News and Events

Sustainability News Sources

Grist - A Beacon in the Smoglink
WorldChanginglink

Common Dreamslink

The Sustainability Ninjalink

Productive Knowledge - WI Green Newslink

Recent Institute and Campus News

UWRF Passes Sustainability Proclamationdocument with City and School District of River Falls

UWRF and UW-Stout Co-sponsor a West Central Wisconsin Food Hub Workshop

UWRF has Become an Educational Partner of the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethicsdocument

UWRF Tops List of Universities for Energy Efficiency

Campus Sustainability Day Webcastlink

SCISCD Hosts Habitat for Humanity Eco-Village Design Charrette

SCISCD Hosts Habitat for Humanity Eco-Village Community Partners Luncheon

Voices of NWF’s Young Leaders Assembly: From Community Roundtable to a Meeting with President Obamalink by Ian Johnson, SCISCD Research Fellow

White House Young American Roundtable Held at UWRF

UWRF Co-Sponsors Faculty Leadership in Sustainability Workshop

UWRF Receives Green Grade On Sustainability Report Card

Campus Sustainability Day Webcast Slide Presentationdocumentlink

Study to Investigate Feasibility of Wind Turbines for UWRF

Sustainability: NSU to set goals for campus and community alikelink


News Archive

Upper Midwest Association for Campus Sustainability 2010 Conference held at UWRF April 9–10
   Conference summarydocument
   Complete conference programdocument
   Sampling of conference presentationslink

UWRF graduate receives national fellowshipdocument

Major energy grant awarded to Osceola communitydocument

‘Natural Step’ groups plan next stepsdocument

UWRF Gaining Ground on Turning Campus 'Green'

UC Food Composting Continues Historic Campus Tradition

UWRF Setting Pace on Campus, Regional Sustainability

UWRF To Participate in Pilot Sustainability Rating System

University Launches Institute for Sustainability Challenges

Events Calendar

Campus
    Information forthcoming

Community / Local
    River Falls Farmers Market Open Tuesday Evenings and Saturday Mornings

St. Croix Region
    Music on the Overlook in St. Croix Fallslink - Fridays starting June 1
    Women and Water Rights Exhibitdocument - June 15-July 22

Wisconsin
    Information forthcoming

Twin Cities / Metro / MN
    Information forthcoming

National
    Information forthcoming

International
    Rio+20: UN Conference on Sustainable Developmentlink - June 20-22