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Oct 23,2013

Golkin Hall has been awarded LEED Gold status for new construction by the U.S. Green Building Council, a coveted recognition of best-in-class building strategies for energy and...Read more »

Oct 23,2013

The University officially opened the region’s premier facility for advanced research, education, and innovative public/private partnerships in nanotechnology on October 4. The 78,000 square-foot...Read more »

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 »

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The Morris Arboretum’s Horticulture Center is Penn’s first LEED Platinum building.

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