Oct. 18, 2016

The University of Washington was one of several Seattle-area organizations featured in "Bright Green in an Emerald City," a new report by the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce which details examples of business leadership and tangible progress by its m

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15 years 7 months ago

A group of students has started taking the same grease French fries are cooked in to create a cleaner fuel for diesel engines.

Diesel engines are built to last up to one million miles, so...

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15 years 7 months ago

Shoveler ducks in the gray dusk floated on a pond in the middle of the Union Bay wetlands. Their pond is seasonal and is created by the sinking of the ground and the collection of rainwater and...

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15 years 7 months ago

Erin McKeown worries about what may be in the landfill underneath the Montlake parking lot and intramural sports fields, but she is more concerned that she does not know everything that was once...

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15 years 7 months ago

Every day students park, play and walk on what was Seattle's largest landfill -- a place where household trash and industrial pollutants were mixed with unknown hazardous materials to create a...

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15 years 8 months ago

Its timing coinciding with Earth Day, the UW has changed its recycling program to make it easier for people on campus to recycle their plastic and glass bottles.

Students and faculty will...

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16 years 1 month ago

The recent overturning of the controversial energy fee means that the Board of Regents can no longer impose special fees on students. However, ASUW members fear it may open the door for another...

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16 years 1 month ago

A King County Superior Court judge ruled last Friday that the UW cannot charge students an energy fee to cover increasing energy costs.

Judge Robert Alsdorf ruled the $3-per-credit fee...

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16 years 8 months ago

Actor Woody Harrelson will pedal his celebrity from Seattle to Santa Barbara, Calif., on a bicycle journey to promote and increase public awareness of eco-friendly living.

Harrelson will be...

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17 years 5 months ago

Every Saturday morning, the usually mundane street corner of 50th and University Way is transformed into a bustling community market. An amalgam of ages, classes and ethnicities congregate in the...