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Sustainable UF to host annual Campus Earth Day April 11

Published: Apr 8th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Office of Sustainability will host its annual Campus Earth Day celebration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 11 at the Plaza of the Americas.

Sustainability Fair includes vendors, food and free bike helmets

Published: Mar 11th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla.  — The University of Florida Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research Green Team will hold its Sustainability Fair Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 12. The event will be on the grounds […]

UFIT, IFAS create website to gauge value of Florida’s energy projects

Published: Feb 20th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Floridians can learn extensive details about energy projects in the state with the help of a website created by University of Florida Information Technology and the Program for Resource Efficient Communities, known as PREC.

Speaker to examine market-based approaches to sustainable energy

Published: Feb 19th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Roger Noll, co-director of the Center for Regulatory Policy and professor emeritus of economics at Stanford University, will speak on “The Future of Climate Change” at 6 p.m. Feb. 19 in Pugh Hall.

UF Water Institute to host symposium featuring state, national experts

Published: Jan 27th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida Water Institute will host its fourth symposium, “Sustainable Water Resources, Complex Challenges, Integrated Solutions,” Feb. 11-12 at the Reitz Student Union.

Princeton professor to talk about sustainable citizenship

Published: Jan 23rd, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Princeton University professor Melissa Lane will conduct a lecture on “sustainable citizenship” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 27 in the Reitz Student Union Grand Ballroom.

Renowned environmental journalist to present lecture on Rachel Carson

Published: Oct 9th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Award-winning environmental journalist William Souder, author of biographies of Rachel Carson and John James Audubon, will speak at the University of Florida Oct. 24.

New UF Transportation Institute to focus on interdisciplinary research

Published: Oct 4th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida College of Engineering today will launch the University of Florida Transportation Institute. Under its umbrella, departments, centers and programs from around the university will work together to better focus on safely and efficiently getting people where they need to go.

Entrepreneurial service program to tout successes at lunch

Published: Jul 23rd, 2013

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Program offers high school students service, learning opportunities

Published: Jun 10th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Gainesville-area high school students can have a fun and engaging opportunity to make a difference in their local community this summer.