sustainability

Pac-12 Sustainability Conference coming to Rice-Eccles Stadium

Taylor Randall and Mark Harlan will speak at the sixth annual event at June 15-16.


Sustainability research grants

This opportunity directly connects researchers with U Facilities representatives in a true OneU cross-campus collaboration.


recycling bins from left to right include Cans, Paper, Plastic, Glass and Landfill.

Think before you throw

Look out for the new recycling signs designed by students.


aerial view of campus from the west showing all of campus and the Wasatch Mountains in the background with snow on the peaks.

Leading on climate-related solutions

President Taylor Randall re-signs the Presidents’ Climate Leadership Commitment.


Ginger Cannon, the active transportation manager for the University of Utah, poses with her bicycle along a campus bike and pedestrian path.

Humans of the U: Ginger Cannon

“There is a direct relationship between the surrounding built environment and our individual health and well-being.”


Aerial view of Presidents Circle at the University of Utah in the fall.

Breathing in the benefits of energy incentives

The university is the “Wattsmart Business Partner of the Year.”


Human behavior sabotages CO2-reducing strategies

A study found that the “rebound effect” negates some of the benefits of U.S. states’ policies aimed at improving efficiency and renewable energy sources in the residential sector.


person on a teal bike with a teal helmet riding past a tree with green bushes in the background.

Bike unity

Celebrate Bike Week at the U with virtual and outdoor events planned.


Trustees review academic senate recommendations

Statement acknowledges important work of ad hoc committee.


solar panel on a rooftop with University of Utah campus buildings and football stadium in background

What is the U doing to address climate change?

An update on the main initiatives to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the U.