Smokey's Closet Is Accepting Donations

Smokey’s Closet Is Accepting Donations



Preston Jacobsen
The Center for Career Development, Student Disability Service, and the Student Government Association are partnering once again to collect gently used or new professional clothing for UT students to wear to job interviews and care…

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2 months agoSmokey’s Closet Is Accepting Donations

Super Charged: EcoCar3

Super Charged: EcoCar3



Preston Jacobsen
 
Learn more about UT's Advanced Vehicle Technology Competition (AVTC) program within the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Biomedical Engineering (MABE) by checking out the Volunteer Story.…

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2 months agoSuper Charged: EcoCar3

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: AASHE

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: AASHE



Preston Jacobsen
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) is looking for a student to fill an internship position during Summer 2017 within their Programs division. The Resources Intern will work from a vi…

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4 months agoINTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: AASHE

ELA Nominations are NOW OPEN

ELA Nominations are NOW OPEN



Preston Jacobsen
Nominations for this year's Environmental Leadership Awards are now open! If you know of a person or a group of people who have gone above and beyond to demonstrate environmental leadership on UT's campus, nominate them online at tiny.utk.edu/ELANoms until 2 PM on Monday, April 17th. The awards will be presented at the Environmental Leadership Awards Banquet (Thursday, April 27th from 6 to 8 PM).

For more information on the Environmental Lead…

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5 months agoELA Nominations are NOW OPEN

UT Recycling in the News!

UT Recycling in the News!



Preston Jacobsen
The Knoxville News Sentinel recently featured UT Recycling and their zero waste initiatives. Check out the video to learn more about Zero Waste Game Days, and click here to read more about this and other UT Recycling operations.

Learn more about Zero Waste Game Days and the other amazing things UT Recycling does for our campus and community by checking out their Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and website (recycle.utk.edu)!…

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5 months agoUT Recycling in the News!

Current Projects

Environmental Impact Report
The Mug Project

Student Green Fee

 

Over the years, UT has made great progress at reducing the environmental impact of campus operations. In fact, the University has been widely recognized as a leader in resource conservation and environmental stewardship.

Environmental efforts at UT have accelerated recently with the establishment of UT Recycling and the Office of Sustainability. Moreover, environmental responsibility is a key component of the Knoxville campus long-range master plan and Vol Vision 2015, as well as the UT system mission statement (shown in part on the right sidebar).

This website provides information about actions you can take to help Make Orange Green. We welcome you to learn about the many wonderful environmental initiatives underway at UT.

 

 

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