Jan. 19, 2017

The University of Washington Husky Green Awards recognize students, faculty, staff and teams from all UW campuses who demonstrate initiative, leadership and dedication to sustainability.

UW Today
2 years 7 months ago

Following rapid warming in the late 20th century, this century has so far seen surprisingly little increase in the average temperature at the Earth’s surface. At first this was a blip, then a...

The Seattle Times
2 years 7 months ago

Growing up in Chicago, Jesse Okwu’s closest connection to nature was watching environmental documentaries on public television. So when he came to Washington for an eight-week summer program on...

Seattle Times - Photo: The main University of Washington farm stretches over an acre and a half at the Center for Urban Horticulture campus. (Courtesy of Anthony Ataee)
2 years 7 months ago

SEARCHING FOR a healthful, delicious lunch place in the University District? Look no farther than the bright, modern restaurant Cultivate (...

Environmental Stewardship & Sustainability
2 years 7 months ago

The University of Washington has been named to the Princeton Review’s Green Honor Roll for the fourth straight year, earning a...

2 years 7 months ago

The largest dam removal project in the United States provided a unique...

Environmental Stewardship & Sustainability
2 years 7 months ago

ESS Associate Vice President Ruth Johnston was given the...

2 years 8 months ago

Now there are even more ways for members of the UW community to stay connected to the university's sustainability efforts.

Our three new channels - ...

Photo by Eric Regehr/USFWS
2 years 8 months ago

Researchers from the University of Washington's Applied Physics Laboratory are part of a large-scale effort to closely monitor the summer sea-ice melting in the Arctic.

Sensors placed...

2 years 8 months ago

Researchers at the University of Washington and University of Arizona have found that background odors like pollution can keep moths from finding the scent of the flowers they need for food.

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