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Weaving a Sustainable Mindset into the Campus Culture

Achieving Green Goals Starts with a Cultural Revolution | June 12, 2019 | By Tony Schifano, Founder & CEOof Antos Environmental This is the first installment of an ongoing series on approaches to sustainability for educational institutions. The summers are getting hotter, the winters are more extreme. There is a...

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The Importance of Bleeding Control Kits in Schools and Universities

An Interview with Brent Bronson, VP of Public Safety Programs at North American Rescue | June 3, 2019 | By E&I Cooperative Services As campus safety and emergency preparedness have become increasingly important at K-12 and higher ed institutions, access to life-saving equipment and supplies is an imperative. In conjunction...

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4 Tips to Help Procurement Prioritize Sustainable Products on a Budget

Help Protect the Environment While Reducing Costs; Here's How | May 14, 2019 | By Staples This blog originally appeared on the Staples Worklife Resource Center. File this one under "outdated myth": If you want to buy environmentally responsible office products and equipment, you're always going to have to spend...

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Household Goods Relocation

The Pitfalls of Lump Sum | April 16, 2019| By Tim Grimes, Regional Sales Manager, Eastern U.S. at The UniGroup Companies Most people appreciate flexibility and convenience when it comes to managing their own affairs, whether that means using a smart phone or ATM for banking, researching new cars online,...

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How to Use Color to Boost Productivity & Comfort in Commercial Spaces

Strategies for Leveraging Color in Today's Blended Spaces | March 28, 2019| By Sherwin-Williams Photo credit: Vintage Revivals As work and home lives continue to intermingle, commercial spaces are blending along with them. When designing for spaces where we work, learn, and more, using color effectively is key to creating...

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5 Essential Elements for a Flawless Graduation Ceremony

A Break Down of the Top Things to Consider | March 26, 2019| By Sunbelt Rentals For students across the country, it's one of the most important days of their young lives: graduation. They've worked hard to get there; now, the institution has to work hard to make sure the...

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How to Keep Your Students Safe from Spearphishing

Learning From Recent Attacks at U.S. Campuses | March 7, 2019| By David Maxwell,CISO & Director of the Information Security Practice atColumbia Advisory Group Spearphishing campaigns are on the rise across higher education campuses. Attackers target college and university students in an attempt to steal financial aid funding and redirect...

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What Does Generation Z Mean to Me?

Shaping Campus for the Next Generation | February 11, 2019| By Steve Cohen,Vice President, Sales & MarketingatFalcon & Thonet The Millennial generation has certainly made their mark on the learning environment. The demand for creating a collaborative environment is the cornerstone of the Millennial Movement. In regards to the education...

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Supplier Spotlight: Columbia Advisory Group

An Interview with Steve Erwin, Senior Vice President & Chief Technology Officer | February 6, 2019| By E&I Cooperative Services We sat down with Steve Erwin, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Columbia Advisory Group (CAG) to talk about IT trends and challenges, and how higher education and...

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Re-Imagining Residence Halls

New Campus Spaces Provide Students with the Comforts of Home | February 5, 2019| By Tina Smith,Portfolio Support Executive, Interiors, E&I Cooperative Services As professionals in the education market know, the academic landscape is changing rapidly - and furniture solutions need to follow suit. Students often need to pull away...

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