April 16, 2018

The 2018 Husky Green Award winners have been announced. The awards ceremony will be April 20th in Red Square as part of the UW 2018 Earth Day Celebration.

The Daily
11 years 1 week 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...

11 years 2 weeks 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 3 weeks 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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
11 years 1 month 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
11 years 2 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
11 years 2 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...