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Next year, students at Western Washington University will help the city of Edmonds become more sustainable. The work will be done through Western’s new Sustainable Cities Partnership program.

The program matches courses at Western to issues facing a city as the…

Western Washington University is looking to partner with a regional city for its inaugural Sustainable Cities Partnership (SCP).

During the year-long partnership, students and faculty will work with city officials to complete projects that build stronger local and regional economies,…

The Campus to Compost Green Energy Fee project has begun supplying campus-generated compost to Western Washington University landscaping projects, beginning a closed-loop waste process that will save the university money and reduce its waste stream.

Located at the Facilities Management…

Western Washington University projects and campaigns to change user behavior have resulted in significant energy savings and rebates through Puget Sound Energy programs.

Recently, Western completed energy saving projects in a number of campus buildings, routed through PSE’s rebate…

The President’s Exceptional Effort Award recipients will be recognized at the Employee Recognition Ceremony on Tuesday, April 29, in the PAC Mainstage.

Among the many honors, the event will celebrate eight employees who will receive the President’s Exceptional Effort Awards:…

Puget Sound Energy presented Western Washington University an award for best outreach campaign at the PSE Annual Resource Conservation Management Program Meeting in late January. The award, nicknamed a “RCMmy,” is given to a conservation customer that excels in communication to…

The Washington State Recycling Association has selected Western Washington University to receive the 2013 Institution/Higher Education Recycler of the Year award.

The Washington State Recycler of the Year awards spotlight individuals, businesses, government organizations and…

To honor the Western community's commitment and efforts to achieve sustainability, the Office of Sustainability and Western administration will recognize and celebrate the achievements of three individuals, groups, programs or projects that make important contributions to "Western Sustainability…

Western Washington University is on its way to becoming an environmentally sustainable campus. In a presentation earlier this month, Campus Sustainability Manager Seth Vidaña presented to students and faculty the steps taken by Western since the creation of the Office of Sustainability.…

Seth Vidana will present "Sustainability Initiatives and Programs at Western: The Campaign to Go Carbon Neutral" as part of Western Washington University’s Huxley College of the Environment Speaker Series at noon on Friday, Feb. 3 in Academic West room 304 on the Western campus…

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