November 11, 2016
The Princeton Review names University of Richmond a 'green' college in recognition of sustainability initiatives
The Princeton Review has named University of Richmond a “green” college for 2016.
October 24, 2016
National sustainability organization ranks University of Richmond as top performer, highlighted for diversity and affordability
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) has recognized the University of Richmond as a top performer.
May 27, 2016
University of Richmond earns Silver rating for sustainability efforts
University of Richmond has received a STARS Silver rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education..
April 19, 2016
University of Richmond president, Virginia governor unveil solar array during ribbon-cutting ceremony
University of Richmond President Ronald A. Crutcher and Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe cut the ribbon on the first solar array project to be installed in the Commonwealth under a new PPA pilot program.
April 15, 2016
MEDIA ADVISORY: University of Richmond plans ribbon-cutting ceremony for solar array; President Crutcher, Gov. McAuliffe to speak
A ribbon-cutting ceremony will celebrate completion of the first solar array project installed in the Commonwealth under a new PPA pilot program.
April 1, 2016
UR and VCU cohost Virginia Power Dialog focusing on clean energy
The University of Richmond and Virginia Commonwealth University will cohost the Virginia Power Dialog on April 8.
January 27, 2016
UR to host one night of 6th annual RVA Environmental Film Festival
University of Richmond is hosting one night of the 6th annual RVA Environmental Film Festival, which aims to raise awareness for important environmental issues that affect the Richmond area, the nation and the planet through film screenings. UR will host two film screenings on Feb. 2, starting at 6:30 p.m. in the Robins School of Business, Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium.
January 15, 2016
UR to host lecture on permaculture and sustainability Jan. 29
University of Richmond’s School of Professional and Continuing Studies will host Wayne Weiseman, founder and director of The Permaculture Project, for a presentation on the basics of permaculture, plant guilds and forest gardening Jan. 29 at 6 p.m. in the Carole Weinstein International Center Commons. Integrated Forest Gardening: An Evening with Wayne Weiseman is free and open to the public.
January 12, 2016
University of Richmond President Ronald A. Crutcher signs American Campuses Act on Climate Pledge, reaffirms sustainability efforts
University of Richmond President Ronald A. Crutcher has signed the American Campuses Act on Climate Pledge (ACAC).
October 23, 2015