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UPCOMING EVENTS:
May 6th
Conference: Setting the Climate Agenda for the Next U.S. President
8:00am

May 12th
The Environmental Humanities Seminar 2015-2016: Drought
6:00pm

May 19th
Is an Electric Vehicle Right for You?
5:30pm

May 24th
Conversations on Compassion with Andres Edwards
6:00pm
 

SUSTAINABILITY NEWS:
Stanford’s fountains to begin flowing again
April 20, 2016

Engineers explore how nanoparticle shape improves energy storage
April 20, 2016

New tool calculates economic costs of methane leak detection
April 19, 2016

Society needs to better understand the economics of climate change, Stanford researchers say
April 14, 2016

Future Environmental Leaders Go 'Inside the Beltway' for Spring Break
April 12, 2016

Populations of early human settlers grew like an 'invasive species,' Stanford researchers find
April 5, 2016

Stanford's Codiga Resource Recovery Center to open in May
April 4, 2016

Rise of the 'Ridiculously Resilient Ridge': California drought patterns becoming more common, Stanford scientists say
April 1, 2016
CAMPUS SUSTAINABILITY BULLETINS
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The latest updates on sustainability at Stanford

Pledge Your Support for Campus Water Conservation
Shortening your shower to five minutes can conserve nearly 3,000 gallons of water each year! Dont miss your chance to support campus water conservation–take the Shorter Shower Challenge today and you will be entered to win one of several $50 gift cards.  Learn More
Campus Takes Action at Earth Week Service Events
Stanford community members showed their support for campus water conservation by participating in a day of service on April 22. Volunteers weeded, trimmed, and raked out Stanford's Arizona Garden, WaterWise Garden, and Foothills to prepare them for the coming dry season. Learn More
Stanford Celebrates Sustainability at Knowledge to Action
On April 19, Stanford celebrated its leadership in sustainability initiatives, researching globally and acting locally. A full day of events, offered through cross-campus collaboration in recognition of the university’s 125th anniversary, showcased achievements and highlighted ways for individuals to become engaged in the campus culture of sustainability. Thank you to all who participated and attended!  View photos from the event
Sustainable Stanford Internship Program Accepting Applications
The Sustainable Stanford Internship Program provides a paid opportunity for students to gain hands-on experience implementing programs that influence campus sustainability. Applications for summer 2016 and academic year 2016-17 internship positions are due May 4Learn More
Students Reduce Team Travel Emissions
The Stanford Carbon Offsets to Reduce Emissions (SCORE) initiative, a collaborative effort between Students for a Sustainable Stanford, Stanford Students Environmental Consulting, and Cardinal Council, is striving to reduce Stanford Athletics’ air travel carbon footprint by purchasing carbon offsets. Show your support for this student effort by signing the "SCORE Card" today! Learn More
Departments Lead by Example with Cardinal Green Events
Congratulations to Cardinal at Work and Bechtel International Center for achieving the highest level green event category through the Cardinal Green Event Program. Sign up today to learn how your department can reduce the impact of its events. Learn More
Sustainability Champions of the Month
Women's Community Center Staff and Interns
Stanford's Women's Community Center (WCC) is serious about its commitment to sustainability. Following a successful partnership with Office of Sustainability's Cardinal Green Event Program, WCC's professional staff, student staff, student interns, and 200 ambassadors have taken the lead on incorporating green event essentials into all of their 50+ events each year. In addition, WCC recently upgraded its waste service to include compost collection and replaced kitchen supplies with 100% compostable alternatives. Way to go!
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