Get Involved | Events

Get Involved and Make a Difference

Faculty, Staff, and Student Sustainability

  • Work with your department, administrative unit, or residential hall to help recycling efforts, energy reduction, and other sustainability initiatives.  
  • Download and post our racer and office sustainability checklists
  • Support future expansion of sustainability initiatives on campus

Earth Week 2014 Events (1970 MSU Earth Day pictured above)

  • April 17: Speaker Kim Trevathan 6:30 pm in Jones Hall, Chemistry Building
  • April 21: Sustainable T-Shirt Booth 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, Carr Health Lawn
  • April 23: Intersectionality Panel 7:00 pm in Blackburn 228
  • April 24: Movie Night (details to come)

Make a Difference Day

  • Check the City of Murray website as well as this website for upcoming dates for Make a Difference Day. Below is a list of recyclable items taken at the events (list of accepted items will vary each time).
    • Eyeglasses
    • Plastic containers
    • Inkjet printer cartridges
    • Glass
    • Newspaper (bundled)
    • Magazines
    • Cardboard
    • Books (remove and dispose hardcover)
    • Other paper
    • Cell phones
    • Clothes
    • Aluminum Cans
    • Tin Cans
    • Used Motor Oil
    • Shoes