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.

UW News
10 years 5 months ago

There has been sharp disagreement in recent years about how much, or even whether, winter snowpack has declined in the Cascade Mountains of Washington and Oregon during the last half-century. But...

UW School of Law
10 years 5 months ago

The Three Degrees Conference is the University of Washington School of Law's Third Annual Climate Change Conference.

The conference is a student-led effort aimed at challenging legal...

UW Bothell
10 years 5 months ago

What is Sustainability?
This event is intended to expand dialogue and prompt new collaborations around the concept of sustainability. Come find out how sustainability differs from...

The Daily
10 years 5 months ago

This year, the United States is participating in the Group of Eight environment ministers meeting in Sicily, Italy; the goal is to replace the 1998 Kyoto Protocol and draft a new agreement to...

The Daily
10 years 6 months ago

Late last month, the city of Seattle adopted a new recycling program to provide more recycling options for the city’s residents.

The change means Seattle residents can now recycle more...

UW Daily
10 years 6 months ago

Preserving the environment is a passionate subject for many in the Pacific Northwest. That passion helped spark lively discussions about the topic of how to address environmental challenges last...

Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability Office
10 years 6 months ago

The CFL Exchange Project, to be conducted in April, will exchange all incandescent light bulbs on Seattle campus with energy savings CFL bulbs. The task is being led by UW senior Chris Bruno, with...

The Daily
10 years 6 months ago

Nearly 40 years ago, Congress passed legislation to control air pollution and clean up our skies. The Clean Air Act and its subsequent revisions have been widely successful at cleaning up the...

UWeek
10 years 7 months ago

New research that builds on data collected more than three decades ago demonstrates that lizards living in tropical forests in Central and South America and the Caribbean could be in serious peril...