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The Assembly Achieves LEED Gold Status

University of Pittsburgh, Wexford Science & Technology partner to breathe new life of environmental sustainability into 100-year-old-plus Ford plant PITTSBURGH, PA Oct. 26, 2022 — The Assembly, a century-old building transformed into a world-class, state-of-the-art life sciences research…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/assembly-achieves-leed-gold/
William deBuys: The Trial to Kanjiroba

PITT ARTS is pleased to announce that award-winning author, and conservationist, William deBuys will be speaking and reading from The Trail to Kanjiroba: Rediscovering Earth in Age of Loss on Monday, October 31, from 12 PM-1:00 PM in…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/event/william-debuys-the-trial-to-kanjiroba/
CMU Energy Distinguished Lecture: Mary Beth Green (Sheetz)

Join the Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation at Carnegie Mellon University for a Distinguished Lecture featuring Mary Beth Green, Chief Innovation Officer at Sheetz, one of the country’s largest retail and gas companies, Sheetz. With a…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/event/7332/
Pitt Center for Sustainable Business Celebrates 3 Year Anniversary

Congratulations to our Center for Sustainable Business (CSB) as it celebrates its 3-year anniversary in October 2022 with ongoing partnerships with 12 global and regional companies and expanding opportunities for students to advance sustainability in business, in the…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/csb-3-year-anniversary/
SOOS DIY & Discussion of Environmental Path to Joy & Liberation

Join the Student Office of Sustainability for a social discussion format including making a DIY project while discussing the learnings of the “Environmental Path to Joy and Liberation: A Community Round Table Discussion” event. Part of Pitt’s 2022…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/event/soos-diy-discussion-of-environmental-path-to-joy-liberation/
Environmental Path to Joy & Liberation Community Round Table

Explore how to take action and reclaim joy as a form of radical self and community care as we discuss a wide range of issues that impact low income residents in the Hill District neighborhood centered around: 1)…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/event/environmental-path-to-joy-liberation-community-round-table/
Zero Waste Period Initiative

Through 2020, the Zero Waste Period initiative has brought 697 reusable menstrual products to campus in the quantity of 650 menstrual cups and 46 reusable pads. Out of the 650 menstrual cups, 400 were distributed to Pitt students….

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/student-projects/zero-waste-period-initiative/
Melissa Bilec

Dr. Melissa Bilec is the William Kepler Whiteford Professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) and Co-Director of the Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation. She has also been named a Special Assistant to the Provost for Sustainability. Dr….

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/team-member/melissa-bilec/
Drew Kallinicos

Drew Kallinicos is a senior studying Environmental Studies while obtaining certificates in Sustainability and GIS.  As Student Director of the Pitt Green Fund, he helps finance and support student-initiated projects and programs that make Pitt’s operations more environmentally…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/team-member/drew-kallinicos/