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SEP 18
3:00 PM
Foraging Walks with "Wildman" Steve Brill
In front of Biological Sciences Building
Learn to forage for food on Duke's campus
SEP 18
5:00 PM
Subnature and the Culinary Campus
Duke Marketplace and East Campus Lawn
Taste reclaimed “subnatured foods” and the local culinary history of the Carolinas and the South
SEP 19
11:00 AM
Duke Farmers Market
Sidewalk near the Searle Center and Bryan Research Building
Purchase produce & plants and enjoy tastings, recipes and more
SEP 19
8:00 PM
15th Annual Duke Start-Up Challenge
The Fuqua School of Business
Grand finale with a $50,000 award to the winning team
SEP 20
1:00 PM
Basic Bike Commuter Course
Smith Warehouse Building
Course equips beginner bicyclists with information to become a regular bike commuter

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Electric Vehicle Charging Station Debuts at Smith Warehouse
September 18, 2014
First station available for community to park up to an hour to charge
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2014 Annual Report from Nicholas Institute
September 17, 2014
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Seeking Volunteers for Waste Free Football
September 17, 2014
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Two Health System Workplaces Earn Green Workplace Certification
September 17, 2014
Internal Medicine Residency Program and HHMI Office of Administrative Service are certified
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Bike-share Program Comes to Duke
September 15, 2014
A new way to travel campus debuts next week
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Discount to Meet Lemurs at ‘Lemurpalooza’
September 10, 2014
Faculty and staff can ‘adopt’ a lemur at Duke Lemur Center
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Apply for Enterprise CarShare Internship
September 03, 2014
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Ginny Isava: Undergraduate Rocks Environmental Research
September 03, 2014
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Duke Includes LGBTQ-inclusive Question to Admissions Application
September 02, 2014
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Duke Recognized as Family-Friendly Employer
August 27, 2014
Carolina Parenting names Duke to Family-Friendly 50 List for the 14th consecutive year
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Duke Targets ‘Zero Waste’ at Football Games
August 26, 2014
New recycling and composting program starts during Aug. 30 home opener
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A Constant Presence
August 21, 2014
In Virginia, alumni plant the seeds for strong community partnership
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Career Center is a Certified Green Workplace
August 19, 2014
66 workplaces including over 1,500 staff are currently certified
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Why Sharks Matter
August 18, 2014
David Shiffman '07 is on a mission to change your mind about sharks
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There’s Duke in Your Beer
August 18, 2014
Fullsteam Brewery in Durham captures yeast from Duke Gardens
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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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