GIVING DAY: April 21-22, 2021

Challenges such as climate change and energy usage are among the most pressing global concerns today. Your gift will help scientists, scholars, students, and others at UChicago address and raise awareness of environmental issues and promote sustainability on campus and well beyond.

TODAY IN EARTH WEEK

MAROON GOES GREEN!

Welcome to eco.uchicago.edu. Learn about and connect to the University of Chicago’s Environmental Community (UChicago ECo) — academics, students, and staff tackling scientific and social challenges related to the environment and sustainability through a range of research, education, campus, and civic engagement efforts.

EARTH WEEK 2021: 4.19–4.23

Join UChicago academics, students, and staff for a week of virtual and in-person programs this spring around the internationally-observed Earth Day on April 22. Learn how our community is thinking rigorously about environmental impact and ways to leverage data, practices, policies, and creativity to help combat climate change.

LATEST NEWS & EVENTS

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

There are dozens of great Earth Week events to join in 2021, but UChicago's Environmental Community has also been engaged in this work for many years! In "Today in Earth Week" we give you a quick view of what's happening today alongside some recent content you might...

Sustainability at The Microbiome Center

Sustainability at The Microbiome Center

Addressing sustainability for Earth Week - what has the Microbiome Center been up to? Kicking off in 2019, The Microbiome Center funded pilot projects to promote cross-faculty research initiatives in all aspects of microbiome research: "Nitrogen Fixation in Coastal...

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Join UChicago academics, students, and staff for a week of virtual and in-person programs this spring around the internationally-observed Earth Day on April 22. Learn about how our community is thinking rigorously about environmental impact and ways to leverage data,...

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