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Fall/Winter, 2013
Mike and Krista

Sustainability and Innovation: A Platform for Prosperity (from Elkhart Chamber of Commerce magazine "Leading Business", October, 2013)

IU Health & Vitality: Sustainable gifts and holiday practices
IUSB names 2013-2014 Sustainability Fellows
A 'celebration of place'
Food as a Bridge to Jobs and Hope: Green Bridge Growers
Reck, retiring IUSB chancellor, honored for work
'yardening' gains local momentum
"Cheap and Easy Ways to Stay Warm This Winter"
"Getting Your Home Ready for Winter"
"A New Garden Path"
"Century Center Starts Herb Garden"
"Hotel Skywalk Being Transformed into Herb Garden" (Connecticut Post)
"Hotel Skywalk Being Transformed into Herb Garden" (The Republic; Columbus, IN)
"Sustainability and Innovation: A Platform for Prosperity" (Elkhart Camber of Commerce magazine)

GreenTown Michiana 2013

Downtown South Bend Walk Audit with PBS host Mark Fenton

"Advocate Urges Foot Power"
"Mayors Attend GreenTown Conference in South Bend"

"South Bend, Mishawaka Working Toward a Sustainable Future"
"South Bend Hosts Largest GreenTown Event"
"GreenTown Conference Wraps Up"

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Talking Sustainability on WNIT's Experience Michiana

Our way to get out on the local airwaves...See some of our segments of "Talking Sustainability" that regularly appear on WNIT's Experience Michiana.Experience Michiana features all things Michiana. We are in and out of the studio showcasing those things that make our region unique: arts, performers, musicians, civic engagment, and business leaders.

Experience Michiana

Sustainable Food
November 19, 2013
The theme of sustainability continues on Experience Michiana with Krista Bailey. Gordy and Krista talk with Ken Chambers is a part of the Purple Porch Co-op. Gordy and Krista ask about how the model of a Co-op works. Krista talks with Katie Jantzen of Church Community Services' Seed to Feed program in Elkhart. Finally, Sara Stewart from Unity Gardens and Raquel Falk share what they are doing to expand food access and equity.

Experience Michiana

Sustainability in South Bend
November 18, 2013
This show takes a look at sustainability in our region. First, we sit down with South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg to learn what the city of South Bend is doing to make things more sustainable. Then, Mike Keen talks with Dwayne Borkholder from New Energy Homes about how they are building the most "Green" home in America. Also, Gordy Talks with TJ Kanczuzewski, president of Inovateus Solar about the work that they are doing both in the region and on a global scale. Finally, Mike Keen finds out about the making of lanterns from recycled 2 liter bottles.

Goshen Farmer's Market
October 25, 2013

Transition Goshen
September 19, 2013

Sustainable Michiana
July 5, 2013
Mike and Krista talk with folks from across the region about food, bicycles, gardens, co-ops, and talking. 

Genesis Products' Triple Bottom Line
July 19, 2013

Michiana Yardeners on Experience Michiana
June 20, 2013

Edible Michiana Talks Sustainability on Experience Michiana
June 13, 2013

Talking E-Waste on Experience Michiana
April 30, 2013

Talking with Elkhart Green Drinks on Experience Michiana
November 13, 2012

What's Up Myles
October 8, 2012

Michigan's Great Southwest Sustainable Business Forum
October 30, 2012

Brownfield Redevelopment in Elkhart
August 28, 2012

Just Goods: Indiana's Oldest Sustainable Living General Store
September 28, 2012

McCormick Motors
February 26, 2013

Down to Earth
August 21, 2012

More 2013 News

IUSB to host live webcast of Feb. 16 sustainable food event

February 06, 2013|South Bend Tribune

PARKing Day

Watch news coverage from WNDU here

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2012 news in review

"IUSB students enjoy their first PARK(ing) Day"

South Bend Tribune
September 21, 2012
"PARK(ing) Day is an international event that raises awareness for the need for more open space in urban areas by transforming a parking spot into a public park. Today (FRIDAY) is the officially recognized PARK(ing) Day. Co-sponsored by IUSB's Center for a Sustainable Future and the Sustainability and Wellness Club, the event was held in the campus parking lot..."

"Monitoring the St. Joseph River"

South Bend Tribune
September 20, 2012
"...six canoes docked near the pedestrian bridge at Indiana University South Bend. Seven college students offloaded with their faculty from Goshen College to test the waters with glass tubes and an electronic device that peers into a vial of water and chemicals to find nitrates and phosphates." Read more HERE

"Goshen College students take 5-day canoe trip for sustainability"

WNDU coverage of a visit IUSB's Center for a Sustainable Future and the IUSB Sustainabiilty & Wellness Club hosted September 19, 2012.

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Barreling Ahead
Bike Friendly City Draws Younger Pople
Canoe Trip: Goshen & IUSB Sustainability Students meet on the river
Balance Bottom Line with Nature & Society
E-Waste Event Coming to IUSB
Festival Collects 210,000 pounds
Goshen Sustainability Semester in Residence
Growing Summit
Inside IU: Ride your bike to stay healthy
IUSB Grad Myles Robertson
Event Planned for Sparking Innovation
IUSB Student Enjoy PARKing Day
Montoring the St Joe
Sustainability Events Planned
Sustainability Event Series Planned
IU Foundations Student Feature
Parking Day