Search

Land Acknowledgement

Read the Office of Sustainability’s land acknowledgement.

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/land-acknowledgement/

Building A Resilient Food Culture

Panelists: David Sanchez – Assistant Professor in the Swanson School of Engineering’s Civil & Environmental Engineering department, the Assistant Director for the Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation at the University of Pittsburgh. RJ Karney – Senior Director, Public…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/building-a-resilient-food-culture/

Zoom Café Scientifique: Presentation by Dr. Anusha Balangoda

Orthophosphates are the most biologically available and readily usable form of phosphorus for plant growth in aquatic ecosystems, but did you know they are also used as a corrosion inhibitor to prevent the release of lead in old…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/zoom-cafe-scientifique-presentation-by-dr-anusha-balangoda/

Pitt Green Office Resource Guide

ENERGY US EPA Energy Star settings- https://www.energystar.gov/products/low_carbon_it_campaign/power_management_computer TRANSPORTATION University of Pittsburgh Parking and Transportation –https://www.pts.pitt.edu/Commuting/green/green-initiatives.php Accessible Meetings Guide for Events & Conferences – http://www.adahospitality.org/accessible-meetings-events-conferences-guide/book PURCHASING EcoLogo Products – https://industries.ul.com/environment/certificationvalidation-marks/ecologo- product-certification/#cleaning ; https://spot.ul.com/main-app/products/catalog/ GreenGaurd Products – https://spot.ul.com/main-app/products/catalog/ Cradle2Cradle Products…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/pitt-green-office-resource-guide/

Thriftsburgh Reuse Rummage Sale

Come join us at the general campus rummage sale at the student-run on-campus thrift store, the University of Thriftsburgh! You’ll find clothing, shoes, and accessories, along with residence hall & apartment friendly home goods and appliances, including lamps,…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/thriftsburgh-rummage-sale-2021/

Thriftsburgh Reuse Rummage Sale – First Year Students

We’ll welcome first year students at this second of 3 back to campus rummage sales at the student-run on-campus thrift store, the University of Thriftsburgh! You’ll find clothing, shoes, and accessories, along with residence hall & apartment friendly…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/thriftsburgh-sale-first-years-2021/

Thriftsburgh Reuse Rummage Sale with Provost Academy & TRIO/SS

Join us for the first of 3 back to campus rummage sales at the student-run on-campus thrift store, the University of Thriftsburgh! You’ll find clothing, shoes, and accessories, along with residence hall & apartment friendly home goods and…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/thriftsburgh-sale-2021-1/

Socially Responsible Investment Portfolio

Founded in 2007, the Socially Responsible Investment Portfolio was created by Pitt students and faculty in association with the David Berg Center for Ethics and Leadership and the Certificate in Leadership and Ethics Program. The portfolio’s ~3o members…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/active-tips/sri-portfolio-org/

Diversity Forum-Environmental Justice: Building Just and Sustainable Communities

Sustainability is the balance of equity, environment, and economics so current and future generations can thrive. To build just and sustainable communities in our region current systemic, cross-generational, and sector-specific environmental issues to be addressed. Across the U.S….

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/diversity-forum-environmental-justice-building-just-and-sustainable-communities/

Diversity Forum: Diverse Spending Progress Report

This workshop will describe the FY21 Diverse Spend Goal-Setting process and key findings. At the 2020 Pitt Diversity Forum, Jennifer Barnes presented the details of Pitt’s spend with diverse and Black-owned businesses. In the months following the Forum,…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/diversity-forum-diverse-spending-progress-report/