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Making Real Progress


Originally posted on April 24, 2017
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By Katie Stevens, Sustainable Utah Blog Writing Intern

In February 2015, President David W. Pershing committed the University of Utah to the Real Food Challenge — a goal to have 20 percent of the university’s food categorized as “real” by 2020. 295 more words

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Higher Education backs Low Carbon USA

Climate action letter for colleges and universities

We recognize that a lot is happening this week (of Earth Day), but we want to draw your attention to an opportunity for your institution to participate in the… 158 more words

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SUSTAINABLE LEADERSHIP

Originally posted on April 11 2017.

The Sustainability Office and Alta Ski Area recently awarded eight Alta Sustainability Leadership Awards to members of the University of Utah campus community for their sustainability leadership, and recognized Onno Wieringa, Alta’s general manager and president, for his lifetime work advancing sustainability. 709 more words

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Earth Week 2017

When we imagine the place where we live, we often think of our city, our state, or even our country. But Earth is also our home.  413 more words

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Meet the Intern

Hi! I’m Breanna Parker ’18 and am an intern in campus sustainability at Smith College. I came to Smith from a small town in Iowa… 299 more words

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Infusing Sustainability into Education: Brian Codding

By: Bianca Greeff, Graduate Assistant, Sustainability Office.

Brian Codding is an Assistant Professor in the Anthropology Department at the University of Utah.  His work combines ecological approaches in ethnography and archaeology to explain present and past human behavior, focusing on the relationship between human decisions and how those decisions impact the local environment. 1,179 more words

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RECYCLE GLASS ON CAMPUS

Emerson Andrews, Sustainable Campus Initiative Fund coordinator. Originally posted on Jan. 9 2017. 

Glass recycling has arrived at the University of Utah thanks to the combined efforts of three students, Facilities Management and the Sustainable Campus Initiative Fund, or SCIF. 507 more words

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