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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 »

December 17, 2014

The Green Living program at Penn, which encourages and rewards students for living an environmentally sustainable lifestyle, is the subject of a case study published on the AASHE (Association for...Read more »

December 2, 2014

Braving a damp, drizzly day, volunteers joined Penn’s Urban Park staff to plant trees as part of a new fruit orchard in Penn Park.  Designed for research, this orchard will...Read more »

December 2, 2014

The partnership between Penn and the Philadelphia Orchard Project continues to grow.  In September, nearly 20 volunteers joined POP staff to pick close to 40 lbs of crabapples from...Read more »

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Penn’s ReThink Your Footprint Campaign increases awareness of waste minimization strategies including enhanced recycling and composting efforts.

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