Tag: sustainability

UofL students, staff celebrate trees

The University of Louisville planted two oak trees on the Belknap Campus April 6, the day Kentucky celebrated Arbor Day. The trees join the more...

Two farmers markets serve UofL and surrounding neighborhoods

The University of Louisville's commitment to the health and well-being of students, staff and neighborhood residents will be on display again this year at...

UofL named Tree Campus USA for 8th year

Even in the middle of winter, trees take center stage on the University of Louisville’s Belknap Campus. For the eighth consecutive year, the Arbor Day...

UofL’s ‘energy crops’ harvested for research

Someday, a 3-D printed medical implant made from hemp oil may save your life, or a hemp-based biofuel may power your vehicle. Those are just...

Sustainability Week will highlight UofL’s work as environmental steward

Want to know more about the University of Louisville’s efforts to promote sustainability? Sustainability Week, which runs this year from Oct. 23-29, is a...

Urban Planning students pitch ideas to improve Louisville’s sustainability score

UofL Urban Planning grad students were tasked with helping the city of Louisville improve its 4-star rating in the Star Community Rating System, which...

UofL’s Justin Mog wins city’s 2017 environmental leadership award

If you spot UofL’s Justin Mog zipping past on his bike, give him a (green) thumbs up. On Monday, Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer awarded Mog...

UofL inches closer to climate commitment Goal is carbon neutrality by...

In 2010, the University of Louisville set an ambitious environmental goal to achieve climate neutrality by 2050. The commitment to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions...

KPPC sustainability engineer to serve as judge at state conference

Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center Senior Sustainability Engineer Mark Toda will serve as a judge for the Kentucky Technology Student Association State Conference, which is...

UofL celebrates Earth Week 2017

Get your hands into some compost. Eat a meal fresh from the farm. Earth Day is April 22, and the University of Louisville is celebrating...