April 8, 2020 - 12:00am
This conference will focus on our evolving relationship with water at a personal and societal scale, as well as what the future may hold if we continue our current trajectory. Through scientific discovery, diverse change agents, and foresight on future challenges, we will move into an equitable and verdurous world of the future....
April 8, 2020 - 6:00pm
Don't miss your chance to see Stephanie Arne, Wildlife and Conservation Ambassador for Curiosity Stream and host of Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom. An accomplished wildlife conservationist, Steph has worked in 18 countries and filmed stories on everything from polar bears to penguins. Join us to hear about successful conservation projects Steph has worked on and learn how you can make a difference locally and globally. Steph has appeared on the Harry Connick Jr. Show, Animal Planet, and The...
April 18, 2020 - 10:00am
Food forests are diverse, multilayered communities of food producing plants. Using the techniques of permaculture, learn how to create a food forest for any space. Lunch will include food from our food forest. Photo courtesy of Loma Vista Farm
April 18, 2020 - 1:00pm
Support your buzzing friends by joining the community to establish a large pollinator garden at the new Creekside Park Edible Forest....
Sustainability on Social Media
Sustainability by the Numbers
participating in Eco Hawks Program
Certificate of Sustainability Program
recycled and diverted from landfill
focused classes to choose from
sustainability-related research since 2014
and faculty through the Iowa Initiative
for Sustainable Communities
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!