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The U’s Sustainability Office Launches Giving Tuesday Campaign

The U’s Sustainability Office Launches Giving Tuesday Campaign

By Natalie Colby, News Writer

December 4, 2019

The Sustainability Office at the University of Utah is launching a Giving Tuesday campaign to raise money to buy benches for their Edible Campus Gardens. The folding benches, which could also double as tables, cost $310.41. They hope to purchase eight for the use of students and classes.  The mission o...

U Offers Travel Incentives for a Greener Planet

U Offers Travel Incentives for a Greener Planet

By Mandi Johansen

April 17, 2019

  Many students and faculty on campus are aware of the poor air quality in Utah. The University of Utah is a commuter campus, meaning that many students don’t live on campus and must travel to attend school, work and events. There are incentives in place to encourage students to get to campus...

New Hydroponic Gardens Sprouting at the U

New Hydroponic Gardens Sprouting at the U

By Nicholas Rush

March 31, 2019

  The Sustainable Campus Initiative Fund here at the U, which was set up for faculty and students alike to “propose projects that enhance the sustainability of our campus and community,” has granted thousands of dollars towards a project proposed by the U's Hydroponics Club which plans to...

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