Sustainability News

UMass Amherst Receives Second Nature 2014 Climate Leadership Award

Campus recognized for innovative and advanced leadership in sustainability education, institutional sustainability and climate mitigation and adaptation

Sustainable UMass Wins State & Federal Awards

Sustainable UMass wins state and federal recycling awards

UMass Amherst Climate Scientist Raymond Bradley Receives Zuckerberg Endowed Leadership Chair

Distinguished professor honored for high profile climate research

UMass Amherst Hosts National ‘Revisioning Sustainability’ Conference

UMass Amherst hosted its third annual sustainable food conference

UMass Amherst Named State Champion in Energy Efficiency Recognition Program

The University of Massachusetts Amherst has been named state champion in the 2014 Northeast Business Leaders for Energy Efficiency Recognition Program.

UMass, WMECo Sign Agreement for Energy Efficiency Partnership

UMass partners to reduce emissions and increase energy efficiency on campus

UMass Amherst Receives $6 Million from Mass. Dept. of Energy Resources to Form New Energy Extension Initiative

New Energy Extension Initiative takes UMass land grant roots into 21st century

UMass Celebrates Earth Day 2014 with Dr. Robert Bullard, the Father of Environmental Justice

Hosted by Sustainable UMass, we celebrated Earth Day with 30 student groups taking part, alongside local community activists and keynote speaker, Robert Bullard, who emphasized the crucial links between environmental, economic and social justice.

First Place in Energy Design

UMass students win first place in competition focused on environmental designs for Holyoke MA

Chancellor Hosts MA Senator Jamie Eldridge on Sustainable UMass Visit

Massachusetts Senator meets campus leaders to learn about our award-winning green initiatives