Sustainability News & Events

Out of the box thinking at Acadia and Acadia Dining Services is actually a Farm Inside a Box! This hydroponic farm, called a Growcer, is housed in a repurposed shipping container.

The Acadia Alumni Association in partnership with the Acadia Sustainability Office and Acadia University present a special event on April 8th, 2019 with Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace.

Again this September Acadia celebrates our commitment to Fair Trade during Fair Trade Campus Week. Events and special promotions are held across the university all week starting Monday Sept. 24th with visiting speaker Dr. Gavin Fridell, Canada Research Chair in international development at Saint Mary's University. Check the schedule of events for details.