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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 »

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 »

Mar 17,2014

The Green Campus Partnership is improving its outreach to Penn faculty. An activity that began last year with conversations with individual faculty around the University has grown into group...Read more »

Feb 10,2014

As a follow up to conversations with individual faculty around the University, we will bring together groups of faculty to discuss what it means to teach our fields through the lens of...Read more »

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