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AUG 21
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
AUG 23
3:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Workday
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Lend a hand at the farm this fall and enjoy good conversation while you work
AUG 27
3:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Workday
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Lend a hand at the farm this fall and enjoy good conversation while you work
AUG 28
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
AUG 29
10:00 AM
Volunteer at Duke Potato Drop
Smith Warehouse Building
Help sort potatoes at food recovery event

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Join Projects to Feed Durham’s Hungry
August 24, 2015
‘Potato Drop’ on Aug. 29 and a semester-long food donation start soon
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Get Paid for Sustainability Work at Duke
August 21, 2015
Students can apply now for paid internships
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Duke Campus Farm is Hiring
August 21, 2015
Seeking hardworking students passionate about food and farm systems
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A Decade After Katrina: What Have We Learned?
August 21, 2015
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This Friday at the Duke Farmers Market
August 20, 2015
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Several Campus Bus Routes to Change
August 10, 2015
This fall, new service impacts routes covering East, Central, West campuses
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Marine Lab Hosts 500+ at Open House
August 07, 2015
In what was a record high turnout, more than 500 people made their way to Pivers Island on Saturday Aug. 1, for the Duke University Marine Lab’s annual open house.
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Volunteer at Zero Waste Game Day
August 06, 2015
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Volunteer at Duke "Potato Drop" Food Recovery Event
August 06, 2015
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First-Year Students: Apply to Be a Dorm Eco-Rep
August 06, 2015
Apply now for the Dorm Eco-Reps program on East Campus
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Duke is ACC Champ in Recycling Challenge
August 05, 2015
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Fare-Free Bull City Connector Adds Duke Stops
August 04, 2015
New bus stops aim to streamline service, increase ridership among students, employees
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Duke’s Record-Setting Trees
July 27, 2015
Where to find the tallest, widest and oldest trees on campus
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Educating "Green" Students
July 23, 2015
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This Friday at the Duke Farmers' Market
July 16, 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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