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Sustainability News

Thursday, September 22, 2016
In a discovery that could have profound implications for future energy policy, Columbia scientists have demonstrated it is possible to manufacture... More
Monday, September 19, 2016
 Beginning this October, the University will introduce a commuter pilot program offering Columbia staff, faculty, and students direct shuttle bus... More

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University Commitment

Columbia is fully dedicated toward creating a greener, more sustainable planet for all.  At Columbia, we recognize that to be truly sustainable is to take a multi-faceted and multi-tiered approach.  We are looking to tackle the complex sustainability issues through world-renowned research occurring right here on our campus, engaging staff leadership and individual participation.  Read more. 

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Every member of the Columbia community has a role to play in achieving our sustainability goals. 
Read on to learn how you can make a difference and help build a healthier, more sustainable Columbia

The Green Fund is a $25,000 fund that provides support for student-led projects. More...