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Green Tip

Buying local and composting scraps are just a few of our tips for a green Thanksgiving



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

Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development

The Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development is designed to stimulate contributions toward sustainable development for the benefit of engineering, construction and chemical organizations, the academic community, and society as a whole. Open to undergraduate and graduate students who are studying engineering, architecture, building and construction management or chemistry, the award will recognize innovative practices, methods and ideas in the areas of new building techniques, new chemical and petrochemical processes and alternative uses of sustainable materials. The first place project will receive a total of $45,000 ($25,000 to the student(s), $15,000 to the faculty adviser and $5,000 to the university). Second and third place projects also receive awards.  

Entries will be accepted from January 1 to May 31, 2017.