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Green Winter Break

This winter break, the Office of Sustainability and the Student Government ECO Agency are inviting all faculty, staff, and students to support UM's Energy Conservation Program. Learn more.


Beekeeping 101

Ray Santamaria has been working in Facilities Management as Lead Technician for over 10 years, and he is also the proud owner of honeybee colonies certified by the Apiary Division of the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Come share Ray's passion, discover the world of bees, and learn the basics of beekeeping with the experts on December 9 from 12-1 p.m. at 1535 Levante Ave, room 137 (map). RSVP now!


Student Green Survey


Green Awards


University Ranked No. 8 on EPA's Green Power Partners

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has selected the University of Miami as a member of its "Green Power Partnership" in recognition of the University's continued commitment to utilizing clean energy. On a path to remain deeply committed to reducing its impact on the environment, the University recently joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Green Power Partnership program. Learn more.


LEED Platinum for the Miami Herbert Business School

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), a preeminent organization assessing sustainable building practices, recently awarded the University of Miami Patti and Allan Herbert Business School building its highest rating for existing buildings: a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum Certification for Operations and Maintenance (O&M). Learn more.


Compost Programs


University Village

If you are a resident at the University Village, ECO Agency is offering you the option to compost your veggie scraps at the Sustainability Garden. Get your bucket, and start building soil! Contact


Farmers Market

The Green Grad Group is now composting the fruit scraps from the Farmers Market Smoothie Booth, and taking the waste on the Green U Tricycle to be composted in the Sustainability Garden. Learn more.



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Loose Plastic Recycling at Cox Science

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Seb Bake Sale with ECO

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