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October 24, 2013

On Tuesday, September 24th, many diners on campus took the Eat Local Challenge, enjoying a delicious, 100% local meal.

All ingredients for selected stations came from local farmers and artisans...Read more »

October 24, 2013

Members of the Penn Community seeking to significantly reduce their office printing costs can now take advantage of Penn’s new Managed Print Services (MPS) Program....Read more »

October 24, 2013

In line with Penn’s commitment to sustainable transportation, Penn Parking has opened two fully operational electric vehicle charging stations provided by the Blink Network in our Law Lot. This lot...Read more »

October 24, 2013

Move In (M.I.) Green student volunteers fanned out across campus, united in their goal to collect the debris of move in and direct those bags, boxes and containers to their...Read more »

October 24, 2013

ReThink Your Footprint is Penn’s Fall 2013 waste minimization initiative. It culminates during three weeks, November 4 – 22, with an awareness campaign designed to engage the entire Penn Community....Read more »

October 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 environmental design. The...Read more »

October 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 Krishna P. Singh Center...Read more »

October 23, 2013

Mark your calendars to “power down!”  The Green Campus Partnership has announced that the Power Down Challenge, Penn’s annual energy conservation contest, will be held February  3-28, 2014.

Julian Goresko,...Read more »

October 23, 2013

Penn’s student Eco-Reps kick off the semester with a community service project each fall. Both a team-building activity and a community service event, this initiative encourages students to connect with...Read more »

October 23, 2013

This summer, all ten of the Vagelos Integrated Program in Energy Research (VIPER) Scholars from the Class of 2016 secured coveted campus research jobs, working  a range of projects, deepening...Read more »

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