UNC-Chapel Hill Recognized at GoTriangle’s Golden Modes Awards

November 15, 2017

UNC-Chapel Hill Transportation and Parking has again been recognized at GoTriangle’s Golden Modes awards ceremony for its dedication to commuter access, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and long-running history of service to the University.

Categories: Campus Sustainability, UNC Three Zeros


Bike share Ribbon Cutting UNC-Chapel Hill Launches Bike Share Program

October 26, 2017

On Wednesday, October 25, UNC-Chapel Hill launched Tar Heel Bikes, its new bike share program. The program provides affordable, environmentally friendly transportation across campus.

Categories: Campus Sustainability, UNC Three Zeros


Cross-disciplinary Sustainability Classes Offered Spring 2018

October 11, 2017

As students begin to apply for classes for the Spring 2018 semester, the Sustainability Office compiled a list of courses offered across multiple disciplines.

Categories: Campus Sustainability, Community, Featured News


Welcome to Our New Research and Outreach Manager

October 5, 2017

Amy Armbruster joined Sustainability @ UNC in September. Amy comes to us from the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association (CFSA) where she worked as that organization’s Communication’s Coordinator. Before that, Amy worked at GoTriangle and at UNC Greensboro’s Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling. She has a BA in Biology and…

Categories: Community


AASHE Regional Sustainability Across the Curriculum Conference

October 5, 2017

Register for the AASHE Regional Sustainability Across the Curriculum Conference taking place from November 3-4 at the University of South Carolina. The title of the conference is, “Inspiring a New Generation of Sustainability Leaders through the Classroom.” Participants will learn how educators can utilize their unique role to inspire, inform, and…

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Sustainable Triangle Field Site at UNC-Chapel Hill Spring 2018

October 5, 2017

The Sustainable Triangle Field Site (STFS) offers students the opportunity to pair academic studies in the environmental, urban planning, geography, health, and related fields with practical experience delivered through internships, capstone research projects, and field trips. This on-campus experience is grounded in experiential learning, and STFS students incorporate into their UNC experience an…

Categories: Campus Sustainability


Green Tip

October 5, 2017

Traveling for Fall Break? Choose one of UNC’s convenient and affordable options including, busses to Charlotte, RDU, and Durham Station, or if you are looking to carpool, you can use your Onyen login to find ride matches at unc.sharetheridenc.org. Read more »  

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Three Zeros Day: Celebrating Sustainability at Carolina

September 27, 2017

At the first Three Zeros Day: A Celebration of UNC Sustainability, more than 30 departments and student organizations showed off important sustainability work happening at Carolina and campus officials announced a new partnership and initiatives meant to get Carolina closer to its goals.

Categories: Featured News, UNC Three Zeros


UNC # 2 College Affordability Guide

September 21, 2017

College Affordability Guides ranked the top 50 schools in the United States for affordable environmental science degrees with UNC earning the #2 rank. College Affordability Guide works to bring together data to create a holistic view of which colleges are the best value for the money. Read more »   

Categories: Carolina in the News


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 crisis by simulating the average distance women and children must walk…

Categories: Campus Sustainability