Learn more tips »

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

Curriculum & Scholarship

Name Sustainability Interests School & Department
Jeremy Mennis Jeremy Mennis
  •  Social and environmental applications of GIS (environmental justice, urban ecology)


Geography & Urban Studies,
Liberal Arts, College of
William Miller
  • Air quality


Civil & Environmental Engineering,
Engineering, College of
Eva Monheim Eva Monheim
  • Food crops
  • Woody plants
  • Public horticulture
  • Horticultural business management


Landscape Architecture and Horticulture,
Environmental Design, School of
Patrick Murphy
  • Media, globalization and the environment
  • Teaching interests: media and the environment
Media Studies and Production,
Media & Communication, School of
Mary Myers Mary Myers
  •  Sustainable design 
  • Ecological landscape restoration


Landscape Architecture and Horticulture,
Environmental Design, School of
Richard Nalbandian Richard Nalbandian
  •  Earth and environmental sciences and planning


Community and Regional Planning,
Environmental Design, School of
Svetlana Neretina Svetlana Neretina
  • Solar cells and thin film technology
Mechanical Engineering,
Engineering, College of
Rashida Ng Rashida Ng
  •  Emerging building materials and their use in sustainable design
  • Sustainable and environmentally conscious design
  • Lighting technologies and responsive and energy efficient daylighting panel utilizing phase change material


Art, Tyler School of
John Nosek John Nosek
  •  Expanding the boundaries of e-collaboration


Science and Technology, College of
Jonathan Nyquist Jonathan Nyquist
  •  Stormwater management and water quality


Science and Technology, College of


Upcoming Events