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  • 2020 Vision: Transportation April 5, 2017
    Through recent innovations like bringing car-sharing service Zipcar to campus, implementing a shuttle service between Storrs and the UConn Health Center, and UConn Outdoor’s new bike share program, UConn has demonstrated its strong commitment to sustainable transportation. With the introduction … Continue reading →
  • 2020 Vision Student Summit Reflections March 31, 2017
    On Wednesday February 22nd, the Office of Environmental Policy (OEP) hosted the 2020 Vision Student Summit, with the goal of obtaining student opinions on the UConn administration’s new plans to increase campus sustainability. Approximately 25 to 30 students attended and … Continue reading →
  • UConn@COP23 – Bonn Climate Change Conference March 9, 2017
    Trip Description COP 23 is the United Nations Climate Change Conference, and will be hosted this year by the small Pacific island state, Fiji, and held in Bonn, Germany from November 6 th to November 17th, 2017. The event will … Continue reading →
  • UConn Talks Climate at the Climate Change Cafe March 8, 2017
    In early February, the UConn contingent to COP22 in Marrakech, Morocco, hosted its Climate Change Café, an opportunity for the UConn community to learn about their experiences at the UN Climate Change Conference. Through conversations and a series of posters … Continue reading →