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Tower Lighting to be Delayed on March 31 as Part of Earth Hour 2012

The University of Texas at Austin will collaborate on global energy and climate change awareness by participating in Earth Hour 2012. This will mark the third year in a row the university has participated. Earth Hour 2012 will take place Saturday, March 31, beginning at 8:30 p.m. The university will delay lighting the Tower until…   » Continue Reading

The University of Texas at Austin Hosts Campus Sustainability Symposium

The President's Sustainability Steering Committee at The University of Texas at Austin will host the 2nd Annual UT Campus Sustainability Symposium on Friday, Sept. 23 in the Legislative Assembly Room of the Student Activity Center (SAC).

The University of Texas at Austin Celebrates Earth Month

In recognition of the 41st anniversary of Earth Day on April 22 The University of Texas at Austin Office of Sustainability is celebrating all month with daily green tips focused on the university community.

Two University of Texas at Austin Employees Elected as Officers of Envision Central Texas

Two University of Texas at Austin employees have been elected officers and board members of Envision Central Texas (ECT), an organization dedicated to managing future growth in Central Texas.

Tower Lighting Delayed in Support of Earth Hour

The University of Texas at Austin will join the City of Austin in demonstrating its commitment to the environment by delaying the normal lighting of the Tower until 9:30 p.m., March 27. This local show of support is part of a global event, Earth Hour. The university's Division of Recreational Sports is also participating and delaying…   » Continue Reading

New Director of Sustainability Appointed by The University of Texas at Austin

Jim Walker, executive director of the Central Texas Sustainability Project for the past nine years, has been appointed to the new position of director of sustainability at The University of Texas at Austin.