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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News

  1. 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.

  2. Updated campus recycling guidelines »

    8/29/2018

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

  3. 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.

     

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. Shred-A-Thon is April 10 »

    4/4/2018

    Radford University Recycling will host a Shred-A-Thon from noon to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, April 10 at Heth Clock Plaza.

  8. Chefs cook up strategies to eliminate food waste »

    2/20/2018

    Dalton Kitchen chefs are on a mission to reduce campus food waste. 

  9. SGA, Sustainability turning bags to benches »

    2/7/2018

    Radford University’s Student Government Association and Sustainability office have joined a community effort to collect unwanted plastic bags and recycle them into benches that will be placed around campus.

  10. Recycling facts and tips  »

    1/24/2018

    The Highlander Cup Sustainability Competition begins Feb. 5, and the Radford University Sustainability Office is providing recycling facts and tips to prepare students for the residence hall completion.

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