May 16, 2019

UW's 2019 Earth Week events included a focus on action, equity, diversity and environmental justice. The central event was Earth Day 2019 on April 22 at the Husky Union Building. 

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14 years 4 months ago

WASHINGTON -- For the first time since President Bush rejected the international Kyoto Protocol to reduce greenhouse gases, momentum is building in the Senate to begin addressing global warming....

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14 years 5 months ago

A pumping station for those with urge to "drive green" opened behind University Village this week. The station gives UW denizens a chance to fill their diesel-burning engines with biodiesel.

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14 years 5 months ago

Biodiesel sounds like a concept straight out of Back to the Future. Yet instead of powering up a time machine, the French Fry Fuel FOols (the first O is intentionally capitalized for no real...

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14 years 6 months ago

In celebration of Earth Week, the UW's Earth Club hosted tours of the UW Recycle Cener and the newly reconstructed green building, Merrill Hall yesterday.

The Earth Club has dubbed this...

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14 years 6 months ago

In recognition of Earth Week, environmentally friendly UW student groups have set up camp on the HUB lawn with the hopes of spreading the word about how to get involved and make a difference...

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14 years 6 months ago

Gov. Christine Gregoire signed a bill into law that will force the UW to go green.

Senate Bill 5509 mandates all buildings over 5,000 square feet that receive state funding to meet the...

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14 years 6 months ago

Residents of McCarty South acquired matching dorm accessories last night when students lugged recycling boxes back to their rooms.

Members of Students Expressing Environmental Dedication (...

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14 years 7 months ago

For Terry Hall resident Erik Luthy, recycling isn't as easy as the slogan implies. When his Trader Joe's shopping bag, which serves as a makeshift recycling bin, accumulates a week's worth of...

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14 years 9 months ago

The newly rebuilt Merrill Hall at the Center for Urban Horticulture (CUH) flung open its doors yesterday for the first time since bing destroyed when an arsonist fire-bombed the building in 2001....