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OCT 2
12:00 PM
Food Utopias from Denmark to Durham
West Duke Building, Room 101
Lunchtime panel talk on food utopias
OCT 2
4:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Work Days
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Enjoy good conversation while you weed, mulch, and harvest
OCT 2
5:00 PM
Environmental Economics and Christian Ethics
Field Auditorium in Environment Hall
Talk by Georgia State University Professor of Economics H. Spencer Banzhaf
OCT 7
6:00 PM
Who Cares? Documentary Film Screening
Griffith Film Theater in Bryan Center
A film for those who believe that anyone can change the world
OCT 9
4:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Work Days
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Enjoy good conversation while you weed, mulch, and harvest

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Video: Overturning Assumptions About the Ocean - Susan Lozier
October 01, 2014
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You Are What You Farm
October 01, 2014
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Bike Sharing Program Up and Running
October 01, 2014
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Duke and Dallas HBCU Join Forces for Environmental Justice
September 30, 2014
A new DukeImmerse program will allow students from Duke and Paul Quinn College, a HBCU in Dallas, to solve environmental issues
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Fall Break RDU Airport Shuttle Service
September 30, 2014
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Putting Waste to Work
September 25, 2014
Sarah P. Duke Gardens creates own compost for gardens
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Dance Under the Stars at Duke Campus Farm
September 25, 2014
Farm continues its ‘Contra Under the Stars’ tradition Sept. 27
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Let Your Inner Gardener Bloom
September 23, 2014
Duke employees receive 20 percent off Sarah P. Duke Gardens’ programs
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Portions of Duke Forest to Close for Hunting Season
September 22, 2014
Pre-selected groups permitted to hunt deer from Sept. 29 to Dec. 19
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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 on campus debuts 
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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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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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