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Common Dreams

The Sustainability Ninja

Productive Knowledge - WI Green News

Recent Institute and Campus News

UWRF Passes Sustainability Proclamation 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 Ethics

UWRF Tops List of Universities for Energy Efficiency

Campus Sustainability Day Webcast

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 Obama 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 Presentation

Study to Investigate Feasibility of Wind Turbines for UWRF

Sustainability: NSU to set goals for campus and community alike

News Archive

Upper Midwest Association for Campus Sustainability 2010 Conference held at UWRF April 9–10
   Conference summary
   Complete conference program
   Sampling of conference presentations

UWRF graduate receives national fellowship

Major energy grant awarded to Osceola community

‘Natural Step’ groups plan next steps

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

    Information forthcoming

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

St. Croix Region 

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

    Information forthcoming

Twin Cities / Metro / MN
    Information forthcoming

    Information forthcoming

    Rio+20: UN Conference on Sustainable Development - June 20-22