Nov. 13, 2018

The University of Washington is hosting the 2019 Washington & Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference (WOHESC), February 25-27, 2019. This is the second annual WOHESC event, which brings together students, faculty and operational staff from campuses across the region, as well as community stakeholders, to advance sustainability in higher education.

UW Today
3 years 3 months ago

The University of Washington has recently completeed a $2.3 million energy conservation project in the Physics/Astronomy Building, which will save the university $115,000 per year while improving...

3 years 4 months ago

A group with ties to the University of Washington is helping decision makers recognize the importance and benefits of the natural world.

The Natural Capital Project, a partnership that...

Conservation Magazine
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The University of Washington’s Conservation magazine has won a gold award in the national...

3 years 4 months ago

The Leopold Lab, winner of the College of Arts and Sciences "Greenest Lab" competition, didn't need to implement any new practices or make changes to earn the award.

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Harborview Medical Center and University of Washington Medical Center have received the Top 25 Environmental Excellence Award from Practice Greenhealth. The Top 25 Award recognizes healthcare...

Campus Sustainability Fund
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The Campus Sustainability Fund (CSF) has awarded a total of $166,653 to seven student-led projects in the final funding...

3 years 5 months ago

The UW EcoCAR team is working to replicate last year's success with competition here in Seattle starting May 29. The team took second place in the EcoCAR2 competition in 2014, and is nearly...

UW Today
3 years 6 months ago

The University of Washington Board of Regents voted to remove any investment in coal companies by the university's endowment funds.

The decision comes after years of work by the student...

3 years 6 months ago

The 2015 Earth Day celebration at the University of Washington, held on Red Square, was a success.

The event featured dozens of exhibitors, a solar-powered concert, keynote address from...