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November 8, 2016

Reuse is a big component of ReThink Your Footprint, and although many activities on campus are local, some programs cover more ground and are international.

In September 2007,...Read more »

November 2, 2016

You might have seen it advertised on a poster staked into the ground around campus; you might have noticed it listed in an unassuming green box on the Green Campus Partnership (GCP) website; you might have heard of it through an email from your College House. Read more »

October 25, 2016

Penn Athletics has the opportunity to make a huge impact in waste minimization and this is clearly highlighted through their efforts at Penn Relays. Green Penn Relays was started a...Read more »

ReThink: Reuse and Recycling
October 25, 2016

Penn's Staff & Faculty Eco-Reps manage collection programs to reuse or recycle products: eyeglasses, shoes, and writing instruments. These initiatives help reduce landfill waste and the impacts of manufacturing new products, while promoting...Read more »

October 24, 2016

The PennMOVES program began in 2008 to promote the sustainable re-use of clothing, furniture, and other gently used items left behind by students moving out of College Houses. 2016 greatly...Read more »

October 24, 2016

Offices represent a significant portion of campus energy and material use and waste production. The Green Campus Partnership recognizes the efforts of staff and faculty to green their daily activities...Read more »

October 24, 2016

Electronics like cell phones, computers, printers, TVs, and a long list of others are commonplace in today’s society.  The quick turnover of this technology, such as new cell phone models...Read more »

October 24, 2016

Through ongoing renovations and construction of new buildings, SAS has managed to divert much of their used furniture from landfills. The program started in 2014 and since then 10.5 tons...Read more »

October 4, 2016

The Penn Humanities Forum welcomes Winona LaDuke on Thursday, October 13th. Renowned for her work on tribal land claims and preservation as well as sustainable development, Winona LaDuke will discuss her White Earth...Read more »

August 25, 2016

The Green Campus Partnership is hiring! We are seeking an undergraduate intern to join our team for the 2016-17 academic year. Please see this job description for details and application instructions. ...Read more »

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