The geography of green consumerism
Finals week is a hectic time for students after taking all those exams they must pack their belongings and move back home for the summer. For many, getting rid of unwanted clothes and appliances is a huge challenge.
by Judy Lin
Under Secretary of Science Raymond Orbach of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently returned to his academic roots at UCLA with hopeful news about tackling the nation's twin demons, the energy and environmental crises.
Think differently about your stuff. In Los Angeles, much more is recyclable then ever before. Reduce that clutter and recycle!
A UCLA student group called the Forum for Energy Economics and Development (FEED) recently released a collection of academic articles about renewable solar power.
The Green Initiative Fund (TGIF) passed 3 to 1 in the 2008 Undergraduate Student Election that ended last week. Starting in Fall 2008, TGIF will raise $200,000 per year for UCLA sustainability projects.
With a series of small steps over the past year, the Center for the Study of Women has managed to turn their home in the Public Affairs Building into perhaps one of the greenest offices on campus.
Nutritious foods. Regular exercise. Managing stress. These all contribute to our physical wellness and are factors that each of us can manage. Not to be overlooked is the importance of a clean environment to our health and what we can do to keep the envir
UCLA has been working to support the environment by reducing the amount of hazardous material that we dispose of, reusing and recycling wherever possible.
Which campus is more environmentally-friendly? Watch and find out!
Whether a marketing tactic or true concern, different Westwood businesses are pitching in with their Earth Day programs and promotions.
Alex Jeffries, a UCLA student and resTV staff member, received first place in the short film category of the National Geographic's Preserve Our Planet Film and PSA Contest for his film titled, "The Experimental Generation".
Opportunity Green: The Future of Green Business at UCLA is an unprecedented gathering of the prime movers and shakers transforming the world of green business.
An $8.5-million shortfall in state funds to cover UCLA's energy costs is compelling Facilities Management to scour the campus looking for ways big and small to squeeze more energy out of every dollar spent on power.
UCLA is a large university and therefore uses a large amount of energy so much that it has its own cogeneration plant.
by Akane Nishimura, Graduate Student, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Center for Tropical Research, Institute of the Environment, UCLA
We post lectures and other public information on the environment, climate and sustainability at UCLA on iTunes U.
UCLA Law School Dean Dan A. Emmet and his family has provided a $10 million dollar endowment to establish climate change center at the Law School.
A sustainable society is one that is environmentally viable, economically robust, and socially just and equitable one that meets the needs of the present without compromising the resources for future generations.
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