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The Office of Sustainability Integration seeks to connect, inspire, learn, and act for a more  sustainable community. Come be a part of the challenge—and success—of building such a future.

 Sustainability News

September 8, 2014

The Office of Sustainability Integration hosted a series of events during first year orientation to welcome students, introduce them to sustainability projects on campus, and inform them about how they can get involved.

 

August 25, 2014

A living, planted roof system was installed this week atop Middlebury College’s new Squash Center. The “green roof” is the second installed by the College—the first was planted on top of Atwater Dining Hall in 2004.

August 8, 2014

On August 6, Governor Peter Shumlin cut the ribbon on the South Ridge Solar facility, the first completed 500 kW solar net metering project in Vermont. The project is providing power to Middlebury College as part of the institution's commitment to become carbon neutral.

 

August 1, 2014

Rebecca Gould, senior lecturer in Environmental Studies and author of At Home in Nature, recently spoke to Vermont Public Radio’s Vermont Edition about homesteading and the back-to-the-land movement.

 

 

July 7, 2014

Elizabeth Courtney, co-author of Greening Vermont: The Search for a Sustainable State, reflects on her work with Middlebury students in last spring's Environmental Studies Senior Seminar.