Sustainability student intern Awards for 2016/17


Applications are being accepted until August 10 for two $2500 sustainability student intern awards for 2016/17.

Students must have sophomore status or above.

Student interns will work with Xavier's Sustainability Committee to advance the goals of the committee, including sustainability reporting and measurement.

Work hours will average 125 hours per semester, or around 10 hours per week. Only apply if you have these hours available.

Selection criteria will include demonstrated interest and effort in sustainability, and GPA. 

Please send completed applications (resume and cover letter) to sustainability co-chairs, Professor Nancy Bertaux and John Schulte, by emailing them to Elizabeth Zuelke at

Email or call Ms. Zuelke at 513-745-3385 with any questions. 

Findlay Market in Evanston

Findlay Market is opening the Evanston Farmstand on Thursdays from 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. starting on June 9 selling fresh produce and products from Market merchants through early October. The Farmstand, a partnership of Findlay Market, the Evanston Community Council and Xavier to bring fresh, healthy, local food to Evanston, is located at the Five Points area at 1614 Hewitt Ave., across from the Recreation Center. Students of Communications Professor Leslie Rasmussen helped create a residential advertising strategy to bring the Farmstand to Evanston. Feel free to stop by the Grand Opening starting at 2:30 p.m. on June 9. 

Come Check out Xavier's Farmers Market!

Fall Semester 2016 ** The market is in Bellarmine Circle from 2-5pm 

  • August 29, 2016

  • Sept. 12, 2016

  • Sept. 19, 2016

  • Sept. 26, 2016

  • Oct. 3rd, 2016

  • Oct. 10th, 2016



Check out the latest issue of our Sustainability Program Newsletter!

  • In March 2008, Xavier University created a Sustainability Committee in response to the requirements of the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment. The Committee, which represents a cross-section of the campus community, has created a comprehensive plan for achieving climate neutrality and initiated tangible actions to meet the goals expressed in the Campus Sustainability Plan.