Tag: sustainability

UofL scores well in Post-Landfill Action Network assessment Recent designation follows...

The Post-Landfill Action Network (PLAN) has awarded the University of Louisville an overall Zero Waste score of 58.2%, resulting from 864.5 points out of a total possible...

UofL achieves Tree Campus designation, again

The Arbor Day Foundation has recognized the University of Louisville as a "Tree Campus USA" for 10 years. UofL boasts more than 2,000 trees on...

UofL students plan for zero waste

Jacob Foushee and Lily Stewart are two University of Louisville students whose focus is on the bottom.  As zero waste interns with the Sustainability Council,...

Kroger pledges $1.5 million to UofL in an effort to end...

The Kroger Louisville Division is making a $1.5 million pledge to the University of Louisville as part of a broad-ranging effort to reduce hunger...

UofL places first in state and top 10 nationally in annual...

UofL competed with 300 colleges and universities across the nation in the 2020 RecycleMania Tournament and achieved impressive sustainability results. This annual challenge for higher...

UofL’s sustainability progress reported to Staff Senate

The Staff Senate met Monday on the HSC campus, where updates were provided from the ombudsman’s office and the sustainability office. Diane Tobin provided an...

October brings festivities for UofL alumni, sustainability, diversity

What if there was a Card Nation party and everyone was invited? The month of October features events that celebrate so much of what makes...

UofL freshmen paddle through course on urban waterways

“I learned that Louisville has a lot of dirty water.” That’s what UofL freshman Cossondra Green observed from a canoe trip down the Ohio River...

UofL partners with Dare to Care to improve on-campus food pantry

The Cardinal Cupboard, a campus food pantry for UofL students and employees, just got better thanks to a new partnership with Dare to Care,...

UofL tops in Kentucky on Sierra Club’s ‘Cool Schools’ list

The University of Louisville has notched another high-profile achievement for sustainability among higher education institutions in Kentucky. The Sierra Club this week released its annual...