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    UMKC Named to List of Top ‘Green Colleges’

    Princeton Review, U.S. Green Building Council collaborate on choices The University of Missouri-Kansas City is one of the 332 most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company – known for …
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  • Full Size STARS Silver Seal

    UMKC’s STARS Ranking is Silver for 2014!

    The University of Missouri-Kansas City received its second STARS Silver Rating on March 10, 2014. The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) v. 2 is the updated  version of the transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure …
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  • Sustainable Office Shopping FOR WEBSITE

    Sustainable Office Shopping in the UM System

    UMKC in collaboration with the Sustainability Leadership from all four campuses and UM Purchasing have put together a brochure to help individuals use the tool Show-Me Shop to make green purchases.  The Sustainable Office Shopping in the UM System brochure …
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    UMKC Green Features

  • UMKC Green Map

    Take a visual tour with our green features map from roof top gardens to one of our campus rain gardens.

    Click the image to view the full PDF map.

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UMKC Sustainability Team September 2014

PLAZA RM of the AC

Come and join us in celebrating all of our crowing achievements.  UMKC Sustainability efforts ranks in the top 100 universities in the nation for being a green campus in the Sierra Club Cool Schools 2014, holds a Silver Rating from …
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UMKC Sustainability Team June Meeting 2014

PLAZA RM of the AC

Come and join in the discussion about our 2014 goals and find out how you can help in moving those goals forward in the coming year. All are welcome! This includes students, faculty and staff.



UMKC Sustainability Celebration of Honorees!


The UMKC Sustainability Team will honor 45-individuals and 12 departments for the sustainability efforts campus-wide.  There will be refreshments: an “Earth” cake in Blue and Gold and UMKC Punch.  Come help us celebrate Students, Faculty and Staff on campus who …
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