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Current News:

 Ocean Friendly Restaurant Spotlight: Islander Dining Hall at Texas A&M - Corpus Christi - Feb. 24, 2020

"Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s Islander Dining Hall is celebrating a new wave of sustainability following its newest recognition and title as an Ocean Friendly Restaurant (OFR)..."


TAMUCC introduces eco-friendly waste bin to get more students involved in recycling - Oct. 7, 2019

"Melissa Zamora deposited cauliflower and lettuce scraps into the composting section of a sleek, black Evo Bin at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi on Monday. A digital screen attached to the bin announced that she had just composted 1.23 ounces of waste..."


Local students take action on global climate crisis - Oct. 6, 2019

"CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Some local students are getting in on the national, youth-led climate strike. This movement has sparked conversation on the climate crisis that younger activists are taking part in, like a group of students over at Texas A&M Corpus Christi."


Old News:

Green For The Greater Good - April 25, 2019


TAMUCC students go green on campus - Dec. 3, 2018


Islander Green Team Continues to Spread Eco-Awareness, One Student at a Time - Nov. 5, 2018


The Student Government Association and the Islander Green Team introduce a Season of Green on the Island - Oct. 8, 2018


Islander Green Team cleans up North Beach - Nov. 20, 2017


Green Team aims for environmentally friendly University - Nov. 6, 2017


Green team welcomes student gardeners - Oct. 5, 2017


Coffee grounds add depth to college compost - Dec. 19, 2016


Starbucks coffee composting project - Nov. 22, 2016


Islander Student Collects Used Starbucks Coffee Grounds, Turns it into Valuable Campus Resource - Nov 03, 2016


Green Team, Starbucks create compost - Oct 6, 2016


Students and Volunteers Revive Islander Gardens with Garden Build Event - Sept. 18, 2015


‘Islander Green’ Promotes Green Initiatives via Hydration Stations, Solar-Dok, Community Garden, and Single-Stream Recycling - June 19, 2015