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.
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.
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.
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.
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.