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Iowa Now: UI announces it will be coal free by 2025
Iowa Now: UI announces it will be coal free by 2025

UI Power Plant will increase its use of biomass and other renewable energy sources to meet its goal.University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld announc...

Daily Iowan: Thinking Globally About Air Pollution
Daily Iowan: Thinking Globally About Air Pollution

UI Professor Gregory Carmichael discusses the effects of air pollution in the 34th presidential lecture.On a February day with blue skies and a high o...

Daily Iowan: Recyclemania Surges Through UI
Daily Iowan: Recyclemania Surges Through UI

Recyclemania, an annual, campus-wide event that started on Feb. 5, has a simple goal: reduce waste throughout the University of Iowa campus.This is th...

Cycling Through Snow
Cycling Through Snow

 Some say he's crazy. Others just think it.Anthony Lucio, a University of Iowa Ph.D candidate and avid cyclist, has come to expect the skeptical glanc...

Daily Iowan: Sustainability Summit Held Feb. 3
Daily Iowan: Sustainability Summit Held Feb. 3

Business leaders and M.B.A. students gathered for the annual Sustainability Summit 2017 to discuss how companies are integrating sustainable strategie...

Climate Narrative Fellows to Focus on Regenerative Cities
Climate Narrative Fellows to Focus on Regenerative Cities

Bringing together science, humanities, marketing and the arts, the University of Iowa’s Climate Narrative Project reaches across academic disciplines ...

Beth MacKenzie: Waste Reducer
Beth MacKenzie: Waste Reducer

Beth MacKenzie joined the University of Iowa in September as the recycling coordinator in the Office of Sustainability, a branch of Facilities Managem...

Students Can Compete in Sustainability Business Model Competition
Students Can Compete in Sustainability Business Model Competition

University of Iowa students have the opportunity to compete for cash prizes while developing a business model focused on sustainability at the Frontie...

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Winter Gardening Fair
Winter Gardening Fair


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

ECO Iowa City: Creating Mittens from Old Sweaters


6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

ECO Iowa City: Small Furniture Project


6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Environmental Careers Retreat
Environmental Careers Retreat


8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

University Services Building

ECO Iowa City: Upcycled Craft Night


6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Death by Design
Death by Design


5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)


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