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March 25, 2015

The Penn Program in Environmental Humanities presents a series of events exploring what we mean by nature in the age of the human, the Anthropocene, on April 10. Register to attend.Read more »

March 4, 2015

It's soon time for all of us to get outside! Sign up for Penn's 30x30 Challenge. Commit to spending 30 minutes outdoors each day for 30 consecutive days.Read more »

March 3, 2015

Winners announced in the 2015 Power Down Challege at Penn!Read more »

February 24, 2015

Week 3 of Penn's Power Down Challege shows Rodin leading the College House Competition, and 3815 Walnut and Levine Hall doing well for Campus Buildings!Read more »

February 17, 2015

The University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia has finished in first place in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s nationwide College and University Green Power Challenge in news released in January 2015.Read more »

February 17, 2015

Week Two is complete in Penn's Power Down Challenge, and energy savings are on the rise! In the College House Competition, Rodin...Read more »

February 6, 2015

PennMoves, the University of Pennsylvania's Move-Out collection and donation program coordinated by Residential Services, is seeking an additional partner for its 2015 program!  Each year, PennMoves partners with Eco-Reps...Read more »

February 2, 2015

The 2015 Power Down Challenge begins today, February 2. All Penn College Houses and nine campus buildings will compete to see which buildings can decrease energy usage over this month-long...Read more »

December 18, 2014

DKE and Fiji win the 2014 Greek House Power Down Challenge  in percent reduction and gross reduction respectively.Read more »

December 18, 2014

Illustrating best practices for Green Living, this video entertains and informs about a sustainable lifestyle at Penn.Read more »

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Fact

The average distance food travels from farm to plate is 1,500 miles. That's as far as a trip from Philadelphia to Houston.

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