BIGG talks E-Waste

Celestia Randolph, Staff Writer Southern Environmental Solutions of the Carolinas (SESC) is a family owned business dedicated to servicing local landfills established on government contracts. The objective of SESC is to collect recyclable electronic waste, or,  e-waste, promote organizational interactivity. By setting high standards and collaborating and partnerships, site visits, SESC teaches individuals as well as corporations, schools, churches, and other social organizations the “four r’s”. … Continue reading BIGG talks E-Waste

BIGG helps transform Heritage Trail

Celestia Randolph, Staff Writer   Last Friday evening, Bulldogs Into Going Green (BIGG) members assisted Carol Larrimore, master gardener and chief director of the Heritage Project, in her efforts to transform the Heritage Trail into a place for locals to enjoy. Started roughly two years ago, the Heritage Trail Project, located at the Union County Agricultural Center,  is the concerted result of multiple Union County … Continue reading BIGG helps transform Heritage Trail

Sustainability Project Brought to Wingate

Saving the environment one bike at a time Sara Gunter, Staff Writer Wingate University brings new eco-friendly project to campus. A group of students and administrators came together to form a committee called a sustainability committee. With a passion for the environment they created an idea for campus. Their idea was approved for a bike share program. This bike share program brings 32 bikes to … Continue reading Sustainability Project Brought to Wingate

Making a BIGG change on campus

Courtney Bailey, Staff Writer With the honor of a DuPont grant recently being awarded to Wingate  University, both faculty and students have begun collaborating together to form a new sustainability group that will hopefully launch the campus and local community into a more environmental existence. From energy meters being installed on campus to an “Earth Week” planned for the upcoming spring semester. The visionary ideas of this group … Continue reading Making a BIGG change on campus