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FEB 26
3:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Workday
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Enjoy good conversation while you weed, mulch, and harvest
FEB 28
9:00 AM
Edible Mushroom Workshop
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Mushroom inoculation workshop at the Duke Campus Farm
MAR 1
3:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Workday
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Enjoy good conversation while you weed, mulch, and harvest
MAR 3
4:00 PM
Food Working Group
McKinley Seminar Room, Fuqua
Meeting of the Food Working Group features food writer Kelly Alexander
MAR 5
3:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Workday
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Enjoy good conversation while you weed, mulch, and harvest

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The 20 Best College Farms
February 17, 2015
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5 green living lessons we can learn from universities
February 17, 2015
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Nominate a Sustainability Leader for Award
February 17, 2015
Students, faculty and staff will receive awards for campus sustainability and waste reduction leadership
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Making a Sustainable Commuting Choice
February 11, 2015
Employees attend workshop about Duke’s alternative transportation options
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Wallace Wade Scoreboard Gets Repurposed
February 10, 2015
Morris Williams Track and Koskinen stadiums get tech upgrade
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Reclamation Pond Construction to Finish in May
February 04, 2015
Fall and winter rainstorms help fill the pond on West Campus
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Get Money for Sustainability Projects
February 02, 2015
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Duke Honored for Sustainable Construction, Architecture
January 30, 2015
Environment Hall and Duke Gardens kiosk receive ‘Golden Leaf’ award
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Help Your Home Garden Survive Winter
January 28, 2015
Duke Gardens curator and horticulturist offer tips on how to protect plants during winter
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Advisory Committee Offers Strategies to Have University Investments Reflect Values on Fossil Fuels
January 27, 2015
Report makes recommendations for working with DUMAC but opposes divestment
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DukeImmerse Goes Green
January 22, 2015
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Duke Campus Farm Continues to Grow
January 22, 2015
New farm manager hopes to increase attention on education, engagement
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Join Student Commute Challenge
January 21, 2015
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Dining Goes Green with White Napkin Ban
January 09, 2015
Only unbleached, recycled-content napkins now available
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Home Energy Efficiency Pilot Program Seeking Duke Employees
January 09, 2015
Employee homeowners in Durham County may apply
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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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