Inbal Becker-Reshef, Ph.D. from the University of Maryland (UMD) Department of Geographical Sciences has been selected by NASA to lead a new multidisciplinary consortium dedicated to enhancing the use of satellite data for improving food security and agriculture around the world.
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DOTS has partnered with Enterprise Rideshare to provide UMD employees with a smarter way to get to work. Their new vanpool program that is designed specifically for long distance commuters, employees that live more than 15 miles from work, and live near at least four other employees that are also interested in participating. Join them on Thursday, December 14 in the Margaret Brent Room (2112) at the Stamp Student Union.
Check out the new Maryland Energy Innovation Institute newsletter featuring info about Energy Innovation Seed Grants and exciting student & faculty research.
University of Maryland has made progress on several key sustainability initiatives, including increasing its compost collection, solar energy production capacity and education outreach, according to its 2017 Sustainability Progress Report.
University of Maryland, along with government and community stakeholders, nonprofit organizations, small businesses, and local residents, joined together to launch a landmark agreement to create pathways to opportunity for all who live, work and invest along the Purple Line corridor.
The Farmer's Market at Maryland will be hosting thier 2nd Annual Holiday Market in the Prince George's room (on the first floor of Stamp Student Union).
Want to make your holiday party greener while saving some money? Find out how from our Green Office intern, Denise N'Dovie.
DOTS hopes to offer vanpooling next semester for commuters to the University of Maryland as part of its sustainability initiatives.
Support sustainability at University of Maryland by making a donation to the Green Maryland Gift Fund.
Applications for the Spring 2018 semester are now officially open! The priority deadline is January 28th, apply today for your preferred volunteer site.
Don't let your old iPod or MP3 player go to waste! Give the gift of music, for life with Vintage Voices at UMD! Donate gently used iPods and MP3 players to go to assisted living communities so the residents can listen to their favorite music, anytime.
Join College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences Wednesday, November 15 for a special screening of the new documentary Chasing Coral, followed by a panel discussion with the film’s director and coral reef and climate experts.