Sustainability

Tuesday, April 1 Primetime

Executive Vice President Tallman Trask III and Dean of the Nicholas School for the Environment Bill Chameides discussed how Duke is going "green."

  • What are the top 3 "green" things you can do at work?
  • What's been happening behind the scenes to green Duke?
  • What is Duke doing to conserve water?

Sustainability Is Not a Buzzword

John Rorem is a poster child for Blue Devil sustainability. On Tuesday, Rorem, an assistant managing editor at Duke University Press, rode a Duke bus from his Brightleaf Square office to the Bryan Center to participate in the Primetime employee forum, which focused on sustainability at Duke. While there, he signed the Duke sustainability pledge, making a commitment to consider the environmental, social and economic impact of his daily actions. Read more...

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