It’s Electric! Grounds Management Tests Battery-Powered Equipment

It’s Electric! Grounds Management Tests Battery-Powered Equipment

NC State’s Grounds Management is hoping you won’t hear its latest sustainability innovation — a new line of electric lawn care equipment that results in quieter and cleaner landscape maintenance […]

Pollinators Welcome Here

Pollinators Welcome Here

The home of the Wolfpack is also becoming a home for pollinators.

That’s the intent of numerous NC State students, staff and faculty, who are driving an effort to create food […]

Talley Student Union showcases aquaponics display

Talley Student Union showcases aquaponics display

One of this summer’s most eye-catching additions to Talley Student Union is a student-designed system of bins, pipes, fish and lettuce that showcase one of the state’s fastest-growing agriculture practices.

In mid-June […]

Students Drive Campus Switch From Plastic Bags

Students Drive Campus Switch From Plastic Bags

If you need a bag at an NC State campus convenience store or dining location, it will be paper — not plastic — because of a three-year, student-driven effort to […]

Tour Exposes Students To Intersection of Environment, Equity

Tour Exposes Students To Intersection of Environment, Equity

Seven NC State students recently explored eastern North Carolina as they’d never seen it before: through the lens of diversity, sustainability, justice and action.

Partially funded by a University Diversity Mini-Grant […]

Harrelson Hall Nears Final Days

Harrelson Hall Nears Final Days

The goal of this building deconstruction is to reclaim 90 percent of the salvageable material. […]

NC State Sustainability Fund awards $161,000 in campus grants

NC State Sustainability Fund awards $161,000 in campus grants

Fifteen sustainability projects will be implemented on campus over the next year thanks to $161,000 in grants recently awarded by the student-led advisory board of NC State’s Sustainability Fund.

Generated by […]

Students Honored For Undergraduate Sustainability Research

Students Honored For Undergraduate Sustainability Research

What impact does human development have on coastal ecosystems? Is land application water treatment more efficient than traditional wastewater treatment? Can a bacteria improve the affordability of using methane gas as […]

Wolfpack Sustainability Groups Earn Campus, Local Honors

Wolfpack Sustainability Groups Earn Campus, Local Honors

Solar umbrella charging stations on campus. Energy and water competitions in residence halls. Removal of plastic bags from major campus dining facilities and convenience stores. That’s just some of what […]