Archive for the ‘Surplus Property’ Category

New Customer & Refer a Friend Sale at the OSUsed Store

Monday, January 12th, 2015

At the January 14, 12:00-3:00 pm sale, all new OSUsed Store customers and the friends that refer them will get a 25% off coupon!
Existing customers: Bring a new customer to get a coupon for 25% off one item purchased on any one remaining sale in January (14th, 21st or 28th at 12-3 pm).
New [...]

Furniture & Kitchenware Sale at the Co-op Housing Units December 29-31

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Furniture and Kitchenware Sale!
Choosing to buy used is one great way to reduce your environmental impact – keeping reusable items in use and reducing the need to make new goods. That’s why we’re letting you know about an opportunity to buy some special used items right here on campus!
After the closure of OSU’s four co-op [...]

End of Year Clearance Sales this week at the OSUsed Store

Monday, December 15th, 2014

You have two chances this week to enjoy lower-than-usual prices at the OSUsed Store – come to our end-of-year clearances Wednesday, 12-3 pm and Saturday, 9 am-12 pm.
Many items storewide are marked 75% off! Also, chairs are buy one, get one free.
Choose used! Available merchandise will include computers and computer [...]

Become a Master Recycler in 2015!

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

Now’s the time to sign-up for the 2015 Linn and Benton Master Recycler class offered by Republic Services and OSU Campus Recycling – act soon to secure your spot!


8 required classes on Tuesday nights, January 13th through March 3rd at 6:15-9:00 pm
2 required Saturday field trips on January 31, 9 am – 12:30 pm and [...]

Coffee Cup Coup – Can we count you in?

Monday, December 8th, 2014

The Coffee Cup Coup is a campaign founded in the belief that together, we can overthrow the tyranny of the disposable cup.
Why, you say? Because…

3,000 coffee cups are thrown away every day at OSU. In a recent audit, we found 563 coffee cups in just 1 dumpster.
They are never recyclable.
Reusable mugs save you money…and save [...]

“Giving Thanks” Sales at the OSUsed Store Saturday and Wednesday

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

‘Tis the season to think about the things we are thankful for, and for the OSUsed Store, it is our wonderful customers! That is why we are hosting two Giving Thanks Sales on Saturday, 11/22, 9 am – 12 pm and Wednesday, 11/26, 12 pm – 3 pm.
At these sales customers will be [...]

Fix what fails you at the November Repair Fair Thursday the 6th

Friday, October 31st, 2014

OSU Campus Recycling will be hosting the last Repair Fair of 2014 Thursday, November 6th from 5:30-7:30 pm. The event will be held at the Recycling Warehouse, a.k.a. OSUsed Store (644 SW 13th Street).
Bring your broken items and volunteers will help you learn how to repair your belongings; attend demos to learn more skills! See [...]

Spooktacular Halloween Sale at the OSUsed Store Wednesday

Sunday, October 26th, 2014

Come by the OSUsed Store for a spooktacular Halloween Sale on Wednesday, October 29 between 12:00 and 3:00 pm.
Reach into the “cauldron” and pick an eyeball – you just may be lucky enough to draw one good for 25, 50 or 75% off one item!
Terms: Each customer may draw once. Each coupon [...]

Choose used! OSUsed Store has many items on clearance this Wed. and Sat.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Come by the OSUsed Store for our weekly Wednesday public sale and monthly Saturday sale, where we will have clearance prices on several items in the store. Our hours are Wednesday, September 25, 12-3 pm and Saturday, September 27 at 9 am – 12 pm.
The following items will be on clearance:

Desks and tables [...]

OSU Repair Fairs to be featured in national report

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Good news! OSU was recently contacted by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), which is putting together its annual review of information universities have submitted through this year’s Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS).
This national report will include “campus sustainability innovations & best practices,” and the Repair Fairs have [...]