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Anthropocene: Epochs of Loss

Part 2 of a 2 part public lecture & seminar discussion between Carnegie Mellon’s Environmental Humanities Research Seminar and the CMU Humanities Center’s current initiative on Climate Justice. Ruth Mostern and Michael Goodhart will discuss the Anthropocene: Epoch…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/epochs-of-loss/

Pitt Recognized as “Organization of the Year” by BikePGH

Organization of the Year recognition from Pittsburgh’s bike advocacy organization reflects major strides in campus bike infrastructure, programs, and culture.

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/pitt-bikepgh-2021-organization-of-the-year/

CONNECT Regional Climate Action Planning

Facilitated by Pitt GSPIA, CONNECT works with local municipalities on climate action, including the first CONNECT Region Climate Action Plan!

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/connect-regional-climate-action-planning/

Water Use Reduction Milestone Achieved

Pitt achieved Pitt Sustainability Plan goal to reduce campus-wide water use 3% by 2020 from a 2017 baseline.

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/water-milestone-achieved-2021/

New Dashboard Highlighting Healthy Ride at Pitt Utilization

Unveiling a new interactive Pitt Sustainability dashboard focused on Pitt student and employee bike share use of Healthy Ride since 2019.

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/new-bike-share-dashboard/

MCSI Taps David Sanchez as Associate Director

Pitt’s Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation Taps David Sanchez as New Associate Director; Assistant Professor Patrick Shirey Joins as Leonard Peters Faculty Fellow

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/mcsi-david-sanchez-associate-director/

Global TreeZero Paper Shortage

At Pitt, paper accounts for just over 1% of the University’s greenhouse gas emissions – a lot for a single commodity.

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/global-treezero-shortage/

Sustainability Living Learning Community

  In partnership with the Office of Sustainability and PittServes, the Sustainability Living Learning Community focuses on helping students explore and engage with sustainability across all disciplines through analysis and execution of the Pitt Sustainability Plan. This LLC…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/sustainability-living-learning-community/

Pitt Theatre Production ‘Somewhere’ on Climate Collapse & Butterflies Was Also Sustainably Produced

Pitt Theatre’s newest production is sustainable in topic and production

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/pitt-theatre-production-somewhere-on-climate-collapse-butterflies-was-also-sustainably-produced/

Green Speakeasy Series: Launching Moonshots for Better Food

Join us for a virtual presentation and happy hour featuring Sara Eckhouse, Executive Director of FoodShot Global. Co-Hosted by Honors College Dean Foote, MCSI Assistant Director David Sanchez, and Sustainability Coordinator Nick Goodfellow.

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/green-speakeasy-series-launching-moonshots-for-better-food/