Sustainability at Radford University

Radford University is committed to being a model for sustainable campus practices and policies and recognized for our stewardship of economic, social and environmental resources and for our academic commitment to sustainability. Read more about Radford's Sustainability »

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  1. Radford student interns participate in inaugural sustainability summit »

    1/29/2019

    Radford University students joined Virginia Tech students at the Selu Conservancy on Saturday, Jan. 26, for the first-ever Sustainability Leadership Workshop.

     

  2. Make copies, plant trees and make a difference »

    1/24/2019

    Radford University has joined PrintReleaf, a technology platform that measures the amount of paper used in university copiers and printers, and then plants trees, equivalent to the paper usage, in stressed forest areas.

  3. Whitt Hall earns LEED Gold status  »

    11/19/2018

    Radford University’s Whitt Hall has been granted LEED Gold certification, marking another achievement in the university's sustainability initiatives.

  4. Radford University ranks among greenest college campuses in 2018  »

    10/30/2018

    The Princeton Review has once again recognized Radford University for its commitment to building and maintaining a sustainable, environmentally friendly campus.

  5. Sustainability Week is here  »

    10/4/2018

    Campus Sustainability Week is Oct. 8-11, and the Sustainability Leadership Team has a number of events and activities planned.

  6. Updated campus recycling guidelines »

    8/29/2018

    Radford University has modified campus recycling guidelines for the 2018-19 academic year.

  7. Enterprise CarShare offering membership discount »

    8/21/2018

    Enrollment is now open for Radford University’s car-sharing program with Enterprise CarShare, a membership-based, automated car-rental option that offers vehicles on a short-term basis.

     

  8. LEED Silver status awarded to Center of the Sciences »

    5/24/2018

    Radford University’s Center for the Sciences has been granted LEED Silver certification, marking another achievement in the university's sustainability initiatives.

  9. Keep’n It Green Award winners announced  »

    5/7/2018

    Winners of the Keep’n It Green awards and the Highlander Cup Sustainability Competition were announced April 19.

  10. A spring break alternative: Planting trees on an abandoned coal mine »

    4/6/2018

    A small group of students spent spring break planting trees on reclaimed land of an abandoned coal mine in central Kentucky.

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