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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 »

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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May 11, 2017

April 1-30 marked the 4th annual Penn 30x30 Challenge, in which the Penn community was challenged to spend at least 30 minutes outdoors every day for 30 days. Open to...Read more »

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May 11, 2017

The Clean Air Council of Philadelphia has chosen the University of Pennsylvania as the Clean Commute Employer of the Year! In 2014, ...Read more »

May 11, 2017

In January, Penn Dining Services launched its Meatless Monday program, encouraging students to go meatless during lunch on Mondays in order to make healthier choices and to consider their own...Read more »

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May 11, 2017

The Pennovation Center recently was awarded LEED Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. The Center scored high in a number of areas that address sustainability issues, such as...Read more »

septa info desk in book store at Penn
May 11, 2017

A unique partnership between Penn and SEPTA debuted this semester on campus.  The SEPTA Travel Center @Penn is the first-of-its-kind information...Read more »

May 11, 2017

The Air Quality Partnership (AQP), a program of the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission, educates residents about the dangerous effects of ground-level ozone and provides air quality forecasts to the...Read more »

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