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U of A is Creating Natural Trails on the Oak Ridge Hillside

Thursday, July 05, 2018

Students will soon get the opportunity to commune with nature on their walks to and from class.

Facilities Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Sustainability University Recreation

Greedy Goats Brought to UofA to Remove Invasive Plants

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The Office for Sustainability is  bringing the Greedy Goats of Northwest Arkansas to the Oak Ridge Trail to chew away at some of the invasive plants now common in the region.

Events Natural Environment Sustainability

U of A Community Design Center, Resiliency Center Project Wins Green Good Design Award

Thursday, May 17, 2018

The U of A Community Design Center, working with the new Resiliency Center, won a 2018 Green Good Design Award for urban planning and landscape architecture. 

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Awards Design Sustainability Landscape Architecture

Help Remove Invasive Species at Mount Sequoyah With Beaver Watershed Alliance

Monday, May 14, 2018

The RecycleBacks and the Beaver Watershed Alliance will remove invasive species from Mount Sequoyah Woods on South Happy Hollow Road from 3-5 p.m. Friday, May 25.

Student Affairs Events Natural Environment Sustainability Student Organizations

City of Fayetteville and U of A Partner on Active Transportation

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Dane Eifling has been selected as the newly created position of campus bicycle and pedestrian coordinator.

Appointments Sustainability

U of A's Greek Life Participation in 2018 Sustainability Scorecards Tells Promising Story

Thursday, May 10, 2018

The Office for Sustainability is happy to announce its partnership with the Greek Life community in an effort to expand sustainability awareness within the U of A campus.

Student Affairs Awards Sustainability Greek Life

Students Moving Out 'Leave Green' With Donations for Potter's House

Tuesday, May 08, 2018

More than 25 tons of material from departing students were donated last year, helping the university achieve its goal of becoming a zero-waste campus. 

Student Affairs Giving Residential life Sustainability Housing

Professor, Director Marty Matlock Named Winner of 2018 Borlaug CAST Communication Award

Friday, April 27, 2018

 Marty Matlock will receive the 2018 Borlaug CAST Communication Award from the U.S. Council for Agricultural Science and Technology.

College of Engineering Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Awards Events Sustainability Biological and Agricultural Engineering

U of A Celebration of Arbor Day Today

Friday, April 27, 2018

Get your picture made with Arbor Day saplings on the Union Mall today that the Office for Sustainability plans to plant around its building on Harmon Avenue.

Events Sustainability
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