July 3, 2017

The Campus Sustainability Fund (CSF) has finalized its grant allocations for the 2016-2017 academic year, awarding five projects a total of $284,028 in its final funding round. In addition to grants from earlier funding cycles, the CSF awarded a total of $589,666 to 23 projects throughout the year.

UW Today
1 year 11 months ago

A new University of Washington study has confirmed the best option for disposing of unused food and yard waste is composting rather than sending it to the landfill.

Food waste generates the...

UW Today
1 year 11 months ago

UW researchers studying trees in the Rocky Mountain West have found trees use different coping strategies when faced with drought and warmer temperatures. The results may help scientists determine...

1 year 11 months ago

The University of Washington is among the most sustainable schools in North America, according to the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS).

The UW submitted its ...

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2 years 18 hours ago

The University of Washington has joined schools across the country in signing on to a White House climate pledge.

The...

UW Today
2 years 2 days ago

The University of Washington's Climate Impacts Group has released a report summarizing research on the likely effects of climate change in the Puget Sound region.

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UW Sustainability
2 years 1 month ago

The 2015 SustainableUW Festival (green.uw.edu/festival) will take place Oct. 26-31. The festival celebrates sustainability efforts at the University of...

2 years 1 month ago

UW Sustainability is pleased to announce that we are accepting proposals for 2015-2016 Green Seed Fund Grants, effective October 22, 2015....

2 years 1 month ago

The University of Washington and Seattle City Light have created a partnership through City Light’s Green Up program to advance renewable energy on campus and beyond.

The two-and-a-half...

2 years 2 months ago

Due to this year’s unusually hot and dry summer, the City of Seattle has asked businesses and residents to voluntarily reduce water usage by 10 percent. The University of Washington supports this...