June 25, 2020

Feedback from the University of Washington community on the UW’s draft Sustainability Strategy and proposed actions has been published.

UW Tacoma
11 years 5 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
11 years 5 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
11 years 5 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
11 years 5 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
11 years 6 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...

The Daily
11 years 6 months ago

Environmental enthusiasts from across the UW campus gathered in the HUB for the “Save the Earth Social,” hosted by the UW Green’s Coalition. The social was an effort to bring many of the...

University Week
11 years 6 months ago

In the next two months, an energetic team of faculty, staff and students from all three [UW] campuses, coming together as the Climate Action Team, will be developing the first draft of a blueprint...

The Daily
11 years 6 months ago

Just last month, UW’s Housing and Food Services (HFS) representatives proudly added a compostable soda cup to their line of sustainable dining products.

The cup was requested from Coca-...
Seattle Times
11 years 6 months ago

For years, Seattle has operated an aggressive curbside recycling program to reduce the need for expensive landfill space. Now the city seeks to despoil less of the atmosphere by converting its...