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March 20, 2013

Is anyone even sure of what is stored away in their drawers, cabinets, closets, and file rooms? Ancient files, books and magazines, old computers, cathode tube display screens, and old...Read more »

March 20, 2013

Since its inception in 2008, PennMOVES has annually collected approximately 90,000 pounds of items that students can't take with them when they leave campus in the summer such as clothes,...Read more »

March 20, 2013

The possibility of a sustainable closet became more of a reality in February with the opening of Greene Street, a boutique consignment shop, on Spruce Street near 38th Street. With...Read more »

March 20, 2013

Wharton San Francisco's new expanded facility, located in the historic Hills Brothers Plaza at the base of the Bay Bridge, has achieved LEED CI Gold Certification. LEED (Leadership in Energy and...Read more »

March 20, 2013

When the decision was made to relocate a kitchen to make space for two more offices in Vance Hall, Wharton's very active Green Team, led by two staff Eco-Reps, lobbied...Read more »

March 20, 2013

The University of Pennsylvania has been named among the "Best Workplaces for Commuters" by the National Center for Transit Research (NCTR) at the University of South Florida. "Best Workplaces for...Read more »

March 20, 2013

Since coming to campus in 2009, Bon Appétit has built strong relationships with local farmers to increase the amount of produce, meat and dairy that comes from farms within 150...Read more »

March 20, 2013

Fresh food vendors are scheduled to return to the corner of 36th and Walnut Sts. beginning on May 1. Beechwood Orchards and Big Sky Bread have signed on to return...Read more »

March 15, 2013

This year's Green Week will take place March 22-30, with events hosted by Student Sustainability Association at Penn (SSAP) members groups each day. The...Read more »

February 13, 2013

Penn’s Green Campus Partnership is now accepting student applications to the Integrating Sustainability Across the Curriculum’s (ISAC) Undergraduate Student Research Internships.The Integrating Sustainability Across the Curriculum program is an 8-week summer...Read more »

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