United Solar Initiative’s Lug-a-Jug

September 21, 2017

Join United Solar Initiative on September 30 for their annual Lug-a-Jug 6k. United Solar Initiative is a student run, nonprofit whose mission is to use solar energy solutions to empower underdeveloped communities worldwide. The Lug-a-Jug is a walk to raise awareness about the global water … Continued

Three Zeros Day

September 21, 2017

Join UNC on September 25 for Three Zeros Day to celebrate the university’s environmental initiative aimed at reducing UNC’s impact on the environment through three sustainability goals: zero waste to landfills, net zero water usage and net zero greenhouse gas … Continued

Carolina in Sierra Club ‘Cool Schools’ Ranking

August 25, 2017

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranks 28th among more than 200 participating colleges and universities nationwide, according to the Sierra Club “Cool Schools” annual sustainability report.

Sustainability Social 2017

August 24, 2017

The Sustainability Office is hosting its annual Sustainability Social during Week of Welcome again this year! There will be opportunities to win prizes, network with others interested in environmental issues, and learn about UNC’s Three Zeros Environmental Initiative.

The Carolina Campus Community Garden Turns Greener

May 10, 2017

UNC-Chapel Hill staff, faculty, students and friends celebrated the opening of a new solar greenhouse at the Carolina Campus Community Garden on Friday, April 21, as part of the University’s Earth Week celebration.

Department of Energy Internships

May 8, 2017

Two ORISE fellowship opportunities are available through the Department of Energy. The Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Research Participation Program is designed to support EERE’s mission in energy efficiency and renewable energy by offering postgraduates, students, faculty and other … Continued

Carolina Campus Community Garden Social Media Intern

May 8, 2017

Apply to be the Carolina Campus Community Garden (CCCG) social media intern for next year! Interns would help CCCG in their mission to provide fresh produce for low wage employees. Applicants should be familiar with WordPress and updating social media … Continued

Herban Garden Interns

May 8, 2017

Gain leadership skills with a non-profit and apply to be an intern with Hope Gardens this summer. Herban Garden is a committee of Hope Gardens that engages people of color in topics related to sustainable agriculture and food justice. Read more … Continued