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Press coverage, archived newsletters, and featured blog posts from the ASCP!

Sustainable Campus: CU Denver Adds Composting Bins to Buildings

CU Denver News

Following strong support from the Auraria student body, the CU Denver Facilities Management team prioritized installing composting bins, purchased by the ASCP, in high-traffic areas in all CU Denver buildings, such as the Business School lobby and next to the coffee station in the Lawrence Street Center. Student fees cover the cost of the bins, and CU Denver’s Facilities Management administration has set aside funds to train its custodial staff on best waste diversion practices.

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Auraria Bike Pavilions by Colorado Building Workshop

Architectural Record

Completed during the pandemic, the Auraria Bike Pavilions are located in downtown Denver, on the campus of the Auraria Higher Education Center, home to CU Denver, Metropolitan State University, and the Community College of Denver. Check the pavilions in Architectural Record's coverage of our project in collaboration with Colorado Building Workshop.

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Auraria Library Wins Downtown Denver Award

Downtown Denver Partnership

Sometimes it's what you can't see that makes all the difference. In 2019, the Auraria Library made a bold move towards sustainability in the addition of the largest single rooftop solar array in Downtown Denver. This 779 kW project will lead downtowns’ sustainability efforts for years to come.

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Auraria Campus Installs Largest Rooftop Solar Array in Downtown Denver

Markets Insider

Read Market Insider's coverage of the Auraria Library's solar installation! Be sure to read our blog post for more information about the solar array!

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Cherry Creek Cleanup

The Met Report

Watch November 22, 2019's issue of The Met Report featuring a piece about the ASCP's organization of the Cherry Creek Cleanup! Meet Cassy and Hope, student employees of the ASCP as they provide details for the Creek Cleanup. Want to volunteer in the future? Learn more about being an Eco-Rep today!

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