Small changes, big impacts: Green Tour highlights sustainability projects at SIU

Read the full story in the Southern Illinoisan.

At first glance, there’s nothing remarkable about the puddle at the edge of Thompson Woods near the Agriculture Building.

But the “rain garden,” one of many projects funded by Southern Illinois University’s $10 student Green Fee, actually has an important role to play, according to Karen Schauwecker, SIU sustainability program coordinator.

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