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BS in Environmental & Water Resource Economics

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

A degree in Environmental Water Resource and Economics (EWRE) prepares students to assume responsible positions in the management of the world's natural and human resources. Students develop skills through ...

  • Posted Feb. 25, 2016
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MS in Planning

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

The Planning Degree Program prepares students to solve land use and community issues in contemporary society. The 2 year MS program exposes students to core courses in planning history, theory ...

  • Posted Feb. 25, 2016
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Sustainable Built Environments Minor

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

Students from other undergraduate degree programs may declare a Minor in Sustainable Built Environments which consists of seven courses (18 credit hours). The minor is available both on Main Campus ...

  • Posted Feb. 25, 2016
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The University of Arizona Pac-12 Zero Waste Event

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

With inspiration and participation from the Green Sports Alliance, all Pac-12 universities participated in a friendly competition to see who could achieve a zero-waste home basketball game during the 2014-15 ...

  • Posted June 10, 2015
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Building Green Communities: The UA Undergraduate Off-Campus Housing Sustainability Coordinator

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

The Undergraduate Off-Campus Housing Sustainability Coordinator (OCHSC) position was created at the University of Arizona (UA) two years ago. The OCHSC serves as a sustainability consultant to 28 apartment complexes ...


UA Compost Cats: Students Creating Community Partnerships to Turn Garbage into Gardens and Foster Local Food Security

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

Located 60 miles from the largest, landlocked port for food in North America, the student-run Compost Cats program has now forged partnerships with the City of Tucson, San Xavier Co-op ...

  • Posted April 12, 2014
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Turning the Desert Green: Residence Life's Coordinator of Sustainability Education

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

In 2007, the University of Arizona's (UA) Residence Life department created the Coordinator of Sustainability Education (CoSE) position to manage an expanding environmental program. One of the first of ...

  • Posted March 28, 2014
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Engineering Innovation Building (EIB) | University of Arizona - Where Big Ideas Come to Life

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

A collective team process to clearly state and re-identify "the users" as the main idea behind University of Arizona's Iconic Engineering Building. The users in lieu of Flexibility, Collaboration ...

  • Posted March 20, 2014
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25 MW Solar Zone at UA Tech Park

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

Occupying 223 acres of land, the Solar Zone at the UA Tech Park is the largest multi-technology solar testing, evaluation, and demonstration site in the United States. It is one ...

  • Posted Oct. 17, 2011
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250 kW Rooftop Array: McClelland Hall

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

McClelland Hall Installation.

  • Posted Oct. 17, 2011
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60 kW Rooftop Array: McClelland Park

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

McClelland Park.

  • Posted Oct. 17, 2011
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40 kW University of Arizona Biosphere 2

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

Working with Solarmax Arizona, Biosphere 2 researchers adhered solar panels to the material used to cover the tailings mounts, Allen said. Three different mounting options are now being tested at ...

  • Posted Oct. 17, 2011
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22 kW Rooftop Array: Student Recreation Center

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

In May 2009, the installation of photovoltaic panels was completed on the rooftops of McClelland Hall, McClelland Park, the Hillenbrand Aquatic Center, the Student Recreation Center, and most dramatic of ...

  • Posted Oct. 17, 2011
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21 kW Rooftop Array: Villa Del Puente Residence Hall

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

Villa del Puente Residence Hall (VDP) is located in the Highland District and consists of two buildings that are connected at the second and third floors by pedestrian bridges. This ...

  • Posted Oct. 17, 2011
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12 kW Rooftop Array: Posada San Pedro Hall

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

The SolarCats club very first mission was to get photovoltaic solar panels on their PSP residence hall. After nearly 3 years of research and more research, presenting for funding, and ...

  • Posted Oct. 17, 2011
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1.6 MW Expansion: Solar Zone at Science & Technology Park

  • University of Arizona (AZ)

In December 2010, a 1.6-megawatt solar energy system dually built by SOLON Corporation and Tucson Electric Power Company was installed. SOLON has built its own manufacturing facility in Tucson ...

  • Posted Aug. 11, 2011
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200 kW Canopy Array: Second Street Garage

  • University of Arizona (AZ)
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The solar panels atop the Second Street Garage are the first and most visible component of an initiative to make the UA campus eco-friendly. The Second Street Garage panels were ...

  • Posted Aug. 11, 2011
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