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AASHE STARS Gold logo UNC-Chapel Hill Earns STARS Gold Rating for Sustainability Achievements

March 1, 2021

UNC-Chapel Hill has earned a STARS Gold rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education. The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS) measures and recognizes sustainability accomplishments in all aspects of higher education.

Categories: Awards News


Best Workplaces for Commuters 2021 Logo UNC-Chapel Hill Named to Best Workplaces for Commuters 2021

February 1, 2021

UNC-Chapel Hill was named one of the Best Workplaces for Commuters by the National Center for Transit Research, making it more than 15 years the University has received this designation.

Categories: Greenhouse Gas News, UNC Three Zeros News


Mike Piehler on Zoom meeting Piehler Launches Carolina Sustainability Council

November 6, 2020

The Council will support the transition to Sustainable Carolina, a new comprehensive initiative to move Carolina’s sustainability efforts forward, including the Three Zeros Environmental Initiative.

Categories: Campus Sustainability News


Mike Piehler Mike Piehler Named Carolina’s Chief Sustainability Officer

September 2, 2020

In his new role, Mike Piehler will provide leadership and coordination of broad sustainability efforts on campus, develop a consistent plan to reach short- and long-term goals and serve as chair of the University’s Sustainability Council.

Categories: Campus Sustainability News


Carolina Ranked #2 in the U.S. for Sustainability 2020 Times Higher Education ranks Carolina 2nd in U.S. for Sustainability

April 23, 2020

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranks second in the United States in the 2020 Times Higher Education Impact Rankings, which measure sustainability among institutions of higher education.

Categories: Campus Sustainability News