Sustainability

  1. December 3, 2013

    University sees sustainability gains, but some challenges remain

    Two years, 10 hybrid buses and more than 1,300 Planet Blue Ambassadors later, U-M is making strides toward its commitment to create a more sustainable campus through its operations, although challenges remain in some areas.

  2. December 3, 2013

    Progress toward sustainability goals

    The 2025 goals and the result of reduction efforts to date.

  3. November 25, 2013

    Growing community at campus farm engages learning

    Over the last year and a half, a variety of classes, groups and individuals have come to the 2-acre campus farm at the Matthaei Botanical Gardens to work and grow community as well as produce.

  4. November 13, 2013

    Native American activist LaDuke addresses sustainability

    Winona LaDuke, internationally acclaimed Anishinaabe author, orator and activist, spoke about sustainability earlier this week in her Native American Heritage Month keynote lecture.

  5. November 7, 2013

    Sustainability Town Hall explores climate change adaptation

    More than 120 students, faculty and staff attended Wednesday’s Sustainability Town Hall to learn about climate change adaptation practices and how the university’s efforts address climate change.

  6. November 4, 2013

    Campus briefs

    A roundup of news from around the university.

  7. November 4, 2013

    Higher ed briefs

    News from other Michigan public universities and U-M peer institutions across the nation.

  8. October 28, 2013

    Annual energy consumption decreases on Ann Arbor campus

    The university has avoided millions in energy costs for the sixth consecutive year as the result of ongoing efforts by the Planet Blue Operations Team on the Ann Arbor campus.

  9. October 28, 2013

    Campus briefs

    A roundup of news from around the university.

  10. October 28, 2013

    Higher ed briefs

    News from other Michigan public universities and U-M peer institutions across the nation.