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UMD Tackes the Earth Day Ecochallenge

May 6, 2020

A UMN system-wide team joined a worldwide commitment to sustainability through the month of April
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Staff Picks: Discover Duluth

May 5, 2020

Take time during finals to explore some nature spots picked by our staff
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Make a Call for Earth

April 22, 2020

Let your representatives know how important protecting our planet is this Earth Day.
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April: A Month of Sustainable Celebrations

April 16, 2020

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, we’re sharing some good news in sustainability from this past month.
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How to Care for Your Community and Yourself During COVID-19

March 30, 2020

We are living in an unprecedented time. One of the best ways to get through this is to help each other.
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Sustainability Abroad #4: Consorcio Porlamar

March 23, 2020

This sustainable cooperative protects local fishing zones and promotes wellbeing for both the sea and surrounding community.
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Sustainability Abroad #3: Universidad VERITAS

March 11, 2020

Universidad VERITAS prides itself on sustainability and celebrated with multiple activities during Sustainability Day on March 3

Garbage Disposal

March 1, 2020

Increasing the awareness of proper trash sorting was the goal of a class project.
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Sustainability Abroad #2: Finca la Flor

February 24, 2020

From barren pasture to a reforested, sustainable community, Finca la Flor has empowered the community and environment around it for decades...

Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions at UMD

February 23, 2020

How has UMD reduced its greenhouse gas emissions since 2007 and how do we plan on meeting our reduction goals?

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