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New Green Practices at the Deets Library

The staff of the Harold and Mary Ellen Deets Library at Southwestern College has incorporated several practices which are very beneficial to the environment. These practices as well as their impacts a... read more >

Green Team Helps Coordinate Two Electronic Recycling Events in Cowley County

The Cowley County Conservation District along with Cowley County K-State Research & Extension, The City of Winfield, Sunflower RC&D, Winfield Correctional Facility, ABCDE, USD #465, and ... read more >

Southwestern College Excels in National Recyclemania Competition

Southwestern College participated for the second year in RecycleMania, a national collegiate competition focused on waste minimization and recycling. In the Per Capita Classic, which measures t... read more >

Kansas Envirothon Returns to Southwestern College

Southwestern College in Winfield was the host for the 2010 Kansas Envirothon on Wednesday, May 12. Holton High School was tops among 14 schools represented.The Kansas Envirothon is an outdoor, env... read more >

SC Graduation Regalia Is Environmentally Friendly

Southwestern College Commencement was Sunday, May 9, and SC teamed up with Jostens to use environmentally friendly graduation regalia. “Our Jostens representative informed us that Southweste... read more >

Cowley County Recycles Electronic Waste

The Cowley County Conservation District along with Cowley County K-State Research & Extension, The City of Winfield, Sunflower RC&D, Winfield Correctional Facility, ABCDE, USD #465, and So... read more >

'Sweep Winfield' Cleans Up

The city of Winfield is cleaner following the first “Sweep Winfield” event.            On Saturday, April 17, Southwestern College st... read more >

'Sweep Winfield' Takes Place Saturday

The Southwestern College Green Team will kick off their Earth Day celebration with “Sweep Winfield” on Saturday, April 17.           ... read more >

SC Green Team to Visit Winfield High School

The Southwestern College Green Team will educate Winfield High School students on Thursday, Jan. 28.The Green Team will be speaking at Winfield High School Thursday morning at 10:15 a.m. in the audito... read more >

Green Team Receives Kansas Day Grant

Southwestern College has announced that students in the Green Team program will be coordinating service activities as part of Kansas Day 2010.  These activities are part of the inaugural Kansas C... read more >