laundry room
September 26, 2019

Click on the photo below to open and download a PDF of our October 2019 Green Tip. This month's green tip is all about energy, particularly the events for ...Read more »

spotted lantern fly
September 12, 2019

The Greater Philadelphia Area has recently seen an influx of spotted lantern flies. They are the #1 invasive species of concern in the state of Pennsylvania and are threatening agricultural,...Read more »

cigarette butt clean up volunteers
September 1, 2019

Throughout spring and summer 2019, Penn Sustainability co-sponsored a series of Rubbish Cleanups on Penn's Campus, with a focus on cigarette litter. Volunteers armed with gloves and trash bags were assigned to...Read more »

Move-In Green volunteers
August 28, 2019

Move-In Green was a great success this year, with 25 student volunteers coming together to provide educational outreach and hands-on recycling assistance to new and...Read more »

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August 28, 2019

Penn has been recognized as a top performer in the 2019 Sustainable Campus Index (SCI), achieving high scores in the area of Transportation and Diversity and Affordability. A publication from...Read more »

move-in green waste sorting
August 23, 2019

Click on the photo below to open and download a PDF of our September 2019 Green Tip. This month's green tip is all about our new and improved Green...Read more »

waste sorting
July 30, 2019

Click on the photo below to open and download a PDF of our August 2019 Green Tip. This month's green tip is all about waste sorting, recycling, and composting!

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Locust Walk during move-out
July 8, 2019

Through the 2019 PennMOVES initiative, nearly 130,000 pounds of donations were collected from Penn students moving out of their on-campus housing. At the close of the 2019 spring semester, these students had...Read more »

Penn Today article heading
May 17, 2019

Dan Garofolo, Director of Penn Sustainability, was recently interviewed by Penn Today about a newly published UN report predicting imminent extinction for one million of the world's plant and animal...Read more »

tree campus usa logo
April 22, 2019

Penn has earned the recognition of Tree Campus USA for the 10th year in a row.

Tree Campus USA, an Arbor Day Foundation program, honors colleges and universities and their...Read more »

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