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Iowa Now Features Climate Narrative Fellow

Iowa Now Features Climate Narrative Fellow

Iowa Now kicked off its new “Student Experience” series this month by featuring Climate Narrative fellow Jenna Ladd. A senior at the University of Iow...

2020 Vision Sustainability Case Competition

2020 Vision Sustainability Case Competition

Alpha Kappa Psi, Schneider Electric, and the Office of Sustainability at the University of Iowa hosted the 1st case competition at University of Iowa....

Daily Iowan: Patagonia Board Member visits University of Iowa

Daily Iowan: Patagonia Board Member visits University of Iowa

Students and faculty packed into Macbride Hall on Wednesday to listen to Rick Ridgeway, Patagonia’s vice president of environmental affairs and a memb...

Reclaim Your Holidays

Reclaim Your Holidays

For many, the holidays can be a stressful time that often puts our focus on material things, but the Reclaim Your Holidays program encourages us to co...

Volunteers help with Iowa River cleanup

Volunteers help with Iowa River cleanup

More than 20 volunteers turned out to show our river some love at the annual Great Annual Iowa River Clean-up on Oct. 25. Community members and Univer...

Sustainability Through Historic Salvage

Sustainability Through Historic Salvage

A day-long symposium focusing on the process and benefit of historic architectural salvage was held Saturday, Nov. 8, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Art ...

Daily Iowan: UI receives recognition for bicycling

Daily Iowan: UI receives recognition for bicycling

More great coverage on the League of American Bicyclists Silver recognition of the University of Iowa's bike friendliness.

The Gazette: University of Iowa named ‘bike friendly’ for efforts to support bicycling

The Gazette: University of Iowa named ‘bike friendly’ for efforts to support bicycling

The League of American Bicyclists recently recognized the University of Iowa with a Silver Bicycle Friendly University (BFU) award, joining 100 vision...

Bicycle Friendly University

Bicycle Friendly University

The League of American Bicyclists has recognized the University of Iowa with a Silver Bicycle Friendly University (BFU) award, joining 100 visionary c...

2014 Iowa Organic Conference

2014 Iowa Organic Conference

The 14h Annual Iowa Organic Conference was held Nov. 16-17 on the University of Iowa campus in Iowa City, as a joint effort between Iowa State Univers...

Little Village: Jeff Biggers, Founder of the UI Climate Narrative Project, Reads at Prairie Lights

Little Village: Jeff Biggers, Founder of the UI Climate Narrative Project, Reads at Prairie Lights

Iowa City's news and culture magazine interviewed Sustainability Writer-In-Residence Jeff Biggers about his thoughts on how the climate movement and p...

Daily Iowan: Programs on campus make efforts for sustainability

Daily Iowan: Programs on campus make efforts for sustainability

The Office of Sustainability has taken Campus Sustainability Day (Oct. 22) one step further and is celebrating Campus Sustainability Week. Students wi...

Campus Sustainability Week

Campus Sustainability Week

On Campus Sustainability Day, Oct. 22, we recognized the successes, challenges, and innovations of sustainability in higher education. The University ...

Leading Iowa Scientists Say Climate Change Hurting Iowans' Health

Leading Iowa Scientists Say Climate Change Hurting Iowans' Health

Iowans are experiencing real impacts from climate change, including heavier rains and increased flooding.  Human health effects from climate change ar...

Meeting the Renewable Energy Challenge Symposium

Meeting the Renewable Energy Challenge Symposium

Over the course of the University of Iowa Public Policy Center's Meeting the Renewable Energy Challenge Symposium, participants looked critically at t...

Daily Iowan: UI students compete against other schools to show they are the most "outdoorsy"

Daily Iowan: UI students compete against other schools to show they are the most "outdoorsy"

The Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge kicks off at the University of Iowa. Its goal is to get more students and community members outside. The UI is one...

Bike Tune Up Day Attracts 70 Cyclists

Bike Tune Up Day Attracts 70 Cyclists

Approximately 70 students and staff came to Fall Bike Tune Up Day Friday, Sept. 19, gathering in Hubbard Park. Cyclists enjoyed bike-powered smoothies...

Press Citizen: UI arborist honored as a True Professional by international group

As a young boy, Andy Dahl was mesmerized by the beautiful bur oak trees surrounding his childhood home. "I was always transfixed by them," the 43-year...

2014 India Winterim Fulfills Certificate in Sustainability Requirement

Once again, the University of Iowa International Programs is giving students the chance to spend the final three weeks of winter break in India, as pa...

Bio-Renewables Field Day

Bio-Renewables Field Day

Over 70 people attended the Bio-Renewables Field Day held Wednesday, September 10, at the Dan Black farm south of Iowa City. The event was sponsored b...

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