News Articles

 

2016

10/06/2016
Weber Included in 2016 edition of The Princeton Review Guide to 361 Green Colleges.
The Complete 2016 Rankings - Weber's Princeton Review Profile

7/12/2016
Downtown bike-share program, WSU transit hub tagged for funding
https://www.standard.net/News/2016/07/12/Downtown-bike-share-program-WSU-transit-hub-tagged-for-funding

7/12/2016
Ogden Nature Center goes 100 percent solar with new array
https://www.standard.net/Environment/2016/07/12/Ogden-Nature-Center-goes-100-percent-solar-power-with-new-array

4/18/2016
Trees to be planted to spruce up WSU
http://signpost.mywebermedia.com/2016/04/17/trees-to-be-planted-to-spruce-up-wsu/

4/6/2016
Weber State joins several Utah organizations to confront climate change
https://bit.ly/20e6toR

4/4/2016
Tiny studio teaches students about big challenges in green building
https://www.standard.net/News/2016/04/04/Tiny-studio-teaches-students-big-challenges-in-green-building-weber-state-ogden

3/26/2016
Weber State debuts Tracy Hall Science Center at Sustainability Summit
https://www.standard.net/Education/2016/03/26/weber-state-debuts-tracy-hall-science-center-sustainability-summit  

3/25/2016
What is Utah doing to promote clean energy? Officials address energy summit
http://www.standard.net/Environment/2016/03/25/utah-renewable-clean-energy-intermountain-sustainability-summit.html

3/25/2016
Sustainability summit comes to Weber State
http://signpost.mywebermedia.com/2016/03/25/sustainability-summit-comes-to-weber-state/

3/24/2016
Panelists highlight Utah’s solar investment at 7th Intermountain Sustainability Summit
https://www.utahbusiness.com/panelists-highlight-utahs-solar-investment-at-7th-intermountain-sustainability-summit/

3/14/2016
Wildcats see the impact of what they throw away
http://signpost.mywebermedia.com/2016/03/13/wildcats-see-the-impact-of-what-they-throw-away/

3/14/2016
Joel Makower Q&A: Can businesses lead the way toward a sustainable future?
https://www.standard.net/Environment/2016/03/14/Joel-Makower-Q-A-Can-businesses-lead-the-way-toward-a-sustainable-future-Intermountain-Sustainability-Summit-speaker-shares-thoughts.html

3/9/2016
WYLDER: Women's Adventure Goods, environmental education and the Intermountain Sustainability Summit
https://www.krcl.org/blog/radioactive-march-9-2016/

2/29/2016
Weber Waste Fair gets community thinking about garbage
https://www.standard.net/Environment/2016/02/29/Weber-Waste-Fair-jumpstarts-spring-cleaning-garbage-recycling.html#disqus_thread

2015

12/14/2015
Dragons and climate change: Richard Alley speaks to packed house

https://www.standard.net/Environment/2015/12/14/Throngs-in-Ogden-turn-out-to-hear-nationally-prominent-scientist-discuss-climate-change.html

12/5/2015
Q&A: Famed scientist explains climate change to the nonscientist

https://www.standard.net/Environment/2015/12/03/Q-A-Famed-scientist-Richard-Alley-explains-climate-change-to-the-nonscientist.html

12/5/2015
Climate change expert to speak Friday

https://www.wsusignpost.com/2015/12/05/climate-change-expert-to-speak-friday/

9/27/2015
Solar power more affordable for some Utah students

https://college.usatoday.com/2015/09/27/utah-universities-renew-commitment-to-sustainable-energy-on-campus/

8/25/2015
Solar power becoming cheaper than ever with Weber State program
https://www.standard.net/Environment/2015/08/25/Solar-power-becoming-cheaper-than-ever-with-Weber-State-program.html

4/21/2015
Here comes the sun at WSU
https://www.standard.net/Guest-Commentary/2015/04/21/Here-comes-the-sun-at-WSU.html

4/20/2015
Solar power coming to the Top of Utah
https://www.standard.net/Environment/2015/04/19/Solar-power-coming-to-the-Top-of-Utah.html

3/11/2015
DEQ: Partners Help Us Improve Utah's Environment
https://dequtah.blogspot.com/2015/03/deq-partners-help-us-improve-utahs.html

3/1/2015
Sixth annual Sustainability Summit to come to Weber State
https://www.wsusignpost.com/2015/03/01/sixth-annual-sustainability-summit-to-come-to-weber-state/

2014

10/25/2014
Susie Goddard Hulet
https://www.standard.net/Obituaries/2014/10/26/Susie-Goddard-Hulet

May 22, 2014
WSU President Wight Talks About Beautiful, Sustainable Campuses as a Top Priority

https://www.weber.edu/PresidentsOffice/newsletters/WightPaper-May2014/susatinablecampuses.html

April 18, 2014
Princeton Review Recognizes WSU in 'Green Guide'

https://www.weber.edu/WSUToday/041814_PrincetonReviewGreen.html

March 26, 2014
Weber State University Honored for Reducing Energy Use by Nearly a Third

https://www.rockymountainpower.net/about/nr/nr2014/wsuhreunot.html

March 6, 2014
Secretary of the Interior Visits WSU

https://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598051/Secretary-of-the-Interior-Sally-Jewell-visits-WSU.html?pg=all

January 12, 2014
'Captain Clean Air' teaches kindergartners air pollution dangers

https://www.wsusignpost.com/2014/01/14/captain-clean-air-teaches-kindergartners-air-pollution-dangers/

2013

April 25, 2013
Standard Examiner - WSU's Dee Events Center Honored for 'Green' Renovations

https://www.standard.net/stories/2013/04/24/wsus-dee-events-center-honored-green-renovations

April 23, 2013
Princeton Review and EPA Honor WSU for Sustainability

https://weber.edu/WSUToday/042313EPAandPrinceton.html

February 20, 2013
WSU Hosts 4th Annual Intermountain Sustainability Summit

https://weber.edu/WSUToday/021913SustainabilitySummit.html

2012

October 30, 2012
WSU selected for case study by "Greening the Bottom Line 2012 continued research into the rapid growth of green revolving funds (GRFs)."

https://greenbillion.org/resources/

August 14, 2012
WSU ranked 74 on Sierra Magazine "Cool Schools" list.

https://www.weber.edu/WSUToday/090412SierraCoolSchools.html
https://www.sierraclub.org/sierra/201209/coolschools/complete-rankings-cool-schools.aspx

April 18, 2012
WSU Named Tree Campus USA

https://www.weber.edu/wsuimages/sustainability/News/WSU Named a Tree Campus USA.pdf

April 16, 2012
WSU is Recognized for its unique energy conservation fund.

https://www.standard.net/stories/2012/04/16/weber-state-energy-conservation-fund-earns-recognition

April 10, 2012
ACUPCC Recognizes Weber for "cutting- Edge" work in promoting sustainability!

https://www.presidentsclimatecommitment.org/weber-sustainability/