Campus News

Students Shed Their Locks for the Environment

May 4, 2015

Communications Staff

Photo credit: Yingran Zhang

Environmental studies major and sophomore Beth Minahan cuts the hair of first-year Nicole Estrada on Monday, April 27, during Hair Recycling, an Ecolympics event sponsored by the Resource Conservation Team and the Office of Environmental Sustainability. Hair collected during Hair Recycling is being donated to the Hair for Oil Spills program, which will use the hair to make hair booms to be used in oil cleanups.

You may also like…

This Week in Photos: A Much Needed Break

November 29, 2021

A small group of students, standing in a semi-circle on stage in Nancy Dye Lecture Hall, look out toward a large audience. Their performance, and that of fellow a capella groups who took the stage just before fall break, serves as inspiration for this week’s photo series.
A semicircle of students stand around a student in the middle.

This Week in Photos: A Last Glimpse at Fall

November 18, 2021

A sandstone arch that leads to the first floor of Peters Hall frames a colorful view of pine and maple trees and people on their way to class and offices. This early morning view on a cool fall day serves as inspiration for this week’s photo series.
A student approaches a curved stone entrance.