2009 News archive

View All Summary Expand all
December 2009
Christmas Shutdown   View Summary
2 December 2009
Christmas shutdown tipsSave ENERGY and help to reduce the University's carbon emissions over the Christmas break by shutting down your office.
Small grants program- kicks off!!!   View Summary
1 December 2009
small grants programThe first round of sustainable workplace small grants now been announced! Six applications were successful totaling over $1600 in initiatives. The small grants scheme has been developed to assist members of the sustainable workplace team to develop initiatives which may require a small upfront cost.
November 2009
Jump on your bike   View Summary
2 November 2009
ride to work day 2009Sydney Uni teamed up with RPA to swap the petrol for the pedal power, in the National Ride to Work Day on Wednesday 14 October.
October 2009
Ride to work day 2009-Wednesday 14th of October   View Summary
6 October 2009
ride to work dayThe University of Sydney is once again hosting a Ride to Work Day breakfast this year. Riding your bike is a healthy and cheap alternative to the daily gridlock of driving and has numerous environmental benefits.
September 2009
Game on for 'Team Green'   View Summary
16 September 2009
Sustainable Workplace launchThursday 10th September 2009 saw the launch of the University of Sydney's new Sustainable Workplace initiative. Designed to promote sustainability in the workplace, this program will support staff to effect change in the day-to-day running of the University.
Green Globe Award Win   View Summary
1 September 2009
Green Globe Award WinThe University of Sydney's Integrated Sustainability Analysis Team wins a prestigious Green Globe Award.