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Dancers in Company Explore Collective Action, Sustainability

Dancers in Company Explore Collective Action, Sustainability

Lighting dims as music dissipates into silence. Suddenly, frustration and anger begin to settle along with the feelings of being trapped in a seemingl...

Seamans Center Annex Emphasizes Collaboration and Sustainability

Seamans Center Annex Emphasizes Collaboration and Sustainability

In this Daily Iowan article, it's noted that the new Seamans Center Annex focuses on the importance of sustainability. At the top of the building, the...

Daily Iowan: UI Team Studies Financial Viability of New Process to Make Ethanol

Daily Iowan: UI Team Studies Financial Viability of New Process to Make Ethanol

Researchers have found a possibly revolutionary process of creating ethanol, and UI students think it could make some money.Researchers in Tennessee h...

Daily Iowan: If everyone lived like Iowa City residents, we’d need four Earths to support the population

Daily Iowan: If everyone lived like Iowa City residents, we’d need four Earths to support the population

A new study revealed that if everyone lived the way Iowa City residents do, we would need four Earths.If everyone in the world lived like people do in...

Daily Iowan: UI faculty,students expand search abroad for clean energy

Daily Iowan: UI faculty,students expand search abroad for clean energy

H.S. Udaykumar and other faculty and students work on a project to bring cleaner energy sources to undeveloped parts of India. In the United States, i...

UI Researchers Study Financial Viability of Turning Greenhouse Gas into Ethanol Fuel

UI Researchers Study Financial Viability of Turning Greenhouse Gas into Ethanol Fuel

From the Des Moines Register:Somewhere within the walls of a Tennessee lab, researchers stumbled upon an accidental finding that could potentially rev...

Daily Iowan: UI holds first Meatless Monday at dining halls

Daily Iowan: UI holds first Meatless Monday at dining halls

On Monday, University of Iowa students may have noticed something different at the dining halls. As part of the theme semester “Climate for Change,” t...

Daily Iowan: RecycleMania returns to UI

Daily Iowan: RecycleMania returns to UI

For the next few months, recycling will become a competitive sport.The University of Iowa Office of Sustainability has launched its 2018 RecycleMania ...

Learn to Recycle Right During RecycleMania 2018

Learn to Recycle Right During RecycleMania 2018

The University of Iowa is kicking its recycling efforts into high gear to compete in RecycleMania, a national competition that encourages colleges and...

Gazette: UI Students students raising money to build solar car with a hand from ISU

Gazette: UI Students students raising money to build solar car with a hand from ISU

Iowa State University’s Team PrISUm, which has been building solar cars since 1989, has given the University of Iowa’s new solar car team a jump start...

Gazette: Iowa City, University of Iowa partner on 'Climate for Change' semester

Gazette: Iowa City, University of Iowa partner on 'Climate for Change' semester

With help from the University of Iowa, the city’s 152-acre Terry Trueblood Recreation Area is getting a new plan for improving its use to ensure it wi...

UI researchers reveal climate forces behind devastating atmospheric-river storms

UI researchers reveal climate forces behind devastating atmospheric-river storms

Recent deadly mudslides that tore through communities in California were triggered in part by a brutal “atmospheric river” storm, a meteorological phe...

Daily Iowan: City, UI Partner on Sustianability Theme Semester

Daily Iowan: City, UI Partner on Sustianability Theme Semester

The city will pair with the university to dedicate the theme semester to conversations about sustainability and environmental consciousness.The Iowa C...

Iowa Now: Tiny Trash makes a big difference in recycling

Iowa Now: Tiny Trash makes a big difference in recycling

Elizabeth Wildenberg de Hernandez describes herself as a “super-crazy recycler.” Yet the associate director of study abroad in International Programs ...

CBS 2/ FOX 28: Cardboard ban at Iowa City Landfill and Recycling Center now in effect

CBS 2/ FOX 28: Cardboard ban at Iowa City Landfill and Recycling Center now in effect

A new law to cut waste in Johnson County went in effect on January 2, 2018.It is enforcing all residents or businesses throwing away trash to not thro...

Gazette: Iowa City Landfill to prohibit cardboard in trash in effort to reduce waste

Gazette: Iowa City Landfill to prohibit cardboard in trash in effort to reduce waste

Johnson County residents with boxes to break down after the holidays should know that, as of Jan. 2, those corrugated cardboard boxes no longer will b...

Graduate Profile: Emma Miller-Shindelar

Graduate Profile: Emma Miller-Shindelar

Emma Miller-Shindelar likes to tell a good story. She likes it even better when she can tell a good story using cutting-edge mapmaking technology.The ...

Sustainability Voluneeters Needed at Dance Marathon Feb. 2-3

Sustainability Voluneeters Needed at Dance Marathon Feb. 2-3

Dance Marathon 24 is seeking volunteers to staffing the compost and recycling stations at five meals during the Big Event Feb. 3-4 in the Iowa Memoria...

Iowa airports going green, saving on energy costs

Iowa airports going green, saving on energy costs

In this article from the Gazette, Ingrid Gronstal Anderson, University of Iowa environmental compliance specialist, is quoted about the miscanthus pla...

Daily Iowan: Iowa City switches to single-stream recycling

Daily Iowan: Iowa City switches to single-stream recycling

Effective Dec. 4, Iowa City is adopting a change in its curbside recycling program, changing to a single-stream system.“Part of the goal here is to in...

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