UB Sustainability News | Creating a better future through sustainability

UB Stampede in action:
49.5
million pounds of co2
avoided annually 
through ridership


 
• November 12, 2012
Ending Coal Burning in WNY: Panel Discussion
7:30- 9 p.m.
Duns Scotus Hall
Daemen College

 
• November 15, 2012
Blake Mycoskie: Distinguished Speakers Series
8 p.m. 
Alumni Arena
UB North Campus  
Sustainability Tip of the Month
carpool
UB encourages students, faculty and staff to join our carpool program. With program benefits like a guaranteed emergency ride home, and access to preferred parking spots, making the switch is easy.

WELCOME TO UB SUSTAINABILITY NEWS, a monthly update on sustainability events and happenings at UB.
This newsletter is geared toward people who work on sustainability issues at UB or in the broader community, and those who want to be kept "in the loop" on our sustainability efforts on campus.



FACULTY Q&A

Learn about Jessica Owley Lippman, UB associate professor of law, and how her research on land conservation helps to promote sustainability.
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BLAKE MYCOSKIE 

On November 15, Founder and Chief Shoe Giver of TOMS, and the man behind the growing One for One movement will be on campus; get inspired! 
>>Learn more



GREAT LAKES FUTURES

UB is working with 20 other U.S. and Canadian Universities to conduct long-term reseach, and set policy priorities aimed to help protect and restore the Great Lakes for future generations.  >>Read more
 

COAL KILLS

In his new book, Alan Lockwood, UB emeritus professor of neurology, examines how human health is harmed by the burning of coal.  
>>Watch a video
 

GREAT GRADS

UB's Alumni Association recently featured Alan Winslow, social documentarian and fine art photographer, as a Great Grad.  >>Read more
 


MAKING IT REAL

UB professor of chemistry, Diana Aga, PhD is working with Niagara County high school students and their teachers to measure pharmaceutical contamination in their waterways.   >>Read more 




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