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Companies Urged to Fortify Supply Chains From Climate Change Disruption

Thursday, June 25, 2020

A new report from HSBC and The Sustainability Consortium helps companies understand how and why climate change risks should be addressed within supply chains.

Sam M. Walton College of Business Business & Finance Sustainability

U of A Student Receives Recognition From Udall Scholarship Foundation

Friday, May 08, 2020

Sophie Hill, a University of Arkansas honors junior from Bentonville, has received an honorable mention from the Morris K. and Stewart L. Udall Scholarship Foundation. 

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Honors College Awards International Natural Environment Points of Pride Sustainability International Studies Program

Chartwells Celebrates Earth Day

Thursday, April 23, 2020

The Chartwells team donned face masks and gloves to pick up debris along the Oak Ridge Trail, while also maintaining physical distance, in honor of Earth Day.

Natural Environment Sustainability University Dining

University of Arkansas Celebrates Earth Day's 50th Anniversary Today

Monday, April 20, 2020

This Earth Day, students, faculty and staff are invited to engage in collective actions apart, including participating in webinars, walking dogs, picking up trash, riding bicycles, and staying healthy.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Sustainability

Engineers to Work on Cybersecurity for Systems Linking Solar Power to Grid

Thursday, April 16, 2020

A $3.6 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy is part of $128 million dedicated to new projects that advance solar technologies.

College of Engineering Engineering Research and Innovation Science Sustainability Transportation Department of Electrical Engineering

Sustainability Minor Offers New Opportunities to Include Service Learning Courses

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Service learning courses along with a paper and an Earth Day poster may be substituted to satisfy the sustainability minor's capstone requirement. 

Division of Academic Affairs Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Academic Affairs Sustainability Service Learning Initiative

E-Scooter Program Expanded

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

VeoRide has introduced 250 new electric scooters to their micro mobility fleet serving the UA campus and Fayetteville. Veoride launched a fleet of 440 electric and non-electric bicycles in the fall of 2018.

Sustainability Transportation

Fay Jones School Professor Serves as Editor of New 'Sustainable Residential Landscapes' Book

Monday, February 24, 2020

A new book edited by Carl Smith, a professor at the University of Arkansas, explores sustainable residential design and planning for global communities in the 21st century.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Design Events Lectures Sustainability Department of Landscape Architecture

University Recreation to Host Its Annual Celebrate Cycle Competition

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

University Recreation is hosting its annual Celebrate Cycle competition against the University of Georgia from Feb. 24-28. Attend any of several cycling events to add your mileage to the total.

Division of Student Affairs Events Health, Fitness & Wellness Sustainability University Recreation

Scoot Through Campus: New E-Scooter Safety Tips

Thursday, February 13, 2020

E-scooters arrived on campus in the fall and as the weather trends warmer throughout the spring, their use on campus is expected to grow.

Health, Fitness & Wellness Sustainability Transportation
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