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APR 17
12:00 PM
Earth Day 2014
Levine Science Research Center Courtyard
The Nicholas School invites you to a Duke-wide celebration with food, music and games
APR 17
3:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Workday
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Plant and harvest at community workdays on Thursdays and Sundays this spring
APR 18
10:00 AM
The Purveyors of Green
LSRC A158
Discussion on organizational legitimacy of eco-labels and sustainability ratings
APR 19
9:00 AM
Flora & Fauna Tour
Duke Forest Maintenance Shop
Observe plants and animals found in the Duke Forest
APR 20
3:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Workday
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Plant and harvest at community workdays on Thursdays and Sundays this spring

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Shannon Switzer
April 18, 2014
Master of Environmental Management student and conservation photographer
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Sustainability Challenge for Durham Residents
April 16, 2014
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DSG Senate Approves Resolution to Support ePrint Allocation Reduction
April 16, 2014
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Campus Eateries Recognized for Sustainability Efforts
April 15, 2014
Duke's Green Dining Awards highlight eateries that recycle, use local products
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Unpark Yourself on Earth Day, Win Prizes
April 14, 2014
Share a picture of yourself using a sustainable commute to campus on April 22
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Dance Under Stars at Duke Campus Farm
April 14, 2014
Farm to host second contra dance April 18
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DUWELL and Divinity School Dean’s Office are Certified Green
April 02, 2014
64 workplaces including over 1,450 staff are currently certified
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Sustainability Courses for Spring 2014
April 02, 2014
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Duke Eateries Receive Awards for Sustainability
April 02, 2014
Ten Duke eateries have received 2014 Green Dining Awards for their environmental efforts
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Student Team Wins ‘Green Devil Smackdown’
April 02, 2014
Undergraduate sustainability group earns championship
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Register for Faculty Sustainability Workshop
April 01, 2014
Registration open for Trillium workshop on integrating sustainability into curriculum
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Spotlight on Sustainability: Charlotte Clark
April 01, 2014
Rolling sustainably in the ELF
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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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Mobile Market Offers Fresh Produce To-Go
March 24, 2014
Pick-up fruits and veggies weekly at Sarah P. Duke Gardens
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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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New Duke MOOC Course Explores Marine Megafauna
March 11, 2014
New course offering about sea turtles, whales, dolphins, and other large ocean creatures
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Nominate a Sustainability Leader for Award
March 06, 2014
Students, faculty and staff will receive awards for campus sustainability and waste reduction leadership
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