Oct. 1, 2019

The University of Washington is working to develop a comprehensive Sustainability Plan. Led by Executive Sponsor and UW Facilities Vice President Lou Cariello, the Sustainability Plan is on track for delivery on Earth Day, April 22, 2020.

UW Tacoma
10 years 7 months ago

Join UW Tacoma in celebrating Earth Week 2009! The following are summaries of each day's events, please visit the Earth Week website for more details. Saturday, April 18th: Giving Garden Expansion...

Sustainability: The Journal of Record
10 years 7 months ago

From paper collection to waste audits, the “R” word is a big one at North American schools of higher learning. Read more about what the University of Washington is doing with their recycling and...

UWeek
10 years 7 months ago

Fleet Services (formerly Motor Pool) has added some new features to its UCAR program, making car-sharing more convenient -- and green -- than ever for the UW community. Four UCARs are now...

UW Tacoma
10 years 7 months ago

The University of Washington Tacoma has received funding through the Greater Tacoma Community Foundation to establish a new institute dedicated to service learning and sustainability. Now only a...

UW Tacoma
10 years 7 months ago

This garden was installed at the UW Tacoma campus on Martin Luther King Jr Day, January 19th, 2009. The Giving Garden includes several raised beds, which will grow fresh produce to be harvested...

The Daily
10 years 8 months ago

With the help of green-minded student volunteers and light bulbs donated by Seattle City Light, senior Chris Bruno hopes to exchange more than 4,000 incandescent light bulbs across campus to...

Grist: Environmental News & Commentary
10 years 8 months ago

Across the country yesterday, college campuses opened up a dialogue on climate change as part of a National Teach-In. And for many schools, this meant...

University Week
10 years 8 months ago

It's a question heard at countless bus stops: "Have you seen the number 48 go by?" Cold, impatient bus riders stamp their feet, check their watches and wonder if that bus is ever going to come....

UW Tacoma
10 years 8 months ago

Co-sponsored by UW Tacoma, this conference on sustainability opportunities in the South Puget Sound is open to students, faculty, and staff from Pierce County colleges and universities. Attendance...