Sustainability News

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

State's First Level 3 EV Charging Station Opens at UMass

UMA campus officials join state Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs to celebrate installation 

iCons Garners National Attention

Faculty, Students Tout iCons Approach

Keystone Symposia Leader Discusses Diversity Initiatives for Scientists

Diversity in Life Science Programs Director for the Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology visits UMA to meet with students.

Jackson: Conservationist of the Year

Nature Conservancy honors professor.

2014 Class Brings Solar to UMass

This year’s senior gift will bring picnic tables with solar docking stations to UMass

Chancellor Signs Real Food Pledge

On Sustainability Day UMass becomes largest in nation to sign

UMass Makes Princeton Review Green Honor Roll

The University of Massachusetts Amherst is one of the top 22 among more than 800 colleges nationwide recognized this month as a “Green Honor Roll School” by The Princeton Review.

Green High Performance Computing Center Earns LEED Platinum Rating

The Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC) in Holyoke has become the first university research data center to receive a LEED Platinum certification, the highest green building ranking.