Sustainability at Duke

Sustainable Duke



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Duke University seeks to attain and maintain a place of leadership in all that we do. This includes leadership in environmental stewardship and sustainability on campus, in our medical institutions, and in the larger community of which we are a part.

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JUL 24
6:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Work Day
4934 Friends School Rd, Durham, NC, 22707
Help plant, harvest, and weed while enjoying great conversation
JUL 29
11:00 AM
Live For Life at Duke Farmers Market
Behind the Searle Center (between Nanaline Duke and Bryan Research)
Vendors sell fruits, vegetables, meats, and eggs
JUL 31
6:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Work Day
4934 Friends School Rd, Durham, NC, 22707
Help plant, harvest, and weed while enjoying great conversation
AUG 2
4:00 PM
Live For Life @ Duke Mobile Farmers Market
Duke Gardens Upper Parking Lot
Vendors selling array of jams, jellies, meats, and eggs
AUG 5
11:00 AM
Live For Life at Duke Farmers Market
Behind the Searle Center (between Nanaline Duke and Bryan Research)
Vendors sell fruits, vegetables, meats, and eggs

News & Announcements [see all]

Duke Offers New Undergraduate Certificate in Sustainability Engagement -
Certificate encourages sustainability engagement through interdisciplinary courses and experiential learning

Neutralizing Acidic Forest Soils Boosts Tree Growth But Causes Spike In Nitrogen Export -
Lowering growth rate of trees due to acid rain

Conservation Key to Curbing Emissions from Palm Oil Agriculture in Africa -
As palm oil production expands, new Duke University-led study warns of climate-warming carbon emissions