  • Turn off a light when you leave the room!
  • Recycle on campus and compost in the Tivoli!
  • Ride your bike and take mass transit!
  • Bring a reusable water bottle!
  • Eat healthy!

Have questions or want to get involved? Email


8:30am – 9:30am: Vendor check-in

10:00am: MC will introduce the fair and welcome all to the 2012 Sustainability Fair, Earth Day at Auraria.

10:00am – 12:00pm: Knowledge about sustainability will be shared with students, faculty, staff and community members.

12:00pm: District 1 City Councilwomen Susan Shepherd will be speaking and answering questions on behalf of the sustainable efforts that are being taken by the City and County of Denver.

12:30pm – 1:30pm: Raffle that features two cruisers from Recycle Bicycle, Patagonia gear, assorted plants, and additional items.

1:30pm – 4:00pm: Knowledge will continue to be shared with students, faculty, staff and community members.

*Campus traffic will start to slow down after 3:00 and after this time companies/vendors may leave at any time.

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