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October 16, 2017

October 16th - 20th will be Penn’s 8th Annual Food Week, hosted by Bon Appétit, to raise awareness about the social and environmental issues in our food system. The Penn...Read more »

October 16, 2017

This year’s Delaware Valley Green Building Council Groundbreaker Awards acknowledged two University projects for their commitment to sustainability. The Groundbreaker Awards focus on a collective mission to advance design and...Read more »

October 16, 2017

Penn’s New College House has been awarded a prestigious LEED Gold for New Construction designation from the U.S. Green Building Council. The 350-bed New College House, which was completed in...Read more »

October 16, 2017

Substantial rehabilitations of six buildings have been completed since the Century Bond program’s inception in 2012: Chemistry 1973, Meyerson Hall, Richards Labs C&D towers, Ryan Veterinary Hospital, Rosenthal Building, and...Read more »

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October 13, 2017

The University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowship (CURF) is the University’s hub for undergraduate student research, as well as the launchpad for Penn graduates awarded the most...Read more »

before and after of Penn Alexander meadow
September 25, 2017

As part of the overall site improvement initiative at Penn Alexander School, a new meadow has been planted!Read more »

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September 5, 2017

The Purchasing Services Annual Supplier Show is Scheduled for Tuesday September 19th from 10:00am to 2:00pm at the Annenberg Center For The Performing Arts.Read more »

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September 5, 2017

The Penn Program in Environmental Humanities is now welcoming applications for Undergraduate Research Fellows for the Academic Year 2017–2018. Now in its fourth year, PPEH is a joint initiative of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn’s Sustainability Office. Deadline is September 25.Read more »

College Green
June 7, 2017

In 2015, we were proud to be among 318 institutions of higher education in signing the American Campuses Act on Climate Pledge, affirming our commitment to accelerate the global transition to low-carbon energy while enhancing sustainable and resilient practices on our campuses. Read more »

EPA Green Power Partner
May 11, 2017

Penn has announced that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized it as an Individual Conference Champion of the 2016-17 College & University Green Power Challenge for using more...Read more »


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