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Sustainability in the News

Below are all the articles our Office has been featured in the news:


May 21, 2019

Spring Into Volunteering

May 10, 2019

“Hathaway Honored by Office of Sustainability for Environmental Leadership”

April 26, 2019

UT becomes “bee certified”

April 25, 2019

Sustainability Awards Environmental Leaders in the Community

April 5, 2019

“Big Green Friday” kicks off Earth Month on Pedestrian Walkway

April 1, 2019

Five Ways to Celebrate Earth Month at UT

March 1, 2019

UT’s Office of Sustainability celebrates Arbor Day by planting trees

February 25, 2019

Tennessee Arbor Day Brings Volunteers out for Tree Planting 

February 20, 2019

Facilities Services Buys Electric Vehicles Through Alternative Fuel Program

February 18, 2019

Electric cars could change everything for drivers, UT experts say


December 13, 2018

Expert on Climate Change: Giving Up Is Not an Option

December 10, 2018

Professor Advocates Interdisciplinary Approach to Climate Change

November 16, 2018

Let’s Hear It for the Trees! UT Named a Tree Campus USA

November 5, 2018

UT Knoxville Shares Thoughts on AASHE 2018

September 12, 2018

UT Recycling to Fight Food Insecurity with New Campus Garden

April 26, 2018

Arbor Day Tree Planting 

April 19, 2018

Earth Day at UT

April 12, 2018

Volapalooza goes green, partners with organizations 

March 26, 2018

Hand Dryers Replace Paper Towels in Restrooms

Feb. 13, 2018

Green Fee Supports Campus Environmental Projects 

Jan. 25, 2018

Pop Up Shop promotes recycling, sustainability 

Jan. 25, 2018

New UT dorms will use rain water for toilets & laundry


Nov. 13, 2017

UT Earns Top EPA Award

Oct. 29, 2017

UT hosts sustainability day, promotes environment-friendly organizations

Oct. 13, 2017

University of Tennessee Shows It’s Easy to be Green

Oct. 8, 2017

UT student environmental organization looks to promote sustainability

Oct. 6, 2017

Organizations to Host Fall and Halloween Events for Campus Community

Apr. 20, 2017

Knoxville water pollution remains a concern for professionals, environmental groups

Jan. 2, 2017

Reducing your carbon footprint: a look into the renewable energy market


Oct. 20, 2016

Princeton Review Ranks UT Among Top Green Universities

Oct. 3, 2016

Seven Ways You Can Help Make Orange Green

June 13, 2016

UT Recognized for Green Efforts

Apr. 21, 2016

Students Honored for Campus-Wide Undergraduate Research
Mar. 30, 2016

UT to Host Campus Bagless Day during Earth Month

Mar. 7, 2016

Volunteers Plant 1,000 Trees to Celebrate Arbor Day

Mar. 3, 2016

Office of Communications and Marketing Wins CASE, AAF Honors

Feb. 5, 2016

Claxton Rain Garden Completed as Part of Green Infrastructure Project

Jan. 30, 2016

Claxton rain garden opens on campus


Dec. 14, 2015

Office of Sustainability Offers Energy-Saving Tips for Winter

Oct. 29, 2015

Office of Sustainability Recognized for Innovation, Advanced


Oct. 16, 2015

Office of Sustainability Offers Tips on How to Make Halloween Green
Apr. 22, 2015

UT Celebrates its Efforts to Make Orange Green on Earth Day

Apr. 17, 2015

Mayors Rogero, Burchett to Take Part in Earth Fest with UT EcoCAR Team

Apr. 7, 2015

Facilities Services to Host Sustainability Workshop April 21
Mar. 26, 2015

Big Green Friday Puts a Twist on Tradition


Oct. 14, 2014

UT to Celebrate Sustainability Day October 23

Mar. 25, 2014

UT Earth Month Kicks Off Next Week With “Green” Events

Mar. 17, 2014

 UT to Host 2014 Pulitzer Prize-Winning Composer

Feb. 20, 2014

Students to Build Giant Box Fort, Raise National Debt Awareness 


Dec. 10, 2013

New Sustainability Manager Aims to Seize Opportunities

Apr. 1, 2013

Earth Month Kicks Off Green Events On Campus


Apr. 20, 2012

UT Campus, Fort Sanders Will Get Clean-Up This Sunday

Apr. 18, 2012

UT Offering Tour of the New Norris House

Apr. 17, 2012

UT Holds ‘Bike-In Movie’ to Promote Sustainability on Campus

Apr. 13, 2012

UT Receives Green Power Purchase Award from TVA

Apr. 9, 2012

Brown Bag Lecture Series Focuses on Environmental Issues