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APR 17
12:00 PM
Duke Free Store
LSRC SOE Courtyard
Visit the Free Store table at the Nicholas School Earth Day to take and leave free stuff
APR 17
12:00 PM
Nicholas School Earth Day Celebration
Nicholas School LSRC Courtyard & Duke Environment Hall
Family friendly Earth Day celebration
APR 18
8:00 AM
Pine Cone Pacer 5k
5K run/walk along the scenic trails of the Duke Forest
APR 18
12:00 PM
EarthFest 2015
West Campus Quad
Activities, sustainable food, and performances
APR 19
12:00 PM
Durham Earth Day Festival
Rock Quarry Park, 701 Stadium Dr., Durham NC
Music, food, Earth Art Market, Eco-Lounge & Sustainability Expo

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Surprise! Unpark Yourself Prize Goes to Three
April 16, 2015
Instead of one winner, all three top finishers will get an ELF
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Love the Planet With Every Bite
April 15, 2015
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Hiring Transportation Outreach Coordinator
April 15, 2015
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Who is Environmental Alliance?
April 15, 2015
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Biodiversity Days With E.O. Wilson to Be Held April 23-25
April 15, 2015
Conservation biologist urging conservation at the next level
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Students, Employees Honored for Sustainability
April 15, 2015
Annual ‘Sustainability Awards’ held this week honoring students, faculty and staff
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Sign up for Duke Campus Farm Summer CSA
April 15, 2015
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And the ‘Unpark Yourself’ Challenge Winner Is …
April 13, 2015
Employee and two graduate students win an ELF after three tie for top spot
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Get Fresh Produce - To Go
April 13, 2015
Duke Mobile Farmers Market returns this week until fall
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‘Unpark Yourself’ in Race to Finish
April 06, 2015
Four competitors are within striking distance of first place leader
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Duke Celebrates Seventh ‘Tree Campus USA’ Designation
April 03, 2015
Students, staff plant trees Friday to mark designation of Duke as a "Tree Campus USA"
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Facilities Staff Turn Teachers
April 02, 2015
Employees co-teach Duke course on sustainable building practices
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Duke Campus Farm Seeking Summer Student Employees
April 01, 2015
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Provide Feedback in Bicycle Safety Survey
April 01, 2015
Duke graduate students advocating for bicycle safety seek input from campus community
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Nicholas School Career Center is a Certified Green Workplace
April 01, 2015
69 workplaces including over 1,500 staff are currently certified
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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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