UWeek
11 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
11 years 3 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
11 years 3 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
11 years 4 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
11 years 4 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...

UW News
11 years 4 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
11 years 4 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
11 years 4 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
11 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...