Earth Week Events at UNC

April 10, 2017

Celebrate Earth Week at Carolina Attend one of the many campus events offered from April 18-22! The Center for Sustainable Enterprise Hosts A Career with Impact Tuesday, April 18, 12:30 p.m., Koury Auditorium Featuring keynote speaker Rye Barcott ‘01,  Managing … Continued

Fall Course in State and Local Governance

March 22, 2017

The School of Government offers PUBA 401 (OO1), State and Local Governance: Public Service Theory and Practice. This course is perfect for students interested in pursuing an MPA and is an introduction to the new, five year, dual degree program … Continued

Bike Fixit Station Ribbon Cutting

March 22, 2017

Come celebrate the installation of a bike pump and fixit station at Open Eye Cafe on April 12 at 6:00pm and learn how to use the pump and tools. There will be free refreshments, a fix-a-flat demo, and prizes! Stay … Continued

Battle Grove a Model for Living-Learning Lab

March 22, 2017

The Battle Grove Restoration Project engages students in learning about the campus environment. The project features an aboveground, daylit stream, that had previously been in an underground pipe. The stream and surrounding vegetation naturally filter pollutants from runoff in order … Continued

Battle Grove a Model for Living-Learning Lab

February 22, 2017

Dr. Geoffrey Bell wanted a way for students in his fall 2016 Restoration Ecology class to link concepts in ecosystem restoration with the practical application of research techniques they were learning. Sally Hoyt wanted to find new ways to engage … Continued

Carolina Ranks No. 11 in 2016 GreenMetric Sustainable Campus Survey

January 26, 2017

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranked No. 11 in this year’s Universitas Indonesia Green Metric World University Ranking. The annual GreenMetric Ranking ranks campus sustainability worldwide. This year’s survey was the largest yet and included 516 universities … Continued

Student Voices – Let Me Take You on a Journey

January 26, 2017

Student Voices will be a regular feature on the ThreeZeros news page. Periodically each semester a student working with Sustainability @ UNC and the Three Zeros Initiative will offer their perspective on an environmental issue or event on UNC’s campus. … Continued

2017 OTS Field Courses and Research Opportunities

January 25, 2017

The Organization for Tropical Studies offers a variety of educational and research opportunities for both students and faculty. Study abroad programs and field research in the tropics cover issues ranging from conservation policy to global health to diversity and ecology. … Continued