November 12 - November 16, 2018

Andrea Zinski

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Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 555 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    30
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    2
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1
    enery audits
    conducted
  • up to
    155
    minutes
    spent learning

Challenges

Water - Day 2

TAKE THE BE A GREEN SPIDER WATER QUIZ

I will test my knowledge of water by taking the Be A Green Spider Water Quiz on the Office for Sustainability's website.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy - Day 5

TAKE THE BE A GREEN SPIDER ENERGY QUIZ

I will test my energy knowledge by taking the Be A Green Spider Energy Quiz on the Office for Sustainability website.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community - Day 3

LEARN ABOUT COMMUNITY IN SOUTH AFRICA

I will learn about community in South Africa by reading about the country's ethnic and cultural diversity.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste - Day 4

Use a Reusable Water Bottle

I will keep 2 disposable plastic bottle(s) from entering the waste stream by using a reusable water bottle.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy - Day 5

LEARN ABOUT ENERGY IN SOUTH AFRICA

I will get to know more about energy in South Africa by learning about the country's renewable energy efforts and current energy mix

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Nature - Day 1

ENJOY WESTHAMPTON LAKE

I will take a 30-minute walk around Westhampton Lake.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste - Day 4

TAKE THE BE A GREEN SPIDER RECYCLING QUIZ

I will learn about how to reduce waste by taking the Office for Sustainability's Be A Green Spider Recycling Quiz.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste - Day 4

Avoid Disposables

I will not use any disposable plates, cups, or cutlery.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community - Day 3

SHARE MY ACTIONS

I will make my environmental actions visible by posting on social media using the #URSouthAfricaWeek hashtag.

COMPLETED 5 OF 5
DAILY CHALLENGE

Nature - Day 1

TAKE NATURE PHOTOS

I will take photos to help me more mindfully experience the natural world.

COMPLETED 4 OF 5
DAILY CHALLENGE

Water - Day 2

RESEARCH SOUTH AFRICA'S WATER SUPPLY

I will learn more about water in South Africa by reading about the water shortage in Cape Town.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy - Day 5

Online Energy Audit

I will complete an online energy audit of my room or home and identify my next steps for saving energy.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Feed


  • Andrea Zinski 11/16/2018 10:23 AM
    Had a great time with this challenge.  Learned lots and was not hard to manage being that it was only for one week!  

  • Andrea Zinski 11/16/2018 10:21 AM
    Woohoo!!  Happy Friday!  #URSouthAfricaWeek 

  • Andrea Zinski 11/16/2018 10:15 AM
    Learned a lot of great information taking the energy quiz!  

  • Andrea Zinski 11/15/2018 1:08 PM
    Just learned so much  more about what can/cannot be recycled on campus.  Who knew that you can't recycle 8:15 "Starbuck" cups?!

  • Andrea Zinski 11/15/2018 12:10 PM
    Rainy Day Experience @ UR.  Thankful it isn't sleeting?  :-)

  • Andrea Zinski 11/14/2018 1:24 PM
    No tray day at DHall!  #URSouthAfricaWeek #DoingMyPart #EveryLittleThingHelps

  • Andrea Zinski 11/12/2018 9:52 AM
    Completed my day-one challenge!  Whoop Whoop!

  • Andrea Zinski 11/12/2018 5:58 AM
    Looking forward to some rain today (ok, not really)...Go Team!