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Text: A more sustainable new year. Icons: tree, recycle symbol, kayak, bike, reusable water bottle, clasped hands

6 Resolutions for Sustainability at UMD!

January 18, 2019

Happy New Year and welcome to 2019!
Ben Fornear tabling during the Sustainability Fair with Uline catalog display and junkmail examples

Getting Rid of Junk Mail

November 29, 2018

The UMD mailroom has come to your rescue!
open pea pod with an earth as one of the peas

Focus on Food

November 14, 2018

Everybody eats. Two events talk about food choices and their impacts. 
A conceptual drawing of the new Heikkila Chemistry and Advanced Materials Science Building

Heikkila Chemistry & Advanced Materials Science Building

October 30, 2018

The newest building at UMD was built with sustainability in mind!

Bulldog Warmup

October 29, 2018

Pop-up store offers students access to free winter gear. 
Eco Rep Sheldon picking up litter during a campus cleanup

Spotlight on Sustainability: Eco Rep Sheldon

October 17, 2018

First-year student. Biology major. Voter. She/her pronouns. 
Dr. Aparna Katre Teaching

Spotlight on Sustainability: Dr. Aparna Katre

October 11, 2018

Sustainable together. We all have a role to play. Dr. Aparna Katre weighs in on how voting fits in the mix, too. 
Cole Grotting stands next to a Food Waste poster graphic that shows nearly 600 pounds of foodscraps collected from students plates in the Dining center on September 12, 2018

Food Waste at UMD: Where are we and how can we do better?

September 17, 2018

Meal swipes: 4,365. Food waste collected: 599.5 pounds. 
Aluminum cans and metal container for recycling

New look = Better system

September 4, 2018

Mirrors and area rugs displayed for shopping in the Free Store

First ever FREE STORE!

August 15, 2018

UMD opens first free store for students. 


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