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UNIVERSITY SUSTAINABILITY AWARDS

UNIVERSITY SUSTAINABILITY AWARDS

Pitt Sustainability Awards

Recognizing Pitt faculty, staff, and students who are making an extraordinary impact on campus sustainability.

2020 Award Winners | Past winners

Faculty

Dr. Danielle
Andrews-Brown
,
Geology & Environmental Science

Dr. Shanti
Gamper-Rabindran
,

Graduate School of
Public and International Affairs

 

Students

Ellie Cadden,
Environmental Studies, ’20

Sarah Hart,
Undergraduate, Environmental Studies

Staff

Liza Allison,
Industrial Engineering

Tiara Arnold,
Housing, Housekeeping

 

Groups

Pitt Business Staff Leadership Collaboration
Led by Chris Driscoll (IT); Greg Guzewicz (Facilities); Karri Rogers (Dean’s Office)

Zero Waste Period Initiative
Led by Pitt Planned Parenthood and Student Office of Sustainability

 

 

Student Sustainable Solutions Competition

Competition offered student teams an avenue to create and develop their campus sustainability ideas in a supportive atmosphere.

2017 Award Winners

Pitt Bicycle Collective
The Pitt Bicycle Collective proposed project was starting a bike co-op on the University of Pittsburgh’s Campus. Opened in Summer 2017, the Pitt Bike Cave is a space where community members gather to fix their bikes, get mechanic help, attend workshops/events, and receive safety materials.