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It is an annual event that unites farmers from local communities outside of Sbisa Dining Hall at the end of March. Local vendors bring their produce and products for purchase and to test the taste. Pepsi, our general campus vendor, will provide Fair Trade Certified drinks like 1893 Cola and others.
We will have a table on our campus mall all week that we will use to give away our fair trade week stickers, sell shirts, and help educate our campus on fair trade.
We are hosting a fair trade clothing event with the motto donate, swap, buy. We will have many local and well known sustainable clothing companies as vendors selling their sustainable clothing. We will also have food and drinks at the event and are hoping to have students from every university in San Diego as well […]
We will be hosting a student fashion show that will give students the opportunity to model clothes that were sustainably made or purchased second hand from a thrift store. We encourage students to be creative in how they express themselves and hope to use this event to create more awareness on fair trade clothing on […]
We will be showing the documentary, The True Cost, which is a documentary that shows many negative effects that our fashion and clothing industry have on the environment and the people who manufacture our clothing. We will also have free food at the event, so come out to get some food and learn more about […]