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Sustainability

Keepers of the Earth
6 months ago

Keepers of the Earth

UTD’s sustainability efforts have grown to incorporate a student educator component with the creation of EcoReps this semester.

In 2016, Thea Junt, the associate director of facilities …
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SG to fund green ideas next fall
1 year ago

SG to fund green ideas next fall

A Student Government initiative to improve sustainability on campus that began in the spring is ready for a reboot heading into the fall semester.

On June 24, The …
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Green fund needed for future of university conservation

By  • Opinion

Initiative with focus on sustainability needed to help propel UTD towards Tier One status, become more eco-friendly

Imagine having a role in proposing how the fees collected with …
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Changing the urban-scape
3 years ago

Changing the urban-scape

This past week, the sunshine and lovely weather in Dallas got me out a lot more, and as I walked down the sidewalk, I thought to myself how robotic and …
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Greener schools lead the way
3 years ago

Greener schools lead the way

By  • Opinion

Rigorous sustainability initiatives, standards at universities serve as catalyst for change in surrounding communities

President Obama’s ballsy move to push for more rigid carbon emission standards may be …
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Zipcar caters to car-less students
6 years ago

Zipcar caters to car-less students

By  • Opinion

When it came to parking this summer, I was spoiled rotten. My “mornings” consisted of me waking at the crack of noon and arriving on campus to an open …
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Surviving the sizzle: University copes with record heat
6 years ago

Surviving the sizzle: University copes with record heat

Record-breaking temperatures in Texas this summer have significantly raised electricity and water demand, but UTD officials say the university has been working hard to prevent any disruption to campus …
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