[The following was submitted by the Office of Public Relations] When it comes to sustainability, the University of Missouri-Kansas City is No. 1. Literally.
Entries Tagged as 'sustainability'
April 15th, 2013 · Comments Off · Announcement, Libraries, Students, Support services, Sustainability
March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Sustainability
[The following was provided by the Offices of Sustainability and Procurement] Cintas Document Management presents: The UMKC RecycleMania Shredding event. Faculty, staff and students are invited to shred their documents Wednesday, March 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the 4825 Troost parking lot.
October 26th, 2010 · Comments Off · Staff, Sustainability
[The following was provided by Karen Lavendusky, Staff Council Governing Board Member.] The theme for this year’s Staff Council Picnic was Sustainability — right from the start we had a challenge. In 2009, the picnic, which ended by setting a 89% waste-free baseline, had established a list of improvements to implement at this year’s picnic. […]
September 28th, 2010 · Comments Off · Announcement, Awards and honors, Communications, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Students, Support services, Sustainability
[The following was provided by UMKC’s Sustainability team.] Know a student interested in sustainability? The UMKC Sustainability team, AEG, ESSA, and Garden Collective are sponsoring the “Dream Big about Sustainability” poster contest. The contest is open to all students. Entries must include a 24 X 30 poster using with any media, as long as the […]
August 3rd, 2010 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Announcement, Community Connections, Sustainability
[The following was provided by R. Kaye Johnston, UMKC Sustainability Coordinator.] The UMKC Sustainability Team would like to invite you to join us at our first fall 2010, semester meeting on Wednesday, August 18, 2010 at 2-3pm in the Gillham Park Room of the Administrative Center. We have a lot going on this coming semester […]
July 20th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Mission and Goals, Staff, Sustainability
The nice “clean” smells are gone; but in their place is an environment that is not only clean but healthy. Welcome to 21st century housekeeping. UMKC’s Campus Facilities Management (CFM) and members of the housekeeping staff, who gathered at Tent State on campus last year, sounded just as radical about environmental issues as the most […]
June 8th, 2010 · Comments Off · Announcement, Staff
[The following was provided by Karen Lavendusky, Staff Council Governing Board Member] Have you heard? June 16th is the annual Staff Picnic on the Quad (behind Haag and Royall Hall) from 11:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. The event is free to all UMKC Staff and is a great way to meet others at the University. Bring your […]
May 4th, 2010 · Comments Off · Capital improvements, Community Connections
On May 11, the Southtown Council will honor UMKC at its Annual Beautification Awards Dinner. The Council’s “New Construction” award will be given in recognition of the University’s Herman and Dorothy Johnson Residence Hall and the Stanley H. Durwood Soccer Stadium and Recreational Field. UMKC has been a member of the Southtown Council for more than […]