Support sustainability by preventing items from going to the landfill by buying and selling unwanted items at Surplus Sales every Wednesday. Open to WMU employees and community members.
MBA program recognized as a top business school for sustainability
Western Michigan University's Haworth College of Business was named to an elite list of the top 100 business schools that emphasize sustainability in their master of business administration programs.
Who's Pumping Out Greenhouse Gases In Southwest Michigan?
Learn more about the two sources of greenhouse gases that make up the majority of the carbon emitted in Southwest Michigan.
Battery research project will support company's clean energy plan
Consumer's Energy has installed a large-scale battery on WMU's Parkview Campus. This new battery can store enough energy to power 1,000 homes for an hour!
Heritage Hall Alumni Center featured in USGBC Battle of the Buildings video
Watch WMU President Dr. Montgomery speak about the successes and opportunities created by the renovation and subsequent LEED Platinum certification of WMU's first building.
University partners with city to promote 'shared prosperity' for residents
WMU and the City of Kalamazoo formalized a new city initiative to reduce poverty and promote prosperity in our community,
Multimillion-dollar research center addresses construction challenges
WMU researchers are studying innovative ways to build better in the age of climate change.
New permaculture orchard demonstrates WMU devotion to sustainability
70 fruit trees have turned what was a parking lot into a rejuvenating nascent grove. Read more about Landscape Services efforts on this project here.