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Featured Events

Main Summit Day

Sheperd Union Ballrooms

Intermountain Sustainability Summit

The Intermountain Sustainability Summit is an annual benchmark event where sustainability professionals from business, non-profits, government, and education come together, along with the next generation of leaders, to learn, share, network and build momentum as we work to improve our communities, environment and economy.

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Summit Workshops

Sheperd Union Rooms

Intermountain Sustainability Summit

Summit affiliated workshops offer half and full day sessions for deeper exploration, connection and collaboration with experts in their fields, colleagues and peers. Choose from half-day, or full-day workshops.

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Utah Lawn Mower Exchange

This year’s Lawn Mower Exchange Program has 1,259 electric lawn mowers and 972 electric lawn trimmers available to residents who live in summer ozone nonattainment areas (Davis, Salt Lake, Tooele, Utah and Weber counties). The Exchange will take place in three separate locations along the Wasatch Front. Participants will be able to exchange a gas-powered lawn mower and/or trimmer for a discounted electric lawn mower ($99) or electric trimmer ($49) or one of each. Fee waivers are available for qualified low-income households.

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Recurring Events

Water and Society, Science and Great Salt Lake Seminars

Spring Semester, Tracy Hall 102

This weekly seminar series will bring in experts from the region to talk about the Great Salt Lake geology, chemistry, ecosystem, and how it influences our local environment, health, and society. Students can register for credit. Faculty, staff, and other interested members of the community are also invited to bring a lunch and drop in on the Friday seminars.

Contact Dr. Trentelman at or Dr. Frantz at with questions.

Environmental Initiatives Committee Meetings

Every Other Wednesday

The EIC is a University Faculty Senate Committee that works in conjunction with the Sustainability Practices and Research Center (SPARC) to facilitate the integration of environmental and sustainability initiatives into Academic Affairs, Student Affairs, and Facilities Management.

EIC Information

Environmental Ambassadors' Meetings

SU 331

The meeting time and location can be subject to change. Please see the following list for meetings that don't fit the above criteria.

  • : meeting at SU 305.
  • : meeting at W9 lot near Wildcat Village for our H2Oath Landscaping Project from to .

To get email reminders for these meetings, please contact Aimee Urbina at

Green Team T-Shirt Day

2nd Wednesday of each month.

Wearing your Green Team T-Shirt helps spread the word and earns your team points for Green Team certification.