Northeastern University’s innovative approach to appliance disposal, led by Juan Gil Figueroa, turns a logistical challenge into a sustainable opportunity, benefiting the local community and environment through collaboration with Boston Building Resources.
As Northeastern University extends its composting initiative to dormitories, it fosters a culture of environmental consciousness among students, turning food waste into valuable compost and significantly reducing the campus’s carbon footprint.
Northeastern University’s summer maintenance program, led by the Planning, Real Estate, and Facilities division, focuses on enhancing campus infrastructure and sustainability, ensuring a seamless and environmentally-friendly experience for students and faculty.
Mills Institute at Northeastern University in Oakland gives back to local organizations with student and facility donations.
As things heat up in Boston, and around the world, Northeastern helps communities cool down with the Hot Summer, Cool Break Initiative
Urban and built up environments absorb and trap heat more readily. Learn how Northeastern is helping to mitigate heat absorption.