Press Releases

News from the CU Environmental Center

1 Colorado research universities to lead U.S. contribution to global environmental initiative 2 July 2014
2 CU-Boulder launches new crowdfunding platform to support student, faculty and staff projects 2 May 2014
3 Kittredge Central and Kittredge West buildings receive LEED gold ratings 23 April 2014
4

CU-Boulder reaches largest landfill diversion rate in 2012-13

23 April 2014
5 2014 Campus Sustainability Awards Winners Announced 22 April 2014
6 “Climbing PoeTree” duo to perform at CU-Boulder on Earth Day 2014 16 April 2014
7 Science communication efforts inspire largest gift yet for CU Sustainability Complex 10 April 2014
8 BASF Teams with the University of Colorado Basketball Program for ‘Sustainable Gamedays’ 1 February 2014
9

Diversity, sustainability and social justice student leaders to attend Innovation Lab led by national social innovator

24 January 2014
10 CU-Boulder’s biotechnology building earns local green award   13 June 2013
11 From campus to table: students create garden bounty for diners, community  1 August 2013
12 Study abroad student of the year rides the spoke of sustainability 13 November 2013
13 CU aids church's energy efficiency Friday, 16 November 2012
14 CU-Boulder Environment and Sustainability Visioning Committee named 29 October 2012
15 CU-Boulder expands popular Computers to Youth Program 21 October 2013
16 11th Annual Front Range Bioneers Conference at CU-Boulder Nov. 8-10 11 October 2013
17 CU-Boulder campus mourns death of longtime, celebrated physics professor Al Bartlett  11 October 2013
18

CU Sustainability Training Program Scales Up to National Online Program

9 July 2013
18 CU program inspires Greek Orthodox church to go green 7 November 2012
20 Brown Bag Workshop Integrates Practical Skills and Sustainability in Higher Education 6 November 2012
21 Sustainable Food Expert Anna Lappé to Speak at CU-Boulder's Eco-Friendly Eating Expo Sept. 18 4 September 2012
22 Single Stream Recycling in Housing and Dining Services 23 July 2012
23 Population, Consumption and Climate: A conversation with Al Bartlett  8 August 2012
24 Food and Environmental Justice Week April 16-19 12 April 2012
25 CU Boulder names a senior transportation fellow 23 March 2012
26 Auden Schendler to speak in Boulder Nov. 30 18 November 2011
27 Ugly Sweater Competition judging party Nov. 15 9 November 2011
28 CU-Boulder provides 'green' jobs training in growing field of sustainability 9 November 2011
29 “Mother: Caring for 7 Billion” film screening Oct. 29 5 October 2011
30 Colorado Bioneers Oct. 28-30 program finalized 12 October 2011
31 Richard Louv to speak in Boulder Oct. 13 11 October 2011
32 Sustainable Practices Program scholarships available 18 September 2011
34 CU Fall Bike Sale Wednesday, August 24, 2011 17 August 2011
35 Colorado Bioneers Oct. 28-30 registration open 16 August 2011
36 “Sustainable Business Practices” Course Fri., July 15 13 July 2011
37 BolderBoulder improves environmental impact 9 June 2011
38 Sustainable Practices Program Releases Summer Schedule with New Courses 8 May 2011
39 Campus Sustainability Awardees Announced 6 May 2011
40 2011 Student Move Out: Reusable Items Drive through May 6 followed by “Will Vill” Yard Sale" on Saturday, May 14 4 May 2011
41 Winona LaDuke To Speak at CU-Boulder April 21 18 April 2011
42 CU Environmental Center Offers Discounts For Sustainable Practices Program 28 January 2011
43 CU Environmental Center Announces Spring Course Lineup for Sustainable Practices Program and Early-Bird Discount 7 December 2010
44 CU-Boulder is First Campus to Rank 'Gold' for Environmental Leadership 29 November 2010
45 Jon Waterman to speak at CU-Boulder Nov. 6, 2010 at 6:30 p.m. In conjunction with the 2010 Colorado Bioneers Conference, author and activist Jonathan Waterman will present the Save the Colorado campaign and speak about his book, “Running Dry: A Journey Fr 10 November 2010
46 Compete to Reduce: Libby Residence Hall Selected for Campus Conservation Nationals 10 November 2010
47 “Cash For Cans” Drive To Benefit Fourmile Canyon Fire Victims 23 October 2010
48 Gretchen Bleiler To Present Climate Change Awareness Oct. 11, 2010 11 October 2010
49 CU-Boulder Cuts Energy Use, Stabilizes Carbon Emissions From Campus 22 September 2010
50 CU-Boulder Files Action Plan on College and University Presidents' Climate Commitment 20 October 2009
51 Two CU-Boulder Students Plant 20-Acre Organic Farm in Boulder as a Summer Job 1 September 2009
52 Ralphie's Green Stampede' to Cover All CU Competitive Sports This Year 1 September 2009
53 Sierra Magazine names CU-Boulder top green school 20 August 2009
54 CU spring football game to continue zero waste effort 24 April 2009
55 Ralphie's Green Stampede: Athletics Department, Facilities received a Sustainability Award for their sustainability leadership during zero waste football games. 24 April 2009
56 CU Administration teams up with the Live Green program 07 April 2009
57 Transportation Referendum on the ballot 31 March 2009