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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

People, Places and Environment

School and Department: 
  • Environmental Design, School of
  • Community and Regional Planning
Course Number: 
General Education

Have you ever thought about the relationship people have to their place-home, neighborhood, town, or city? How about to the environment? Have you ever thought about how people have shaped the places of our everyday lives-suburban housing developments, shopping malls, and small towns? And, have you ever thought about what will happen in the future to the Earth's natural resources-the air, water, and land-as we continue to build and expand? Explore these kinds of questions through readings, lectures, video presentations, and group discussions. Challenge your mind-and imagination-and open up new avenues of discovery.