April 9, 2015

The UW Sustainability office is launching a timeline of University of Washington's achievements and milestones in sustainability and environmental stewardship. The project, "A Century of Sustainability," includes entries dating back to the earliest days of the current UW site in 1895 and includes highlights up to the present day.

Inside Higher Ed
10 years 2 months ago

In recent years, a steady stream of universities have established either a college, school or campus dedicated to the study of sustainability and the environment, and they're experimenting with a...

UWeek
10 years 3 months ago

For a number of years, UW has been a three-campus university; well, now it's a tree campus university too.

That's thanks to the Arbor Day Foundation, which conferred the title of Tree...

Commuter Challenge
10 years 3 months ago

Commuter Challenge, a program of enterpriseSeattle that has for over 15 years assisted King County employers in reducing commute trips through education and partnership, today announced the...

UW News
10 years 3 months ago

A college, three schools and departments, several centers and programs, and an institute will be combined

July 1 as the inaugural units of the UW's College of the Environment. President...

UWeek
10 years 3 months ago

A beloved elm tree that stood at the entrance to what is now the Floyd and Delores Jones Playhouse is about to enjoy a new life in the lobby.

During the recent renovation of the playhouse,...

The Daily
10 years 4 months ago

On May 19, UW students received an e-mail from Dean Sandra Archibald, chair of the Environmental Stewardship Advisory Committee, soliciting feedback on the university’s Climate Action Plan, which...

UWeek
10 years 4 months ago

The first draft of the UW's Climate Action Plan, which charts a strategic vision for the UW's commitment in achieving climate neutrality, is now available for comment. Click here to view the plan...

The Daily
10 years 5 months ago

Think about where your salad comes from — the crisp bed of greens you find in the dorm cafeteria or conveniently prepackaged at the supermarket. There’s a chance the lettuce hails from Mexico, the...

UWeek
10 years 5 months ago

In this two-part class, 15 students learn about the historical roots and various definitions of sustainability, then explore and analyze the UW to figure out how it could be more sustainable. This...