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Keep up with the latest sustainability news at UVM!

There are four ways you get the latest news about campus sustainability news, events, and activities at UVM:

  1. Sign up for our monthly e-newsletter: The newsletter is designed to give readers the monthly pulse of the Office of Sustainability.  Every issue will include an update on the Environmental Forum, a message from the Director, and updates on other sustainability activities happening at UVM. For past newsletters, check out our archive.
  2. Sign up to receive updates from the GreenUVM listserv:The listserv features posts from UVM community members on events, articles, job postings, etc. related to campus sustainability and environmental issues. 
  3. Check out the Events and Sustainability Calendars: Find out what campus sustainability related events and learning opportunities are occuring at UVM and in the U.S.
  4. OoS Blog: Follow posts from OoS staff on our day to day work and observations.  

OoS News Archive

10 17 2015

In Search of the Smart Grid

BY JOSHUA BROWN, Vermont Quarterly The sun is trying to shine on Rutland, Vermont. It’s a gray morning in April, but a few beams cut...
10 06 2015

Al Gore Draws Crowds to Campus on "The Climate Crisis and the Case for Hope"

Al Gore, 45th U.S. vice president, spoke on “The Climate Crisis and the Case for Hope" at the University of Vermont on October 6...
09 30 2015

SOLD OUT: Al Gore speaking at UVM on October 6th!

Tickets for Al Gore have "sold-out." There is overflow seating in Mann Hall for the event (Trinity Campus). Thanks for the...
07 28 2015

Office of Sustainability Resumes Office Hours on October 1st

The Office of Sustainability is short-staffed in September. Please expect delays in response. If you'd like to make an appointment,...
04 30 2015

UVM Student Matthew Lipke'15 Screens Third Film

Office of Sustainability Media Intern Matt Lipke was featured in this week's Seven Days for his upcoming premier of his film Elixir....
04 16 2015

UVM Ranks 10th on the 2015 Princeton Review Green Schools

As the nation gears up to celebrate Earth Day on Wednesday, April 22, The Princeton Review ( today...
04 16 2015

OoS Intern Sophia Hoffacker '17 receives prestigious Udall Scholarship

UVM student Sophia Hoffacker ’17 has been awarded the Udall Scholarship, a prestigious, nationally competitive award for sophomores...
03 27 2015

Conference Explores Electric Power From the North

The Clean Energy Fund was a sponsor of the Power from the North Conference. The following article was written by Joshua Brown at UVM...
03 19 2015

New Undergraduate General Education Requirement in Sustainability

We have a new General Education requirement in Sustainability.  The requirement was approved by the Faculty Senate on March 9 and by...
12 15 2014

Sen. Sanders, UVM Host First Youth Climate Summit

by University Communications Sen. Bernie Sanders and the University of Vermont joined forces last week to host the first Vermont Youth...