We can all use new sources of inspiration when it comes to working toward greater sustainability. You can find them in this blog, where we profile some of the many people in the UNL community who make smart choices about the resources they use where they live, work and play.

UNL Students Talk About UNL Intercampus Bus System

Friday, September 30, 2022

Students utilize the bus system to get to, from, and around City and East campuses every day. When asked about the campus bus system, UNL students shared their thoughts about the availability of this sustainable transportation option. Using public transportation has many sustainability benefits, including saving money on gas and reducing carbon emissions.

Bus in front of building and bus stop

UNL is a Host Institution for AASHE Conference

Thursday, September 29, 2022

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is excited to be a Host Institution for this year’s Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education, a virtual conference taking place on three separate dates - Oct. 18, Oct. 26, and Nov. 3, 2022.

AASHE Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education flyer with dates information

ASUN Environmental Leadership Program Building Sustainability Culture

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Hello! My name is Sam Spethman, and I am a junior this year at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. This year, I will be directing the Environmental Leadership Program (ELP), which is an environmentally focused organization under ASUN student government. I have been involved in ASUN since my freshman year, and it is an experience that I would not trade for the world. ASUN has introduced me to so many friends, peers, and resources that I can use to help make campus a safer, greener place for all students.

Chief Procurement Officer

Thursday, April 21, 2022

I am the Chief Procurement Officer for the University System. The inherent nexus procurement has with sustainability, such as dealing with global supply chains, along with my strategic planning background, has made me a natural fit to help our University System continue its great work on sustainability. It has been rewarding meeting students, facility, and staff that have an equal passion for this effort.

Reflecting on the Past Two Years

Friday, April 15, 2022

Hey everyone, my name is Anna. I am a master's student in the School of Natural Resources, and I am currently working on finishing up my thesis and graduating this semester. With graduation just around the corner, the time has come to start wrapping up my time serving as the Offices of Sustainability's Communication Specialist and reflecting on the past two years.

Participating in the College of Business's Sustainability on Wheels Event