News & Announcements

Recent News & Announcements

UF CAP 2.0 Lunch & Learn

January 27, 2022, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

UF faculty & staff, would you like a better understanding of the UF CAP and how your role at UF can have an impact? The Office of Sustainability is hosting a virtual Lunch & Learn to help faculty & staff learn more about the ongoing UF CAP 2.0 process. On Thursday, January 27th join us on Zoom from 12-1pm to find out what’s going on with climate action around UF and share your thoughts!

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UF CAP 2.0 Lunch & Learn

December 10, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

UF Faculty & Staff Invited to Engage with Climate Action Since the launch of the process to revise & update the UF Climate Action Plan (CAP) in early 2021, the Office of Sustainability has been hosting a variety of presentation formats to engage with the UF community about climate action efforts at UF. As this work continues, […]

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UF CAP 2.0 Listen & Learn Recap

Couldn’t make it to the UF CAP 2.0 Listen & Learn session on Monday, November 8th? No worries! Join us for a quick recap of this climate action feedback event.   CAP 2.0 Refresher On Nov. 8th, the UF Office of Sustainability hosted an informative Listen & Learn session open to the entire UF community. The […]

UF CAP 2.0 Listen & Learn

November 8, 2021, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Zoom

Provide Feedback on the Draft UF Climate Action Plan Since the launch of the process to revise & update the UF Climate Action Plan in early 2021, the six CAP Working Groups (made up of staff, faculty, and students from across campus) have been working with the Office of Sustainability to focus on several core […]

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Highlighted Stories

Action of the Month: Spot Greenwashing as an Eco-conscious Consumer

January 2022 Written by Astrid Rojas, Office of Sustainability Intern, and Lauren Stefan, Office of Sustainability Design & Marketing Assistant, in collaboration with the UF Thompson Earth Systems Institute  Happy New Year! Astrid and Lauren with Sustainable UF here!  2022 is underway and many people are exploring new goals and resolutions for the year ahead. […]

UF CAP 2.0 Lunch & Learn

January 27, 2022, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

UF faculty & staff, would you like a better understanding of the UF CAP and how your role at UF can have an impact? The Office of Sustainability is hosting a virtual Lunch & Learn to help faculty & staff learn more about the ongoing UF CAP 2.0 process. On Thursday, January 27th join us on Zoom from 12-1pm to find out what’s going on with climate action around UF and share your thoughts!

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Action of the Month: Reduce Waste During the Holidays

This December, join Sustainable UF & TESI to review ways to reduce waste when giving gifts & celebrate more sustainably!

University Climate Action Plans: Impact Beyond Emissions

How does Academics fit into a University Climate Action Plan? A climate action plan or CAP, is generally considered a strategic plan for reducing and mitigating greenhouse gas emissions. From airlines to banks to fast-food restaurants, many organizations have climate action plans that address the challenge of climate change and share their carbon neutrality goals. […]