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Sustainable Living

Tips for Green Living

We provide members of our community with practical, everyday green tips, helping them to lead a sustainable life style and join us in turning LAU into a green facility

Living Green


The Green Pledge

The Green Pledge is an agreement to make small, simple choices in your daily life to help make our campus more sustainable. These small changes will add up to a big impact if we all do it together.

Join other students, faculty and staff who have already committed to sustainable behavior.

Take The Green Pledge

Your name will be featured among LAU’s committed green community.


The Green Calendar

Our green calendar identifies one anchor green day per semester and links it to activities that encourage the LAU community to go green.

Earth Hour 2020

Raising the voice from home, LAU celebrates Earth Hour 2020, spreading a message of sustainability and connection to our planet within our community.

Earth Hour 2020 - LAU

The Jabbras paying a musical tribute to Mother Earth:

Game on with our own Georges Hamouche and his family:

Check our community’s Earth Hour 2020 #LightsOffLAU Home Challenge on Instagram and Twitter for more photos and videos.

Earth Hour 2019

On Saturday, 30 March 2019, LAU took part in the global “Lights Off” for one hour (8:30PM to 9:30PM), joining the world communities in solidarity with our Planet Earth #CONNECT2EARTH. We pre-celebrated Earth Hour on Thursday, March 28th, on both campuses, where hundreds of students, faculty and staff stepped-up in joining the global connect2earth.org movement. You can also check Earth Hour 2019’s Moments.

Earth Hour 2018

On Saturday, 24 March 2018 at 8:30 p.m., the Lebanese American University joined millions of people across the globe in switching off the lights of our business premises and our homes for one hour as part of Earth Hour, the world’s largest grassroots movement for the environment. By taking part in this global “LIGHTS OUT” event, we continued acknowledging our commitment to #Connect2Earth this Earth Hour.

Earth Hour 2017

We celebrated Earth Hour 2017 on Saturday March 25th, in what has become an LAU tradition. This year, we added a special touch to the event by gathering with the students to lighten candles and celebrate on both campuses. You can also check Earth Hour 2017’s Moments.

Earth Hour 2016

In 2016, for the second year in a row, LAU joined the international movement and switched off its lights on Saturday, March 26th, for one hour in solidarity with global efforts to change climate change, our aim is to shine a light on vital climate action.

Earth Hour 2015

“Earth Hour 2015” was held on March 28th with great success and the event’s video footage scored around 10,000 views on the LAU Facebook page.


Last Updated: July 14, 2020

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