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Feb 12,2016

Notice the new pre-game light show at the Palestra? The redesigned Hutchinson Gymnasium? The LEED Certified Weiss Weight...Read more »

Feb 12,2016

Interested in how we can better “nurse” sustainability on campus? We stopped by Fagin Hall to talk with Lucia DiNapoli,...Read more »

Nov 16,2015

Since 2009, Penn’s Student Eco-Reps have served as waste minimization champions on campus as they have encouraged their peers to change their waste disposal habits. This fall, Eco Reps are working...Read more »

Nov 16,2015

Since 2009, Penn’s Student Eco-Reps have served as waste minimization champions on campus as they have encouraged their peers to change their waste disposal habits. This fall, Eco Reps are working...Read more »

Nov 12,2015

Penn's first Green Purchasing Awards were presented at the annual Purchasing Services Supplier Show on September 30. This new award honors the leading actions of any individual and/or team that...Read more »

Nov 11,2015

Since 2009, Penn’s Student Eco-Reps have served as waste minimization champions on campus as they have encouraged their peers to change their waste disposal habits. This fall, Eco Reps are working...Read more »

Nov 6,2015

University Landscape Architect Bob Lundgren and Landscape Planner Chloe Cerwinka are working with the University’s Urban Park Staff to create a new compost site for campus leaf litter. The site is...Read more »

Nov 4,2015

Since 2009, Penn’s Student Eco-Reps have served as waste minimization champions on campus as they have encouraged their peers to change their waste disposal habits. This fall, Eco Reps are working...Read more »

Nov 3,2015
Mini Bins are here at the School of Nursing! 
 
Mini Bins are small trash receptacles that, because of their size, encourage people to reduce the amount of waste they...Read more »
Oct 5,2015

Promoting sustainability in the National Parks system is not unlike promoting sustainability at Penn, Penn’s Staff & Faculty Eco-Reps learned at their September 22 meeting. The lunch speaker...Read more »

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