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The Office of Sustainability works to Make Orange Green by promoting a sustainable and equitable campus community. We take pride in our role as part of the state’s flagship land-grant university and our responsibility to mitigate the social impacts of climate change. Through student engagement and collaborative programming, we tackle issues related to waste diversion, resource conservation, food justice, and more.


Recent News and Blogs:

  • Our Statement of Intent on Social Justice - The Office of Sustainability at the University of Tennessee Knoxville stands against the systemic oppression of marginalized people. We are […]
  • Make Orange Green Ambassadors - Make Orange Green Ambassadors is a new online program through our office that runs from May 18th to June 21st. […]
  • Sustainable Fashion - Secondhand Options: Buying things secondhand is arguably the most eco-friendly way to acquire new clothing. Because it is already made, […]

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