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UVA's Sustainability Efforts Earn National Recognition

The APPA Sustainability Award for leadership in embedding sustainable practices at the University.

Sustainability at the University of Virginia calls for collaboration and ingenuity to promote the well-being of the community, solve local and global challenges through scholarship and practice, educate ethical leaders and steward this special place.

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News

Coastal Research

UVA Community Garden Grows Student Thirst For Lessons in Sustainability

The garden is maintained through the work of students across academic programs and student organizations. It’s open to anyone who wants to volunteer their time or simply enjoy the space.

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Sustainability Annual Report

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Events

Conscious Sustainability with Rose Brown

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Common Grounds

UVA Sustainability Retreat

8:00am - 3:00pm

First Day of Classes

8:00am
on Grounds

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