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Charge Up - Three new solar umbrellas to charge your mobile devices can be found by the Whitten Learning Center!

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Recycling

Our campus operates on a Single-Stream Recycling system. Our goal is to educate students and prevent food contamination.

  • Athletics Halftime Recycling Video
  • Educational Recycling Magnets
  • Recycled Napkins in Food Court
  • Contamination Prevention Signs
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Solar Energy

Florida is known as the sunshine state. We are determined to increase the amount of photovoltaic rooftop solar systems on campus to make Florida known as THE Solar State.

  • Hurricane Food Court Solar Panels
  • Phone Charging Solar Umbrellas
  • Murphy Design Studio Solar Panels (Ongoing)

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UM’s campus is about 239 acres and has many state of the art facilities. We do our best to decrease the amount of energy and water consumed by our students, faculty and staff.

  • Low-Flow Showerheads in the Wellness Center
  • LED Lighting in the Wellness Center
  • Food Recovery Network
  • Educational Lake Osceola Signs
  • Sustainable Utensils in Food Court (Ongoing)
  • Reuseable Grocery Bags
  • Reflective Window Films Pilot
  • Green Dorm Showroom (Ongoing)
  • "ECO" Tree 
  • Grow/Green Walls in the UC (Ongoing)
  • 3D Printing Plastic Recycling (Ongoing)
  • Seasonal Food Outreach
  • Turn Off the Light! Signs (Ongoing)
  • UHET kits in Hecht Athletics (Ongoing)

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Events

ECO Agency focuses on sustainable programing and helps other organizations host more environmentally-friendly events.
  • ECO Green Event Sponsorship
  • Earth Day Celebration
  • Save the Waste!
  • America Recycles Day Celebration
  • Green Athletics Comference
  • World Water Day Celebration
  • Climate Change Talks
  • Corporate Sustainability Symposium
  • Homecoming Week Parade Participation
  • ReUse Store at the Farmer's Market - Composting at the same location