In October 2014, two green ambassadors, two staff members and a Natural Sciences professor attended the Annual AASHE conference in Portland, Oregon. BSU representatives participated in numerous sessions featuring speakers from across the country, designed to showcase the latest trends and featuring innovative methods to try on their campuses. Read more about the AASHE conference.
Completed a Carbon Footprint Inventory of the campus to help BSU gauge the amount of carbon emission it produces and uses this yearly inventory to assist in alleviating carbon emissions throughout campus.
Achieved LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold Certification in Spring 2014 on its Student Union, the first campus building to receive such certification and the first Student Union with such certification among all HBCUs.