A Look at 2013
IU saves over $1.5 million in utility costs, 2 million gallons of water, and 1.5 million kwh of electricity during the Spring and Fall Energy Challenges. Results »
Hoosier to Hoosier sets new record for sales with $32,800 raised for Habitat for Humanity and various sustainability partner agencies. Details on H2H »
IU launches new partnership with Local Growers Guild in which food from campus is collected by community members for off-campus composting. More »
IUB saves over 100,000 pounds of electronic waste from landfills during it's last E-Waste Collection Day. Recycling Details »
Retired U.S. Marine Corps Officer Col. Mark “Puck” Mykleby delivers “Sustainability as a Strategic Imperative" lecture at Maurer School of Law.More »
IU Bloomington ranked 45th in world for campus sustainability! Details »
Community of Practice meeting took place between IU faculty and staff to discuss sustainability in the curriculum. The discussion »
IUOS recognizes efforts in sustainability with the Campus Catalyst Awards. Meet the winners »
The Greenest Floor Challenge experienced a record year, with 525 students certifying their rooms. Challenge results »
Michael Hamburger, professor in the Department of Geological Sciences, received the Indiana University Bloomington Distinguished Service Award for 2012-13.Learn about his sustainability work »
First Food Summit held to discuss local and sustainable food on the IU Bloomington campus. Discussion details »
With record attendance and participants, Big Red Eats Green sees its third and most successful year to date! Food food food »
Ten grants were awarded to IUB graduate students and faculty to assist with sustainability research programs. The research »
IU campus is now home to the Integrated Program in the Environment, including the new minor: Environmental and Sustainability Studies.The program »
IU Sustainability Fund sees its first completed project! Student funded energy-efficient lighting installed at Ballantine Hall. Learn More »
2013 has been a tremendous year for sustainability here at Indiana University Bloomington. The Office of Sustianability would like to thank everyone for their involvement and support. Be they time, donation, knowledge, or skill, your efforts are noticed and much appreciated. We invite you to take a look at all the actions, projects, and partnerships that have made 2013 such a success - slideshow available above, with informational boxes below.
2013 saw a wealth of activity from our three classes of interns: Academic Year 2012-13, Summer 2013, and Academic Year 2013-14. See what our all-stars have been up to.
Meet the interns »
The Working Groups
Many folks are involved with sustainability on campus and in the community. Learn exactly what they are working towards.
Meet the working groups »
No shortage of programming here! IUOS is excited to share a variety of sustainability programs here on campus and in Bloomington.
Program list »
Give to IUOS
Please consider a donation to the Office of Sustainability. Your generosity allows the continuance of both established programs and the creation of new initiatives.
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