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Green Tip

Unplugging your devices, lowering your heat, and smartly disposing of waste are a few ways to leave for break on sustainable note!



Green Campus Tour

Guided maps of sustainability initiatives at Temple University

Climate Action Plan

Temple became a signatory of the Presidents Climate Commitment in 2008 and again in 2016.

Annual Report

Find out about Temple’s progress toward a more sustainable future by reviewing our Annual Report

Sustainability News

Free produce from a North Philadelphia garden

It used to be an empty lot, but now it has come alive. Temple Community Garden is a student-run garden that aims to reduce food insecurity in its North Philadelphia neighborhood.  

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Katherine Scott

Temple announces updated sustainability plan

Learn more about the Climate Action Plan that Temple University released that falls in line with Philadelphia’s goal to reduce carbon emissions 80 percent by 2050.

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Megan Milligan

Temple unveils plan to combat climate change

KYW speaks with Temple University's sustainability director Kathleen Grady about the university's new plan to combat climate change on campus. 

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Ian Bush

Temple's community garden a neighborhood oasis

Temple's Community Garden provides a unique learning experience for students who are sharing the fresh vegetables it produces with their North Philadelphia neighbors.

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Mark Abrams

Alumni Panel Tells Students How to Land Careers in Sustainability

As part of the Office of Sustainability's Campus Sustainability Week, College of Liberal Arts alumni answered undergraduates' questions about how to further the cause of sustainability through their future careers.

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Nick Santangelo