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October 7
Earth Matters: "Fracking"—The Blue Bridge to a Green Future?

October 14
Energy Seminar: "Energy: Harder than Evolution"
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Welcome to campus! The Office of Sustainability looks forward to meeting both new students and staff at sustainability events throughout the year. 

Questions about sustainability at Stanford? Contact us to find out more!

Global warming to drive increase in severe thunderstorm risk in U.S., Stanford research finds
September 24, 2013

Stanford scientists use 'wired microbes' to generate electricity from sewage
September 16, 2013

To encourage green living, Stanford students build a better light switch
September 6, 2013

China’s clean-water program benefits people and the environment, Stanford research shows 
September 4, 2013

The latest updates on sustainability at Stanford...
Photo Credit: Linda A. Cicero
Get Ready for Green Fund!
The Stanford Student Green Fund provides grants for projects designed to create a more sustainable campus. Applications will open this fall, so start planning your ideas now!
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Ready, Set, Compost!
In response to requests for greater access to composting on the annual R&DE Student Housing Survey, the number of compost collection points across campus will more than double starting November 1st.
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Stanford Professor Wins MacArthur 'Genius' Award for Work on Climate Change
David Lobell was one of two Stanford professors honored as a 2013 MacArthur Fellow for his research on the impacts of climate change on crop production and food security.
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Photo Credit: Linda A. Cicero
Sustainable Workplace Training Coming Soon!
This BeWell berry-eligible training course is available for enrollment through AXESS.  Two November sessions will help staff learn strategies for "greening" their office and building.  Learn More
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What is SESI?                       
A major system innovations project designed to reshape Stanford's energy future.
Check out live footage of the new central energy facility as its built at the SESI website.
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