2016 Eco-Reps Award winners
December 21, 2016

On December 14th, Staff & Faculty Eco-Reps hosted their final meeting of the year with an awards luncheon recognizing exceptional members who have gone above and beyond in their role as...Read more »

ReThink Your Footprint banner
November 15, 2016

The ReThink Your Footprint campaign wrapped up on November 11th, 2016. During the two-week campaign, an assortment of initiatives, events, presentations, and other forms of outreach took place to share information...Read more »

New Bolton Center campus
November 8, 2016

Penn Vet's New Bolton Center, located on 700 acres in Kennett Square, provides an internationally renowned standard of Large Animal Care.   New Bolton comprises the George D. Widener Hospital for...Read more »

Vietnam Book Drive
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 »

spring flowers on College Green
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 »

green campus partnership tent at Penn Relays
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 »

eye glasses campus collection
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 »

Penn student movers
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 »

Penn green office program certificate
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 »

e-waste
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 »

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