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APR 21
3:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Workday
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Lend a hand at the farm this spring and enjoy good conversation while you work
APR 21
6:00 PM
More Than Honey: Screening and Panel Discussion
Carr 103
Duke Food for Thought hosts screening of the documentary More Than Honey followed by a panel
APR 22
1:00 PM
Earth Day: Around the World
LSRC SOE Courtyard
Nicholas School of the Environment's annual celebration of planet Earth
APR 22
1:00 PM
Volunteer Day at Duke Forest
Details upon registering
Help to mitigate tree damage
APR 23
12:00 PM
Smart Home Innovations Challenge
Duke Smart Home
Showcase of student projects & call for proposals for Fall Smart Home Fellowships

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Duke to Celebrate Bike Commuters in May
April 27, 2016
Breakfast and a bike tour highlight National Bike Month activities
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Farm-Fresh Produce Returns to Campus
April 26, 2016
Weekly Duke Farmers Market begins its season April 29
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Duke Health Technology Solutions Earns Green Workplace Certification
April 20, 2016
74 workplaces including over 2,393 staff have earned the Duke Green Workplace Certification
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Duke Honors Sustainability Leaders
April 19, 2016
Awards presented to faculty, staff for commitment to environment 
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A Spring Guide to Campus Wildlife
April 19, 2016
Find all sorts of insects and animals crawling and flying at Duke
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6 Ways to Become a Volunteer
April 18, 2016
During National Volunteer Month, connect with opportunities at Duke and in the Triangle
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For Eighth Year, Duke Named Tree Campus USA
April 12, 2016
Campus community members celebrate the recognition with a tree planting
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Solar Panels on a Native American Reservation
April 11, 2016
Undergrads' spring break with the Duke Energy Initiative 
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Duke’s Foodie Culture
April 11, 2016
Unique culinary experiences satiate curious appetites
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Video: Iron Dukes: We're Going Paperless
April 07, 2016
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Iron Dukes Office to Go Paperless
April 07, 2016
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Pilkey research laboratory receives LEED gold certification
April 01, 2016
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Run or Walk a 5K in Duke Forest
March 31, 2016
Registration is now open for Duke Forest’s Pine Cone Pacer
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A Humanist and a Theologian Reimagine Nature
March 29, 2016
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Nicholas Student Team to Present Strategies for Low Carbon Investment
March 28, 2016
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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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