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January 30, 2017

From Huntsman Hall to Joe’s Café, the staff in Wharton Operations works hard to make sure everything from scheduling to lighting in these buildings functions without a hitch. Read on! Read more »

January 30, 2017

What’s the deal with the new Pennovation Center? How about those water bottle filling stations? What’s a recycling center? Read on for more from SEAS.Read more »

January 30, 2017

Notice the new pre-game light show at the Palestra? The redesigned Hutchinson Gymnasium? The LEED Certified Weiss Weight Room? Read on for more from Penn Athletics.Read more »

January 23, 2017

The Tobacco Free Campus Task Force has been convened to identify strategies to ensure better compliance with Penn’s non-smoking policy. In spring 2017, the Task Force will be conducting a...Read more »

January 12, 2017

LEED [Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design] is a well-known standard for certifying green buildings, but what does it really mean when buildings are LEED Certified? Why has Penn adopted...Read more »

January 11, 2017

Savings from this year's Power Down Reduction Day will again be allocated to funding Climate Action Research Grants through CURF. GCP interns sat down with Andro Mathewson to discuss his research work, funded by these two initiatives.Read more »

January 11, 2017

Last year, CURF and GCP partnered to fund undergraduate research via energy savings generated on the Energy Reduction Day. GCP interns caught up with Lauren Brunsdale to discuss her research.Read more »

student group at CAP2 launch
January 3, 2017

The spring of 2017 will mark the halfway point of the Climate Action Plan 2.0 (CAP2.0), Penn’s five-year plan for a more sustainable future – a good time to...Read more »

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January 3, 2017

The Penn Community continued to reduce, reuse, recycle in this year’s ReThink Your Footprint awareness campaign. During this two-week period, Nov 1-11, an assortment of initiatives, events, and presentations took...Read more »

student eco reps 2016-17
January 3, 2017

An evaluation of the Student Eco-Reps program over the past few years led to some changes which were launched this fall. Instead of having a large group of students separately...Read more »

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