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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

All of the lights

The Howard Gittis Student Center food court has got a new look and new energy-efficient lights.

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Brandon Lausch

Fighting to end throw-away culture

A Temple student reflects on her time spent working at Temple's surplus warehouse.

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Chelsea Williams

Bin there, done that

person holding up a recycling container

Temple is recycling old recycling bins by giving them to off-campus residential students.

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Brandon Lausch

For sale, cheap: Colleges' furniture, cars, pizza ovens

Temple Surplus Property chairs

With an eye toward sustainability, colleges and universities are selling or donating a lot of property — office and dorm furniture, old but usable vehicles, art that decorated library walls. Some schools are even making a nice chunk of change.

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Jonathan Lai

Running a Surplus

Surplus Coordinator sitting on chairs

Joining a national movement, Temple’s Surplus Property program aims to reduce waste and generate revenue.

Date of Publication: 
Brandon Lausch

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