October 2 - October 23, 2019

Roosevelt University

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 366 This Week
  • 1,441 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    270
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    4
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    10
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    2
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    90
    minutes
    being mindful
  • up to
    90
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    26
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    12
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    30
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    135
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    1
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    10
    more servings
    of fruits and vegetables
  • up to
    1
    waste audits
    conducted
  • up to
    20
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    8
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    140
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    20
    minutes
    spent learning

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • October 3 at 7:46 PM
    We use natural gas in my home. Since I have a large family, it is more difficult to make sure everyone is being proactive to conserve energy. I will aim to be more sustainable when using the heating system for this winter. By using less energy, my household reduces its carbon footprint which ultimately lowers emissions being released into the...
  • October 3 at 7:41 PM
    This has always been an issue of mine, this October for Sustainability month I want to really try and get into the habit of taking faster showers. Or by turning off the water when I shampoo, condition, etc. and back on only to rinse. This will help cut my water time by more than half.
  • October 3 at 7:32 PM
    I tend to lose a bit of motivation to eat completely clean during the semester, especially when things get a little stressful. Like today, I am hoping that by adding this challenge to my daily goal I can start to slowly choose fruits/veggies to accomplish the additional 2 servings I need. By choosing healthy options over junk food it not only...
  • October 3 at 7:19 PM
    Being outside helps clear my mind and boost my mood overall. With a busy schedule I always feel that I don't have enough time to get fresh air, even when it's only for short time. The challenge helps give me that extra push to do something nice for myself. Once I get back from the walk, I can think more clearly and it really helps when doing...
  • October 2 at 4:00 PM
    I personally enjoy putting down my phone and not worrying about emails, social media, or calls. Instead I decided to learn a new language. I grabbed a language book and studied some vocabulary.
  • October 2 at 3:51 PM
    Today officially starts the October Eco-Challenge! I hope everyone has picked out their daily challenges and is excited to start a friendly competition with the RU faculty! Let's all do our best! 

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Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: Roosevelt University Challenger Team Members: 23 Challenger Points: 1441 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Roosevelt University Faculty and Staff Challenged Team Members: 25 Challenged Points: 829 Winning?: