College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
March 22, 2023
March 10, 2023
March 04, 2023
February 10, 2023
Bur Oak Land Trust Prairie Preview
March 23, 2023 - 4:30pm
Just as spring arrives, a beloved and deeply rooted environmental learning and networking event will bloom again in downtown Iowa City....
Environment and Sustainability Career Trek - Dubuque, IA
March 24, 2023 - 7:30am
We are hitting the road and traveling to Dubuque, Iowa, for a full day of visits with organizations that value sustainability! Visits include the Mississippi River Museum, Sustainable Dubuque, and Eagle Point Solar. Lunch and transportation are provided!...
The Human Rights Conundrum: Climate Change Interventions as Both Problem and Solution
March 31, 2023 - 8:50am
Join The Journal of Gender, Race & Justice (JGRJ) and Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems (TLCP) for discussions on the human rights implications of voluntary carbon markets and emerging geoengineering technologies developed to combat the climate crisis....
Our Common Ground: Why America’s Public Lands Are a Political and Conservation Success Story with Author and Professor John Leshy
April 4, 2023 - 12:45pm
Author and Professor John Leshy discusses his new book, Our Common Ground: A History of America’s Public Lands on April 4, 2023. Professor Leshy’s talk highlights the main themes of this history and lessons it offers for dealing with contemporary challenges like climate change, biodiversity loss, and the dramatic increase in visitation....
Sustainability on Social Media
Sustainability by the Numbers
Fair Trade University designation
recycled and diverted from landfill
powered by clean-diesel technology
to UI students and graduates
research across the UI campus
to purchase local foods, dairy, and goods
from local farmers and vendors
Rated “Silver” in Sustainability Tracking (STARS) by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.
Designated a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation for 10 years and running!