Columbus Ave. Pedestrian and Bike Detour at EXP

Pedestrian overhead protection will be installed along Columbus Ave. (in front of the EXP site) from 4/15/21 – 4/23/21. During this time, NUPD will detour pedestrians and bikes as required.

A Winter Solstice Story: What Boilers and 5 hours of Daylight Taught Me About Energy Conservation

// Tuesday December 22, 2020

What Carol Rosskam, Sustainability Program Mgr. – Office of Sustainability learned in the Yukon about energy conservation and sustainability and how it shaped her life.

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Hunger on College Campuses is Real, and These Students are Doing Something About it

// Sunday December 20, 2020

NU Mutual Aid holds a mobile food pantry to provide resources for food insecure community members on Centennial Common.

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A Sweet Solution to Plastic Pollution

// Wednesday December 9, 2020

Hongli (Julie) Zhu, an assistant professor of mechanical and industrial engineering at Northeastern, developed a way to create biodegradable food containers using sugarcane and bamboo fibers.

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Eat Your Way to a Sustainable Future

// Friday August 28, 2020

Climate change can sometimes feel overwhelming, but you can make a big difference with a few small changes to your eating habit.  Learn what better food choices you can make for a positive impact on the planet.

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Creating a Healthy Dining Environment for Students

// Thursday August 20, 2020

Outdoor seating, healthy distancing, and constant cleaning are just a few of the safety measures Northeastern’s dining services are taking

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Egan Research Center Retro-Commissioning

// Wednesday August 19, 2020

A 50% energy reduction was achieved from the 2015 retro-recommissioning and updating of lab spaces with energy efficient systems at the Egan Engineering and Science Research Center.

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Announcing the Launch of the Arboretum Website

// Monday August 17, 2020

Announcing the launch of the new Northeastern University Arboretum website providing a wide range of information within a user-friendly navigation to help visitors optimize and enjoy their time spent at the Arboretum. 

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Dialogue of Civilizations Program on Climate Change Science and Policy

// Monday August 10, 2020

2020 Dialogue of Civilizations Program providing comprehensive views and intense dialogues focusing on critical issues facing students and their peers at both the local and global level discuss Climate Change Science and Policy.

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Sustainability

// Monday August 10, 2020

The UN Global Compact has compiled a series of COVID-19 issue area briefs that detail the impact of the pandemic on a range of sustainability issue areas.

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