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 Ways to Go Green at UNL

Monday, September 11, 2017

Are you new to campus and want to learn more about how to be the greenest Husker? Here are 10 ways to do that!
Reusable water bottle being filled at water filling station

Sophomore uses Green Fund to revamp organic student farm, donates harvest

Monday, August 7, 2017

Nash Leef spent his summer revamping Bugeater Farms to donate organic produce to the People's City Mission. Learn more about his story!

Integrated Pest Management practices lead State in using natural pest control methods

Monday, August 7, 2017

Did you know UNL Facilities Management has established procedures for pest control to minimize chemical usage? Read how they're working hard to keep UNL safe!
Staff at Integrated Pest Management remove snake

UNL Office of Sustainability plans its first sustainability Summit

Thursday, July 27, 2017

The Office of Sustainability is excited to announce the first annual Sustainability Summit on Wednesday, September 6 at 3 pm in the Nebraska City Campus Union.

Two clicks to stop waste: Opt out of your phone book

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Via Nebraska Recycling Council

Online searches are quickly replacing phone books as a way to search for information. Studies show that 70% of adults "rarely or never"use a phone book. Yet they keep showing up on our doorsteps.


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