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Achieving Carbon Neutrality

Middlebury successfully reached its 2016 carbon neutrality goal, attaining a net zero carbon footprint by balancing the carbon emissions it releases with an equivalent amount sequestered or offset.

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A Decade of Commitment

From a student initiative in 2007 to years of hard work by the entire campus community, Middlebury’s carbon neutrality efforts are something we can all feel proud of. Watch the story behind the success.

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The Power of Biomass

For more than a decade, carbon reduction has been a community-driven initiative. Middlebury is the first higher education institute of significant size to meet its goal to be carbon neutral in 2016.

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Author Carolyn Finney Joins Middlebury as Scholar in Residence

Finney, who wrote Black Faces, White Spaces: Reimagining the Relationship of African Americans to the Great Outdoors, brings a climate justice perspective to the campus community.

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Middlebury Named One of Sierra’s “Coolest Schools”

Middlebury again placed in the top-10 of Sierra magazine's annual ranking of higher ed sustainability efforts.

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Middlebury Receives Grant for New Perennials Project

The multiyear initiative, supported by the Rockefeller Family Fund, aims to reimagine food systems and education.

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Future of World’s Oceans to Be Topic of Symposium

Leading marine scientists will share the latest research on subjects ranging from ocean plastics to the link between extreme weather and the warming Arctic.

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