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AUG 21
6:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Workday
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Plant and harvest at community workdays on Thursdays and Sundays this summer
AUG 21
6:30 PM
Extension Gardener Series: Autumn Container Design
Sarah P. Duke Gardens
Learn how to design your own fall container garden
AUG 22
11:00 AM
Duke Farmers Market
Sidewalk near the Searle Center and Bryan Research Building
Purchase produce & plants and enjoy tastings, recipes and more
AUG 24
6:00 PM
Duke Campus Farm Workday
Duke Campus Farm, 5082 Friends School Rd
Plant and harvest at community workdays on Thursdays and Sundays this summer
AUG 27
10:30 AM
Back to School Free Store
Bryan University Center
Free school supplies!

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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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Career Center is a Certified Green Workplace
August 19, 2014
66 workplaces including over 1,500 staff are currently certified
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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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Editorial: Duke scientists' fracking warnings meet deaf ears
August 13, 2014
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Trash Free Seas
August 11, 2014
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New Express Bus Route Connects Hillsborough, Duke
August 06, 2014
Triangle Transit begins new route Aug. 18
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Off The Grid
August 04, 2014
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‘Kickoff’ Duke Football Season with Free Tickets
August 04, 2014
Employee Kickoff Celebration returns Aug. 30
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Growing a Green Thumb at Duke Campus Farm
July 29, 2014
Duke community logs about 2,000 volunteer hours at farm in 2013
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Work Flow 2.0: Staff Track Requests Electronically
July 29, 2014
Technology improves efficiency and service for Facilities Management
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Get Paid for Sustainability Work at Duke
July 22, 2014
Students can apply now for the Students for Sustainable Living and Campus Sustainability Fellows programs
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First-Year Students: Apply to Be a Dorm Eco-Rep
July 22, 2014
Applications are currently being accepted for the Dorm Eco-Reps program on East Campus
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Bass Connections Goes to Detroit
July 18, 2014
Team takes classroom learning to General Motors to improve a plant's energy efficiency
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N.C. State, Duke University team up to explore the deep sea
July 15, 2014
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Summer at the Duke Marine Lab
July 02, 2014
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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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