Creating a Sustainable Campus webinar seriesUW Sustainability is hosting a series of online webinars in 2024 highlighting sustainability work happening on our campuses.

These talks will be throughout the Winter and Spring quarters. They will be online-only, and generally on Wednesdays at 12 p.m. The webinars will be recorded and videos will be posted here after the events. Pre-register for the events to attend via Zoom. See the registration links for each session below.

Next event

Transportation Services

Wednesday, March 13, 12 p.m.
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Transportation Services will discuss resources available through the Commute Options program and other sustainability efforts.

 

Full schedule

Date Title Details
Jan. 24, 2024
12 p.m.
Sustainable Dining with Housing & Food Services Speaker: Mark Whiteley, HFS
Learn about how UW Housing & Food Services addresses sustainability, including menu planning, expanding plant-based and organic options, and the reusable container Ozzi program.

 

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Feb. 14, 2024
12 p.m.
Working toward Zero Waste with UW Recycling Speaker: Liz Gignilliat, UW Recycling
SCRAM (Student Cleanup, Recycle and Moveout) is a UW program that captures unwanted items from thousands of departing students who live in the UW residence halls. Learn how UW Recycling organizes this effort and how it contributes to UW's waste reduction goals.

 

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March 13, 2024 Transportation Services Transportation Services will discuss resources available through the Commute Options program and other sustainability efforts.

 

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April 17, 2024
12 p.m.
Professional Air Travel Speaker: Marilyn Ostergren, UW Sustainability
 

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Thursday, April 25, 2024
10 a.m.
Decarbonizing our Energy System Speaker: Dave Woodson, Executive Director of Campus Energy, Utilities and Operations
Learn how the UW is working to transition our campus energy system away from fossil fuels.

 

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May 8, 2024
12 p.m.
UW's Green Building Standards Speaker: Lisa Dulude, UW Sustainability
Learn about the UW's new sustainability standards for new construction and renovations.

 

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May 22, 2024 State of Sustainability at UW A look at the many sustainability efforts at the University of Washington and the actions we're taking to meet our goals.

 

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Event videos

Keeping items out of the landfill during student move-out with UW Recycling

February 14, 2024

Sustainable Dining with Housing & Food Services

January 24, 2024

UW's Greenhouse Gas Emissions

December 6, 2023

Decarbonization Town Hall

October 25, 2023