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Opportunity to Review/Comment on SWPPP

November 16, 2020

Your input on UMD's Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program (SWPPP) is needed! 
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UMD recognized in 2020 Sustainable Campus Index

November 9, 2020

Top performer in research and highlighted for innovation -- UMD is moving sustainability forward. 
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Climate Justice

November 2, 2020

Our climate crisis disproportionately affects communities around the world.
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UMD: 125 Years of Sustainability

October 22, 2020

 We’re celebrating UMD's quasquicentennial anniversary by going back in time to remember some of our significant sustainable...
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'Gather' Explores the Power of Community

October 22, 2020

The documentary is a featured viewing for Duluth’s Bus Bike Walk event and reveals the strength and resilience of Indigenous communities as...
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Environmentalism vs. Environmental Justice

October 12, 2020

While both movements work to protect the environment, their goals and foundations are very different.
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Scarecrow Competition

October 12, 2020

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Coolest Schools of 2020!

September 28, 2020

We're honored to make the list for the 6th year in a row! 
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What is Environmental Justice?

September 25, 2020

Everyone deserves to have a clean, healthy, and green environment.
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Sustainability: So Much More than Recycling

September 9, 2020

"Reduce, Reuse, Recycle" is just the beginning. 


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