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.

University Week
10 years 10 months ago

The UW is the pilot site for the first compostable paper cup designed specifically for soft drinks.
The cup, developed for Coca-Cola fountain drinks, was created by International Paper in...

New York Times
10 years 10 months ago

Campuses across the country are racing to be the greenest of them all, including the University of Washington. Green is good for the planet, but also for a college’s public image. In a Princeton...

The Daily
10 years 10 months ago

Going “green” with compostable products has been a goal for the UW’s Housing and Food Services (HFS) for two years now.

The compostable Coca-Cola soft drink ecotainer, unveiled in front of...

University of Washington
11 years 5 days ago

 University of Washington students chatted with Provost Phyllis Wise about our environment and the role the UW plays in understanding and sustaining it.

The Daily
11 years 3 weeks ago

With the rising cost of oil and tensions building in the Middle East, the need for more sustainable energy sources is becoming more urgent. Unfortunately, most alternate energy sources are more...

The Daily
11 years 1 month ago

When someone mentions “renewable energy,” what comes to mind? Solar panels on a roof? Biodiesel-powered cars? The term covers several technologies that could power the green economy of the future...

The Daily
11 years 1 month ago

During the ‘70s, at University of California at Santa Cruz, Alan Trimble got his hands dirty on the school’s student farm. He remembers the experience as a significant factor in teaching students...

The Daily (UW)
11 years 1 month ago

An old adage says there are two sides to every story; yesterday evening, a public forum on United States energy policy proved a caveat to that truth. Four expert panelists representing climate...

University Week
11 years 1 month ago

A new "Environmental Innovation Practicum" course, offered this quarter, will be a springboard for a universitywide competition that will encourage students to develop practical solutions to...