Earth week 2017 graphic, Earth Week is April 17 - 23

Earth Week

Earth Week is a UVA tradition that celebrates the planet we all share. Students, faculty, staff, and community members are invited to take part in a thought provoking, action packed week, with over 20+ events happening April 17-23.

The UVA Office for Sustainability is hiring student employees for the fall and spring. Apply now!

UVA Greenhouse Gas Action Plan

The plan will help UVA reduce 126,000 to 226,000 metric tons of CO2.

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News

Gov. McAuliffe speaking at UVA to cut the ribbon on our new solar install

UVA's New Solar Array Makes a Powerful Statement

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe came to Grounds Tuesday to cut the ribbon for a solar array atop Clemons Library and hailed UVA’s leadership in promoting sustainable energy.

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Sustainability Annual Report

Graphic of Rotunda with annual report text 2015-2016

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Events

Green Labs Resource Fair

11:00am - 2:00pm
Pinn Hall G1 & G2

Academical Vintage - Market and Clothing Swap

12:00pm - 4:00pm
1515 University Ave

SpringFest feat. Misterwives

5:00pm - 10:30pm
1515 University Ave

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Get Involved

UVA employees holding pledge boards

Take the pledge

As University of Virginia community members, we can help create a more sustainable future by embracing small changes in our daily lives. Pledge with us.

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