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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

02 13 2014

UVM's Environmental Health & Safety Featured in Seven Days

In this week's Seven Days, Francis Churchill, Brian Hodge, and Brian Medor from UVM's Environmental Health & Safety were...
02 04 2014

Arbor Day Foundation Honors UVM with 2013 Tree Campus USA Recognition

UVM has been honored with a 2013 Tree Campus USA recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest...
01 29 2014

2013/2014 Clean Energy Fund Semi Finalist

On February 19th & February 26th, the following 6 ideas were chosen as semi-finalist for presentation to the Clean Energy Fund...
01 03 2014

Meet some of the Office of Sustainability Fellows

Over the Fall Semester, Media Intern Matt Lipke '15 filmed and edited interviews with this year's graduate fellows at the Office of...
12 03 2013

AASHE How-to Guide on Campus Green Fund Implementation Released

AASHE published the "How-to Guide on Campus Green Fund Implementation" and launched the Campus Sustainability Green Fund Database...
Clean Energy Fund 10 11 2013

CEF Clean Greenhouse Project featured in Burlington Free Press

The CEF-funded Clean Greenhouse Project, headed by Tad Cooke and Erick Crockenberg '13, was featured in the Burlington Free Press!...
10 09 2013

Clean Energy Fund Call for Ideas deadline extended to 11/1/2013!

The Clean Energy Fund annual Call for Ideas submission deadline has been extended to 11/1, and invites students, faculty, and staff to...
09 04 2013

2013 Clean Energy Fund Call for Ideas Now Open!

The Clean Energy Fund's annual Call for Ideas is open 9/1 – 10/15, and invites proposals from students, faculty, and staff. CEF-...
(Photo: Sally McCay) 07 19 2013

UVM Today: Seniors Champion Innovative Renewable Energy Projects

[Photo taken by Sally McCay]   Tad Cooke and Erick Crockenberg are masters of synergy -- the idea that individual elements, when...
06 13 2013

Teaching Sustainability at UVM report released today

Hot off the presses, the Office of Sustainability recently published its report, "Teaching Sustainability at UVM".