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JUN 22
5:00 PM
Energy Mix
Crowe Building, 4th floor, American Tobacco Campus (406 Blackwell St.)
Summer social and networking reception for students, businesspeople, faculty and more
JUN 23
12:00 PM
Solarize Duke Information Session
Von Canon Conference Room in the Bryan Center (lowest level)
Learn about installing affordable solar on your home
JUN 25
6:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Workday
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Lend a hand at the farm this summer and enjoy good conversation while you work
JUN 26
11:00 AM
Duke Farmers Market
Green space behind the Searle Center (between Nanaline Duke and Bryan Research Buildings)
Support local farmers and vendors offering vegetables, meat, cheese, flowers and more
JUN 27
8:50 AM
Stewardship and Sustainability in a Piedmont Forest
Duke Forest Maintenance Shop
Learn how the Duke Forest is managed with a focus on stewardship and sustainability

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Help Clean Up Cigarette Butts, Get Tote Bag
July 02, 2015
Pickup on July 10 marks tobacco-free anniversary for Duke Medicine
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Learn About Discounted Solar Panels for Home
June 18, 2015
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New Reclamation Pond a First for Universities
June 10, 2015
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Video: UPS CEO Kurt Kuehn
June 09, 2015
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Duke's First Energy Minors Demonstrate Burgeoning Professional Demand
June 09, 2015
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Five Surprising Lemur Facts from the Duke Lemur Center
June 09, 2015
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Map Your Commute, Save Money
June 08, 2015
Updated Duke resource provides monthly cost estimate of driving to work
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Duke Lemur Center and King Julien announce new baby lemurs
June 04, 2015
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Duke Turns Attention To Trees
June 03, 2015
Sustainability Strategic Plan to evaluate natural resources
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Outpost Brings Access to Outdoors
June 02, 2015
Duke students and employees can rent camping and other outdoor equipment
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Grab Your Birding Binoculars and Enjoy the View at Duke Gardens
May 28, 2015
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Artist Pinar Yoldas Turns Air Pollution Into Ink
May 28, 2015
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Getting the Best Deals at the Farmers Market
May 26, 2015
Find out how to support your local farmers without breaking the bank
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Free Breakfast for ‘Bike to Work Week’
May 11, 2015
Annual event arrives as campus surpasses 1,000 registered bike commuters
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Being a Conscientious Omnivore
May 08, 2015
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The short List: Sustainability
June 04, 2014

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Move Out for Charity
April 30, 2014
Donate your leftover belongings to charity
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Student Team Wins ‘Green Devil Smackdown’
April 01, 2014
Undergraduate sustainability group earns championship
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Duke Eateries Receive Awards for Sustainability
April 01, 2014
Ten Duke eateries have received 2014 Green Dining Awards for their environmental efforts
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DUWELL and Divinity School Dean’s Office are Certified Green
March 31, 2014
64 workplaces including over 1,450 staff are currently certified
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Sustainability Courses for Spring 2014
March 31, 2014
A list of 116 sustainability-related courses offered at Duke in Fall 2014
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Mobile Market Offers Fresh Produce To-Go
March 30, 2014
Pick-up fruits and veggies weekly at Sarah P. Duke Gardens
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Trillium Workshop
March 29, 2014
Registration open for Trillium workshop on integrating sustainability into curriculum
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Spotlight on Sustainability: Charlotte Clark
March 28, 2014
Rolling sustainably in the ELF
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Five Campus Spots to Enjoy Spring
March 28, 2014
Lesser-known locations to enjoy return of warm weather
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Get Wild During ‘Lemur Week’
March 27, 2014
Duke Lemur Center sponsors events and scavenger hunt
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Saplings Planted to Celebrate ‘Tree Campus USA’ Designation
March 26, 2014
Trees were planted on East Campus to mark the occasion
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Duke in Pictures: Miss America at the Campus Farm
March 25, 2014
Miss America plants onions at the farm
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Students, Employees Battle in Sustainable ‘Smackdown’
March 19, 2014
Annual competition concludes later this month
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New Bike Shelter a First for Duke
March 19, 2014
Shelter with fix-it station outside Sanford School offers covered racks for bicyclists
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Two New Green Workplaces Certified
March 18, 2014
62 workplaces including over 1,450 staff are currently certified
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Wintry Weather Downs Trees in Duke Forest
March 18, 2014
Freezing rain, ice may impact thousands of trees in forest
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Duke in Pictures: Cleanup After Krzyzewskiville Tenting
March 14, 2014
About 50 volunteers worked together after Duke win over UNC on March 8
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Sara Childs Named New Director of Duke Forest
March 13, 2014
Effective April 1, Childs takes over for Judd Edeburn
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Nicholas to Offer Four Online Courses to Help Environmental Professionals Communicate Better
March 12, 2014
Program offers online courses that help environmental professionals master marketing, writing, editing, social media, and planning skills needed to communicate like a pro
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