• Creekside Garden Crew
  • Kids Camp
  • Earth Day Celebration
  • Capitol Building with President Nook

Latest News & Events

UNI Earth Day Celebration - April 24, 2019 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Posted March 8, 2019

Spring is near! Come join us at the annual UNI Earth Day Celebration with great educational booths. Space and tables are limited so we ask that only booths pertaining to the environment, sustainability, ecology, and similar topics apply. The deadline to apply is Monday, April 15th. If you are interested in having a booth at this years' event please click on this link

Sustainability Faculty Coffeehouse with Dr. Leigh Zeitz

Posted February 25, 2019

Join Dr. Leigh Zeitz on February 27th to learn about the Sustainable Development Goals set by the UN. Come to ROD Library 287 from 3:15 to 4:15 to explore how these goals have been implemented into lesson plans and classroom projects. Light refreshments will be served!

Thank You For the Card Donations

Posted February 6, 2019

The Holiday Card Hoorah was a great success this year. We collected 2,182 cards to be recycled, which is the equivalent of 36.5 pounds! Thank you for helping us to contribute to the St. Jude's Ranch for Children. We were able to send 1,884 cards to St. Jude's to be recycled, the rest of the cards we will recycle and repurpose into decor, gifts, and more! 

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