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Photo Contest!photo contest

Capture the beauty of sustainability around campus and in the community!

Photos are being accepted NOW through Thursday, October 24, 2019 from OSU students in Stillwater.

Submit your photo to from your address.  Include a short caption as to why you believe your photo captures the beauty of sustainability around campus and in the community.

Photos can be any size or color. Please only submit original photos taken by YOU.

All eligible photos will be featured on our Instagram & Facebook Monday, Oct. 28 through Friday, Nov. 1 for the public to vote on.

Photos with the most Likes on both platforms will win the contest. Winners will be notified via email by Nov. 8.

Prizes will be awarded to the top three entrants. First place will receive a solar charger. Second and Third place will each receive a reusable Chico bag.

By entering, you allow the OSU Office of Sustainability to use your photo and caption during and after the contest.


Upcoming Sustainability-Related Events Fall 2019

  • October, Campus Sustainability Month
  • Oct. 3-24, Campus Sustainability Photo Contest
  • Thu, Oct. 10, 8am-4pm, MNTC Franklin Campus Norman, Oklahoma Compost Conference
  • Tue, Oct. 22, 4-5pm & Wed, Oct. 23, 12-1pm, S.U. North Porch, Recycle Old Medications
  • Sun-Wed, Oct. 27-30, Spokane, WA, AASHE Annual Conference
  • Fri, Nov 15, 10:30am-1:30pm, Chi-O Clock, America Recycles Day


Avoiding Hidden Hazards: A Purchaser’s Guide to Safer Foodware
2018 Report from the Center for Environmental Health

Sustainable Events & Gifts
Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas for Pokes

Sustainable Event Planning
Wellness Wednesday 09/20/17 Presentation

OSU Earns SWACURH Committment to Sustainability Award
Students Liz Shafer, Ryan Northcutt and Carly Suttle bring recognition to Oklahoma State

Healthy Planet, Healthy People
Wellness Wednesday 11/19/14 Presentation

Center for Veterinary Health
Environmental Report Card.

Biomimicry: Leverging Nature's Genius In design
This Powerpoint describes what Biomimicry is and the way people study nature's efficient designs to solve human problems. Thank you to Erin Leitch with Biomimicry 3.8.

Saving Nature: The Smartest Investment We Can Make
This interview with Mark Tercek, President and CEO of The Nature Conservancy, explores sustainability and why it makes sense economically and environmentally.

Ten Ways to Integrate Sustainability into the Curriculum
This blog give 10 helpful tips on ways educators can incorporate sustainability in a variety of fun ways into their curriculum.

Sustainability in the Workplace
This PowerPoint describes what OSU is doing to create a truly sustainable campus and opportunities that students, faculty and staff may take to adopt sustainable practices on campus and at home. 

A Guide to Green Careers
This website is a great resource for students looking to find a way into the green career field.