The University of California is recognized for its leadership in pursuing a wide range of sustainability policies.
Former GSA President Nurit Katz becomes first-ever sustainability coordinator on campus
When asked whether he thinks humans can succeed in the fight against global warming, Dr. Paul Bunje does not answer. He is not stubborn, shy or uninformed. For him, the question simply does not warrant asking.
Genetic modification of bacterium results in alcohols with greater energy
The UCLA Institute of the Environment has received a grant from the Nicholas Endowment in support of the mission of the Center for Climate Change Solutions.
Is it OK to put white paper with colored ink into the white paper recycling bins? What kinds of plastics can be recycled on campus? Can anyone get a battery-recycling bin in the office?
The audience at a Dec. 3 Staff Assembly Learn-at-Lunch session on
Global warming, some have argued, can be reversed with a large-scale "geoengineering" fix, such as having a giant blimp spray liquefied sulfur dioxide in the stratosphere or building tens of millions of chemical filter systems in the atmosphere to filter
In a new study published in Strategic Management Journal, researchers explain when external stakeholders can effectively influence organizations to adopt greener management practices.
The Institute of the Environment launches new online Southern California Environmental Report Card with the Fall 2008 article: Air Pollution Impacts on Infants and Children by Beate Ritz, M.D., Ph.D. and Michelle Wilhelm, Ph.D.
In partnership with the Weyburn Terrace Residents Association and the South Central Farmers Cooperative, the UCLA Graduate Student Association has brought a Community Supported Agriculture program to Weyburn Terrace.
The sustainability pipeline at UCLA is bulging with new initiatives, from the campus's first-ever Climate Action Plan to student-run delivery of locally farmed produce on a weekly basis.
H&HS has been awarded about $39,000 to expand beverage container recycling at University Village.
All-Hill Halloween is a yearly event at UCLA On-Campus Housing. Each year, more than 2,500 kids from community centers and elementary schools are invited to do their trick or treating at UCLA, going hall floor to hall floor instead of house to house.
UCLA undergraduate and graduate student efforts contribute to passage of Measure R, a half cent sales tax that will fund transportation improvements throughout LA county
The UCLA Event Sustainability Committee and the UCLA Events Office announce the new Event Sustainability Volunteer Program.
UCLA Transportation has rolled out its new Bruin Bike pilot program, awarding one free loaner bike each to seven departments. Faculty and staff in the winning departments will use the bikes to reduce midday car trips, helping cut campus traffic and pollut
UCLA helps grad students build credentials to tackle a pressing problem.
With the election looming, Bruins fight for Measure R to bring Metro to Wilshire
Stay fit, get sustainable and have fun while you're at it that's the unifying theme of an an array of events and kick-offs of new programs this month from UCLA's departments of Transportation and Recreation.
You'll be soon seeing more environmentally friendly options at campus events up to half a dozen different bins for recycling and stashing trash.
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