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Greenbuild 2013 Conference
Oct 1,2013

Students with an interest in environmental sustainability are needed for the Greenbuild 2013 Conference, November 20-22. Volunteer slots are open from November 15-23,...Read more »

Oct 1,2013

The Greenbuild 2013 International Conference and Expo visits Philadelphia, November 20-22.  A plus for Penn, being located in the host city, is that the University will...Read more »

Jul 11,2013

Approved for a Green Fund grant in Fall 2012, the Lenape Botanical Garden came into full bloom in May. During a “soft opening” on Alumni Weekend, the project sponsors, alumni, and members of the...Read more »

Jul 8,2013

Paul Meyer, Executive Director at the Morris Arboretum, received the APGA Award of Merit at the association’s recent conference in Phoenix. The award recognizes an APGA member who has performed...Read more »

Jul 8,2013

This Spring, the Green Fund awarded four grants to Penn students, faculty, and staff to initiate innovative ...Read more »

Jul 8,2013

Penn’s campus was shown off for its urban park features during What’s Out There Weekend Philadelphia, a program of The Cultural...Read more »

Jul 2,2013

Groups participating in the Green Office program are making a commitment to understand and...Read more »

May 31,2013

The new Edward W. Kane Park, marked its official opening to the University community on June 11, with a ribbon-cutting celebration attended by Mr. Kane, Craig Carnaroli, University EVP, and Anne...Read more »

Apr 16,2013

The Penn Green Campus Partnership has awarded four Green Fund grants for Spring 2013, bringing the total number of funded projects to 49. Read more »


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Penn was presented with the Office Depot Special Recognition Award for the University’s sustainable purchasing practices in 2013.

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