Get Involved

Recycle!

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Do you know about the many ways to recycle on campus and in town? Find out with our online guide. You will even find an interactive map!

Sustainability Classes

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Check out the Fall sustainability course offerings to find out about upcoming sustainability electives, including special topics courses. Are you an incoming student? Consider adding a Sustainability Minor.

Join a Workgroup

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You can become one of the faculty, staff, and students who volunteer their time to assist the Office for Sustainability in developing and implementing sustainability initiatives across the UA community. Find out how to get involved with one of our five workgroups.

Our Community

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      Our Goals

      2021 —

      1990 Emissions Levels

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      The University of Arkansas's mid-term (2021) goal for greenhouse gas reduction is to reduce to our 1990 emissions levels even as our campus grows.

      2021 —

      Zero Waste

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      As part of our mid-term emissions goal, the University of Arkansas is striving to become a zero waste institution by the year 2021.

      2040 —

      Carbon Neutrality

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      The University of Arkansas signed the College and University Presidents Climate Committment in 2007, pledging our long-term goal to become carbon neutral by mid-century.

      Resources

      National Center for Science Education

      Our National Council for Science and the Environment University Affiliate status provides us with many opportunities to collaborate on a national level with peer institutions and policy experts. As a part of the UA community, you not only have access to publications and databases, but you can take advantage of the Environmental Internship Clearinghouse portal.

      U. S. Green Building Council

      As a full-time UA employee, you can take advantage of price discounts on USGBC educational materials, exam fees, publications, and more. You can also access informational resources and some online educational materials for free.

      Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education

      As a UA student, faculty, or staff member, you have access to a variety of AASHE resources, including sustainability research, discounts, and professional development opportunities. To access these benefits, just create an account using your @uark.edu email address.

      Our Partners

      Applied Sustainability Center
      The Sustainability Consortium
      Division of Agriculture