Sustainability Blog

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.

10 Things to Know About Biking on Campus

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

The University of Nebraska, Lincoln is proud to offer numerous opportunities for bikers on campus. Here are just 10 things to know about biking at UNL.
Student bikes across campus in snow

The DailyER's First Female Editor-in-Chief Incorporates Sustainability in Satire

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Kellie Wasikowski didn’t set out to be the editor-in-chief of the DailyER. She didn’t plan to be an environmental major either. But the senior environmental studies major is now the first female editor-in-chief of the DailyER and has been involved with sustainability all over campus
Photo of Kellie Wasikowski

Student Spotlight: Meet our new intern Alli Dickey

Monday, September 11, 2017

Like many college students, Alli has had several changes of heart about what she wanted her future to look like. Now, going into her junior year after finishing an internship in South Africa, Alli has finally found her passion in writing about conservation, sustainability and the environment.
Intern Ally Dickey interns in South Africa

Engineering students aim to Alumin8 the world on recycling

Monday, September 11, 2017

Learn how engineering students called Alumin8 used the Green Fund to change how we think about recycling.
Alumin8 speak with students about their work

Law and Teachers Colleges demonstrate grassroots recycling initiatives

Monday, September 11, 2017

With no official recycling policies in academic buildings, find out how the Nebraska Law College and Teachers College are innovating to get students, faculty, and staff involved in recycling.