1. January 14, 2015

    Forty graduate students named Dow Sustainability Fellows

    Forty master’s and professional-degree students from nine U-M schools and colleges recently were named Dow Sustainability Fellows.

  2. January 14, 2015

    RecycleMania returns with U-M building, intercollegiate contests

    The ninth annual RecycleMania Battle of the Buildings Competition at U-M will run Sunday-March 28. The university also will compete in the national RecycleMania 2015.

  3. January 7, 2015

    Solar car race teams students from U-M, United Arab Emirates

    Members of current and past U-M solar car teams will join students from Abu Dhabi University to compete in the inaugural Abu Dhabi Solar Challenge Jan. 15-19.

  4. December 10, 2014

    U-M to explore ways to deal with Great Lakes water-level changes

    The Graham Sustainability Institute is launching a collaborative research initiative to help determine the best strategies for dealing with Great Lakes water-level changes.

  5. November 10, 2014

    Students create comprehensive Detroit greenhouse gas inventory

    Student researchers from U-M have compiled the first comprehensive inventory of greenhouse gas emissions in Detroit.

  6. November 5, 2014

    Campus sustainability goals set for review by working groups

    The university will convene working groups on greenhouse gas, waste reduction and campus culture as part of a review of its Campus Sustainability Goals and to generate new ideas to accelerate progress.

  7. October 15, 2014

    Energy use decreases across many campus buildings

    The university has avoided millions of dollars in energy costs for the seventh consecutive year as the result of ongoing efforts on the Ann Arbor campus. 

  8. October 13, 2014

    University celebrates sustainable food throughout October

    The campus community will have the opportunity to celebrate sustainable foods and healthy eating at Michigan Harvest events throughout October.

  9. October 9, 2014

    Campus labs cut energy, avoid $1.5 million in costs

    Sustainable lab practices in all campus laboratories have resulted in an estimated 10 percent energy reduction and an avoidance of $1.5 million in energy costs for U-M.

  10. October 8, 2014

    Survey: U-M sustainability awareness up, behavior change lags

    A new report shows most U-M faculty, students and staff have boosted their knowledge about how to be more sustainable, but behavior has remained essentially unchanged.