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environmental humanities
Aug 27,2014

The Penn Program in Environmental Humanities is accepting applications for Fellows for the Academic Year 2014-2015. The project will create a digital forum for projects in the Environmental Humanities and will also showcase new student work in an annual gallery exhibit. Deadline for applications is Friday, Sept. 26.Read more »

Feb 28,2014

Penn undergrads interested in environmental sustainability can spend the summer working as a research assistant to a Penn faculty member looking to infuse their course with “green” themes. Four...Read more »

Dec 2,2014

As the official student umbrella group for environmental sustainability, the Student Sustainability Association at Penn (SSAP) was founded in 2010 to foster cohesion among environmentally focused...Read more »

Nov 13,2014

The Climate Action Plan 2.0 report released in October 2014 highlighted many achievements on the first five years of Penn's Climate Action Plan, 2009-2014. Read more »

Oct 7,2014

AppITUP Challenge invites submissions for the new "Climate Change and Resiliency" track; deadline October 19. Submit your idea, win our contest, and a team of professionals will help you develop your App and turn it into a business.Read more »

ISAC 2014 Group
Sep 5,2014

Four Penn students recently participated in a poster session where they presented the results of their work integrating themes of environmental sustainability...Read more »

Aug 14,2014

The Penn Green Fund is designed to seed innovative ideas in environmental sustainability from Penn students, faculty, and staff. Since 2009, this initiative of Penn’s Green Campus...Read more »

penn athletics eco-reps
Jul 18,2014

Apply Now! Applications accepted for 2014-2015 Eco-Reps programs for students and staff/faculty.Read more »

May 5,2014

Four Penn students will assist faculty in bringing themes of environmental sustainability into their course content, courtesy of the university’s Green Campus Partnership.Read more »

Mar 17,2014

The Green Campus Partnership faculty grant program, Integrating Sustainability Across the Curriculum, is part of a global report on best practice case studies from 23 of the world’s...Read more »

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