Sustainability at UNH is a university-wide endeavor. We’re all stewards of sustainability through our collective action. We can balance the values of environmental stewardship, social responsibility, and economic vitality to meet our present needs and ensure the ability of future generations will meet their needs. Engage with UNH’s sustainable learning community today.

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First Endowed Institute for Sustainability at a University in the U.S.

 

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Main Campus Powered by 100% Renewable Energy

 

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First Organic Dairy Research Farm 

 

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Largest and Greenest Public Transit Provider in NH

 

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Only 3-Star Green Certified Restaurants in NH (we have 3!)
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Sustainability News

  • A Fine Restoration
    August 18th, 2017
    UNH art history graduate Corinne Long '12 restoring a mural in Hamilton Smith Hall at UNH Conservationists, including art history graduate Corrine Long '12, are restoring WPA-era murals in Hamilton Smith Hall. 
  • Congresswoman Visits Ocean Classroom
    August 2nd, 2017
    US Rep. Carol Shea-Porter at the Shoals Marine Lab Jennifer Seavey (r), executive director of the Shoals Marine Laboratory on Appledore Island, describes research underway on the island to U.S. Rep. Carol Shea–Porter (third from left) during her recent visit.
  • Committee on Investor Responsibility Established
    July 25th, 2017
    Sunlight through a tree branch on the UNH campus in Durham, NH The UNH Foundation has established a Committee on Investor Responsiblity.

Faces of Sustainability

UNH Sustainability Faces: Katie Bennett

Katie Bennett

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UNH Sustainability Faces: Miriam Nelson

Miriam Nelson

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UNH Sustainability Faces: Alana Davidson

Alana Davidson

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