University of Northern Iowa

Sustainability

  • UNI Harvest Festival
  • Panther Plot Webcam
  • Panther Plot
  • Composting
  • Plastic Bag Exchange
Educational Programs

Educational Programs

UNI has a variety of educational resources relating to sustainability and the environment, including various educational and research centers located on or around campus.

Natural

Natural

The successful management and preservation of our natural world is an essential aspect of sustainability in our everyday lives.

Man Made

Man-Made

We have an unmistakable impact on our environment, and successfully limiting and reducing that impact is key to long-term sustainability.

Opportunities

Opportunities

UNI has myriad opportunities for student involvement in sustainability and environmental programming and efforts.

Waste Management

Waste Management

From plastics and paper to food and electronics, the careful and conscientious management of waste products is vital to managing a sustainable campus.

Food Programs

Food Programs

Food is a huge part of our lives and is very important to those living in the heartland; it is also one of the easiest areas in which to make a substantial change.

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Vote for the Panther Plot Garden on Wheels!

Vote for the Panther Plot!

Help the UNI Panther Plot get a mobile produce stand for campus. They are a finalist for the Wellmark75 challenge. Show your Panther Pride and vote once per day until September 7th!

Vote for the Panther Plot Garden on Wheels!

Vote for the Panther Plot!

Help the UNI Panther Plot get a mobile produce stand for campus. They are a finalist for the Wellmark75 challenge. Show your Panther Pride and vote once per day until September 7th!