Aug. 13, 2018

The University of Washington has earned a perfect score on the The Princeton Review’s Green Rating system for the eighth straight year.

University of Washington
10 years 10 months 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
10 years 10 months 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
10 years 11 months 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
10 years 11 months 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)
10 years 11 months 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
10 years 11 months 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...

The Daily
10 years 11 months ago

A welcome mat in a parking garage. Lights that aren’t working. Pipes hanging exposed from a ceiling.

At first glance, the University’s building renovations appear incomplete. But a welcome...

The Daily
10 years 11 months ago

In a rainy city like Seattle, water conservation is arguably not the most important environmental issue. As the UW begins to focus on having sustainable, or “green,” operations, the issue of water...

King 5 News
11 years 2 weeks ago

Both the University of Washington and the University of Oregon receive top marks in the Princeton Review's new "Green Rating" system.
The ranking system measures how environmentally...