students and staff at the Penn Park Orchard
October 6, 2020

At the end of August 2020, two partner groups of Penn Sustainability hosted New Student Orientation (NSO) Preceptorials - informal, non-credit seminars on assorted topics that offer a unique way for first-year students...Read more »

students conducting research outside
October 4, 2020

Sign up to participate in the Engineering Deans' Advisory Board (EDAB) Sustainability Challenge and compete to be one of the four $1250 winners (over 5k in prizes). Over the course of three...Read more »

Penn student in lab
September 24, 2020

As part of Climate Week, view our recorded event to learn about Penn's Green Labs commitment and hear from lab staff who have gone through the process.Read more »

students working at orchard
September 23, 2020

As part of Climate Week, hear from panelists who are working to close the gap of access to nature.Read more »

Penn logo pumpkin
September 21, 2020

Click on the photo below to open and download a PDF of our October 2020 Green Tip about how to have a sustainable Halloween costume.Read more »

Professor and two students speaking
September 9, 2020

Climate Week is a University-wide, week-long event happening Sept. 21 - 25. Climate Week will feature a number of events organized by various schools and centers at Penn, all related to sustainability and climate. Visit the Climate Week website to check out the wide range of webinars, workshops, teach-ins, showcases, readings, climate storytelling, and a new set of 1.5* Minute Climate Lectures.Read more »

Climate Week website screenshot
September 1, 2020

Click on the photo below to open and download a PDF of our September 2020 Green Tip promoting Climate Week!Read more »

Hill dining area
August 21, 2020

With Penn Dining switching to only take-out options for the Fall 2020 semester, Penn Sustainability has created signage to help you sort your waste from dining locations on campus.

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students at Drew Elementary
August 11, 2020

Did you know that this academic year is the Year of Civic Engagement? To celebrate the Year of Civic Engagement, Penn Sustainability would like to highlight some information and resources...Read more »

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 »