At UVU sustainability represents a belief that environmental stewardship exists in balance with economic development and social responsibility. As a growing university, UVU believes that we not only have a duty to balance these interests, but an opportunity to demonstrate our core values of exceptional care, exceptional accountability, and exceptional results.

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Tuesday 25 Oct 

  • Sustainability Fair - 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Science Atrium, featuring: CARE Hub, Earth Science Club, Botany Club, GRIT Garden, Outdoor Adventure Center, Water Conservation Committee, UVU Composting, and Conserve Utah Valley 
  • Tree Planting - 10:00 a.m. to noon, rescheduled to this Thursday due to weather
  • David R. Keller Sustainability Prize: HEAL Utah, 1:00 p.m. SB 138 (Information about prize recipient HEAL Utah) 

Wednesday 26 Oct 

  • Environmental Ethics Symposium - Mending Torn Relations:  The Ethics of Environmental Restoration - 9:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m. CB 511 (Symposium  information) 
  • "Climate Change and Intergenerational Ethics: The Challenge of Moral Ambivalence," by Dr. Marion Hourdequin - 2:30-3:20 p.m. CB 511 

Thursday 27 Oct 

  • 2nd Annual Utah Valley Growth and Prosperity Summit - 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. various locations, Sorensen Center | virtual admission $25, student admission $10, non-profit admission $35, general admission $50 (Summit information and registration) 
  • Tree Planting - 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., meet near the Baseball and Softball fields, see map.
  • Communications 4850 Sustainability PR Campaigns Presentations - 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. virtual (Teams link) 
  • GRIT Garden Volunteering - 4:00-6:00 p.m. 

Friday 28 Oct 

  • UVU Composting Tour/Demonstration - 1:00 p.m. North end of WB on Floor 0 

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