June 25, 2020

Feedback from the University of Washington community on the UW’s draft Sustainability Strategy and proposed actions has been published.

The Daily
10 years 11 months ago

WashPIRG hosted a CFL light-bulb swap with the help of more than 30 eco-conscious volunteers yesterday, marking the culmination of a project that began earlier this year. Former senior Chris Bruno...

The Daily
10 years 11 months ago

Whether they’re recycling, riding mass transit, or developing the latest clean technology, UW students are at the forefront of many environmental movements. While Huskies do a pretty good job...

UWeek
10 years 11 months ago

Imagine the UW's Seattle campus 40 years from now:

  • Central energy is supplied from renewable resources. Carbon dioxide emissions from central sources are sequestered in a geological...
UWeek
10 years 12 months ago

UW Housing and Food Services is one step closer to reaching its goal of zero-waste with the introduction of the first compostable soda cup lid.
 
Previously the on-campus community...

UW Daily
10 years 12 months ago

Most students have grown accustomed to printing their homework on single-sided paper. Now, University Libraries and copy centers decided to make a switch from default single-sided printing to...

UWeek
10 years 12 months ago

The UW has received a $283,400 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy via the Clean Cities Coalition to help it purchase hybrid vehicles and construct an electric charging station to support its...

UW Daily
10 years 12 months ago

After years of planning and research, the UW Climate Action Plan (CAP) is complete. The document, which was produced by students, faculty and administrators, outlines areas where the UW is already...

10 years 12 months ago

Combined Fund Drive Campaign
(October 13– December 3, 2010)

http://www.washington.edu/uwcfd/
Click on “search charities”
...

Forbes.com
11 years 1 week ago

Everything under the sun is being sold as green nowadays, and colleges are no different. "Sustainability is increasingly becoming an area where schools are putting their best foot forward," says...