spotted lantern fly on wooden rail
August 4, 2020

This year, our region is experiencing a significant population increase of Spotted Lantern Fly (SLF), an invasive insect. Facilities and Real Estate Services (FRES), in partnership with Morris Arboretum, has developed a strategy to address this nuisance pest that has the potential to negatively impact over 70 different plant species.Read more »

Penn student in Schuylkill River
July 28, 2020

Learn more about student grant opportunities at the Water Center at Penn. Read more »

person on bicycle
July 27, 2020

Click on the photo to open and download a PDF of our August 2020 Green Tip about bicycling.Read more »

bird-friendly film
July 17, 2020

The University’s latest bird-friendly design install at Lauder College House is the largest bird-friendly retrofit project on campus to date.Read more »

vegetable kabobs
June 29, 2020

Click on the photo to open and download a PDF of our July 2020 Green Tip with sustainability tips for the summer!Read more »

Masked Penn grads with Ben Franklin
June 8, 2020

As researchers begin to return to campus, Penn Sustainability would like to share a few tips for staying green while also staying safe! Click on the photo below to open...Read more »

homemade toothpaste
May 21, 2020

Click on the photo below to open and download a PDF of our June 2020 Green Tip with sustainable purchasing tips!Read more »

Picture of photovoltaic solar array on green field with trees
May 12, 2020

The University of Pennsylvania has signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for the creation of a solar power project moving the University significantly closer to meeting its commitment of a 100% carbon neutral campus by 2042. This article outlines some frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the agreement.Read more »

Image of trees in Penn's Kaskey Park
April 27, 2020

In this feature, Penn Today explores how nature can improve personal well-being in normal life and in times of crisis. Campus initiatives led by the sustainability office like NatureRX@Penn, that...Read more »

People march along Benjamin Franklin Parkway during Philadelphia’s first Earth Day on April 22, 1970.
April 27, 2020

"The Earth Day Project" is an online exhibition of archival photos and articles exploring the history of the first Earth Day celebration in Philadelphia, on April 22, 1970. Student activists at...Read more »

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