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Power Down 2019

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hands-on student learning
October 17, 2019

Over the past year, Nick Zhu, a Junior in SAS studying Environmental Studies, has been presenting to high school students in the Philadelphia area about the benefits of studying environmentally-related...Read more »

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October 15, 2019

Penn President Amy Gutmann was present for the official announcement of the University's Climate and Sustainability Action Plan 3.0, on October 15, at a presentation in the Kleinman Center for...Read more »

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September 26, 2019

Click on the photo below to open and download a PDF of our October 2019 Green Tip. This month's green tip is all about energy, particularly the events for ...Read more »

spotted lantern fly
September 12, 2019

The Greater Philadelphia Area has recently seen an influx of spotted lantern flies. They are the #1 invasive species of concern in the state of Pennsylvania and are threatening agricultural,...Read more »

Move-In Green volunteers
August 28, 2019

Move-In Green was a great success this year, with 25 student volunteers coming together to provide educational outreach and hands-on recycling assistance to new and returning...Read more »

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August 28, 2019

Penn has been recognized  as a top performer in the 2019 Sustainable Campus Index (SCI), achieving high scores in the areas of Transportation...Read more »

move-in green waste sorting
August 23, 2019

Click on the photo below to open and download a PDF of our September 2019 Green Tip. This month's green tip is all about our new and improved Green...Read more »

waste sorting
July 30, 2019

Click on the photo below to open and download a PDF of our August 2019 Green Tip. This month's green tip is all about waste sorting, recycling, and composting!

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Locust Walk during move-out
July 8, 2019

Through the 2019 PennMOVES initiative, nearly 130,000 pounds of donations were collected from Penn students moving out of their on-campus housing. At the close of the 2019 spring semester, these students had...Read more »

cigarette butt clean up volunteers
May 29, 2019

On May 23rd, Penn Sustainability co-sponsored the second in a series of Cigarette Butt Cleanups on Penn's campus (the first cleanup took place on Earth Day, April 22). Volunteers armed...Read more »

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