UB Sustainability News | Creating a better future through sustainability

•EVERY SATURDAY,
May 18- OCTOBER 12 

University Community
Farmers Market

8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Main St. at Kenmore Ave. 
South Campus

• May
Free Soil Amendment
8 a.m.- 5 p.m.*
Statler Commissary
North Campus
*Please call ahead

 

McKIBBEN VISIT

Celebrated author and environmentalist, Bill McKibben, will address UB Architecture & Planning graduates, May 10th.  Limited seating will be available to the public. 
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GREEN POWER USE  

The EPA has ranked UB the 11th largest green power user among U.S. colleges and universities. The ranking, up from 14th last year, shows UB's progress toward achieving climate neutrality by 2030.
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STUDENT Q&A 

Meet Jonathan Gibbons, member of Alpha Kappa Chi, UB's professional environmental fraternity, and the Environmental Network.
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RIVER RESTORATION

UB's scale model waterways, called flumes, are awesome apparatuses that feature flowing water and elements customized to meet the needs of research projects.  Learn how they are used and maintained.
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SOLAR CELEBRATION

On Earth Day, the UB Solar Strand was the place to be!  Find out what happened, and see the Strand in action. 
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FALCON UPDATE 

The peregrine falcons nesting on UB's South Campus are busy incubating 4 eggs, which are expected to hatch any day.
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>>Falcon Cam



 

FACULTY Q&A

Learn about Chris Lowry, UB assistant professor of geology, and how his research furthers sustainability.
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HEALTHY HOMES 

Activists, academics, community organizers and federal experts held an environmental justice forum to explore how to make WNY homes and communities healthier.
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