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 Today
10 years 10 months ago

Rapidly warming climate is likely to seriously alter crop yields in the tropics and subtropics by the end of this century and, without adaptation, will leave half the world's population facing...

College of the Environment
10 years 10 months ago

When: Thursday, January 29, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Where: HUB 106B - View Map...

10 years 10 months ago

In Fall 2008, the University of Washington launched a new UW Environmental Innovation Challenge (EIC) in which interdisciplinary student teams work...

10 years 10 months ago

The University of Washington Earth Initiative (UWEI) was a transformational initiative that encouraged innovative partnerships to address environmental and natural resource challenges. By focusing...

National Crosstalk Journal
10 years 10 months ago

The University of Washington is helping to lead a nationwide movement among institutions of higher education to improve their environmental stewardship and focus on sustainability. Indeed,...

UWeek
10 years 10 months ago

University of Washington Housing and Food Services was recognized as Recycler of the Year for overcoming significant barriers to expand residence hall recycling. Assisted by a residence hall...

Sustainable Endowment Institute's Green Report Card
10 years 10 months ago

The College Sustainability Report Card is the only independent evaluation of campus and endowment sustainability activities at colleges and universities in the United States and Canada. In...

UWeek
10 years 10 months ago

UWMC won a 2007 Hospitals for a Healthy Environment (H2E) award at the leadership level. H2E was founded by the American Hospital Association, the Environmental Protection Agency, Health Care...

Reuters
10 years 10 months ago

Today's students are going green and the move towards a sustainable future is impacting many of their decisions, including college and career choices. In recognition of this movement, Kaplan, a...