1. April 21, 2015

    U-M among the Princeton Review’s 353 Green Colleges

    The university has been recognized for its commitment to sustainability in the 2015 edition of the Princeton Review’s Guide to 353 Green Colleges.

  2. April 6, 2015

    U-M will sponsor annual e-waste recycling event April 23-25

    Faculty and staff are encouraged to start spring cleaning by safely disposing of their broken or unwanted personal electronics at the annual e-waste recycling event April 23-25.

  3. March 30, 2015

    Free Earth Day events coming to Central Campus on April 3

    Michigan Dining and Central Student Government are co-hosting an Earth Day celebration at two Central Campus locations from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday.

  4. March 30, 2015

    Report highlights sustainability progress on campus and beyond

    The university is showing a positive impact on sustainability both locally and globally as highlighted in the university’s online sustainability report released this week. 

  5. March 26, 2015

    U-M honored for sustainable practices in cleaning program

    The university has been awarded the Green Cleaning Award’s first place higher education prize for its (OS1) cleaning program.

  6. March 13, 2015

    U-M reduces use of traditional chemicals in land management

    Continued sustainable land management efforts have resulted in a 54 percent reduction in the use of traditional chemicals on campus property in 2014.

  7. March 13, 2015

    Grants given for studies of adaptation to Great Lakes water-level changes

    The University of Michigan’s Graham Sustainability Institute has awarded seven grants, totaling $70,000, to U.S. and Canadian researchers who will help residents of shoreline communities adapt to current and future variability in Great Lakes water levels.

  8. February 16, 2015

    Course encourages students to impact campus sustainability

    A revamped Environ 211 course now focuses less on grand ideas for making a difference and more on ways students can roll up their sleeves to solve a local problem.

  9. February 9, 2015

    Sustainability crucial for generations to come, coordinator says

    For Sudhakar Reddy, volunteering is more than a passion: it’s central to his philosophy of sustainability. In 2006, Reddy helped found the Indo-American Eye Care Organization, a non-profit that since its inception has screened more than 70,000 people in India for eye problems. 

  10. January 29, 2015

    University launches upgraded Planet Blue Ambassador program 2.0

    U-M’s Planet Blue Ambassador program launches PBA 2.0, featuring an online tool allowing users to make pledges and track success in a state-of-the-art dashboard.