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PIPs for School offers a new way to pay school expenses

March 18, 2019

CU Boulder students can now earn scholarships for tuition and fees by taking sustainable actions on campus with PIPs for School, a program offered by the PIPs Rewards app. PIPs Rewards is a mobile app that rewards users for verifiable behaviors that benefit personal wellness, the environment, and community good...

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CU Boulder to host I2SL Conference Extension October 23-24

March 12, 2019

The International Institutue for Sustainable Laboratories (I 2 SL) Annual Conference will be held in Denver on October 20-23, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Denver. CU Boulder will host a Conference Extension after the main conference in Boulder October 23-24. The Conference Extension schedule is: October 23 2:00pm - 4:30pm...

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DEADLINE EXTENDED for Campus Sustainability Award Nominations

March 1, 2019

Campus Sustainability Award Nomination Deadline Extended Nominations are now being accepted until March 8, 2019 . Do you know an individual, department, office, or lab on campus that has gone above and beyond in their duties to make sustainability happen on the CU Boulder campus? Every year, the Campus Sustainability...

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CU Green Labs Ultra Low Freezer Sharing gets attention

Feb. 20, 2019

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What I learned while working at the Environmental Center

Feb. 15, 2019

After three years of working as a student employee at the Environmental Center I can say that I’m pretty bad at watering plants. If you’ve been in the office lately, I can only hope they’ve livened up in the absence of my care. The truth is I never thought about...

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CU Boulder wins Pac-12 Zero Waste Challenge

Feb. 8, 2019

Thanks to hard work and dedication by Facilities Management and Ralphie's Green Stampede staff and volunteers, CU Boulder was named Overall Winner in the Pac-12 Zero Waste Challenge for the 2018 football season. From the Pac-12 press release: SAN FRANCISCO – One of the core pillars of Pac-12 Team Green...

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Environmental Center featured in CU Art Museum exhibit Documenting Change: Our Climate (Past, Present, Future)

Feb. 5, 2019

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Experience Global Ideas and Local Solutions at FRESS

Feb. 5, 2019

Bioneers is the preeminent international gathering of leading innovators and visionaries who offer practical solutions to the most pressing environmental and social issues of our time. In its 28th year, Bioneers continues to uniquely and authentically articulate the relationships between environment, health, social justice and spirit. Front Range Eco-Social Solutions...

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Call for Campus Sustainability Award and Green Labs Award Nominations

Feb. 4, 2019

Campus Sustainability Award and Green Lab Award Nominations Now Open Nominations are being accepted until February 28, 2019 . Update: March 1, 2019 - the nomination submission deadline has been extended to March 8, 2019. Do you know an individual, department, office, or lab on campus that has gone above...