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July 19, 2012

Members of the Penn Environmental Group (PEG) and Penn Eco-Reps program have recently rolled out a new waste reduction initiative that focuses on repurposing non-traditional recyclables into consumer products through...Read more »

July 19, 2012

While Penn fell short of its 32 percent goal for RecycleMania 2012, the campus reduced its overall amount of waste generated by more than 85 tons during the eight-week competition...Read more »

May 16, 2012

The University of Pennsylvania has earned its third consecutive Tree Campus USA designation from the Arbor Day Foundation. Tree Campus USA is a national program the foundation launched in 2008,...Read more »

April 20, 2012

Participate in the Penn Transit Survey for one of two chances to win a gift certificate to Penne Restaurant or a Penn hoodie from the Penn Bookstore.

March 1, 2012

The Green Campus Partnership is calling for qualified student applicants for the position of Summer Research Assistant for Sustainability Across the Curriculum, a one-day faculty workshop that aims to further...Read more »

March 1, 2012

The University of Pennsylvania is already a leader in promoting environmental sustainability, the importance of trees, sustainable building development, encouraging recycling, and providing public open space. This spring, Penn is...Read more »

March 1, 2012

Friday, March 16 will mark the start of yet another innovative Green Fund project aimed at changing campus culture. PennCycle, a student-run bike share program for Penn students, faculty, and...Read more »

March 1, 2012

Together with the Office of the Provost, the Environmental Sustainability Advisory Committee, and the Netter Center for Community Partnerships, the Benjamin Franklin Scholars (BFS) program is pleased to announce the...Read more »

March 1, 2012

The Green Campus Partnership is proud to announce that more than 80 Penn staff and faculty have been selected to represent their departments as Staff & Faculty Eco-Reps for...Read more »

March 1, 2012

Yet another addition to the University’s impressive portfolio of Green Fund projects, the Penn Sustainability Review (PSR) is a student-run online and print publication featuring sustainability-related opinion editorials, leadership interviews,...Read more »

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Penn Park has added more than 22 acres of green space to Penn’s urban campus.

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