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Sustainable Carolina logo over a view of the Davie Poplar in McCorkle Place. Carolina launches innovative sustainability programs thanks to new Champion Sustainability Fund

April 22, 2021

The $1M gift enables the Carolina community to make sustainable, research-based projects a reality.

Categories: Campus Sustainability News, Champion Sustainability Fund


Michael Piehler stands at the site of a shoreline restoration project Carolina’s Chief Sustainability Officer Explains the University’s New Climate Action Plan

April 19, 2021

Michael F. Piehler details the University’s new goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and be carbon neutral by 2040.

Categories: Climate Action Plan News


Old Well Carolina Announces New Climate Action Plan, Seeks Public Input

April 16, 2021

The plan’s 25 strategies were developed by adapting to the advances in technologies, ideas and resources available to the University as Carolina continues its commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Categories: Climate Action Plan News


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