Projects Highly commended at UK Green Gown Awards

Projects Highly commended at UK Green Gown Awards

Great result at last night’s Green Gown Awards with 2 of our finalists highly commended. Huge congratulations to: Robin Hare, Procurement and Contracts Manager, for leading the sustainable procurement initiative that has raised the stakes to improve our supply chain,...
RCE Severn Forum – Wednesday January 10th 2018

RCE Severn Forum – Wednesday January 10th 2018

Resilience and Strategy for Sustainability: Building Change Skills for NGOs 12:30-16:30 – Park Campus, Cheltenham We are delighted to welcome Caplor Horizons as our special guest and partner for this year’s RCE Forum. Caplor Horizons is a not for profit,...
Travel survey winners announced

Travel survey winners announced

Thank you to everyone who completed the recent travel survey and congratulations to our 6 lucky winners! Staff First prize (winner of an Ipad) – Richard Leatherdale based at Pittville Second prize (winner of £100 BaxterStorey voucher) – Lorraine Dixon...
University shortlisted for 3 national Green Gown awards

University shortlisted for 3 national Green Gown awards

We are delighted to announce the University has been shortlisted in all 3 categories entered for the UK Green Gown Awards this year: Facilities and Services – Sustainable Procurement project – Robin Hare and Sustainability Team Sustainability Champion – Dr Michelle...
Thanks for joining Go Green Week

Thanks for joining Go Green Week

We celebrated national Go Green Week with a series of fun, participatory events for staff and students. Activities connected with a different theme each day, and our social media channels showcased sustainability practice and education projects, within the University...
Thread Counts Launch

Thread Counts Launch

Our new project, Thread Counts launched in April 2017, with a shared vision to inform, engage, inspire and innovate, promoting ethical design and responsible business with students and in the community. Supported by the University’s Learning Innovation for Tomorrow...
1st class green league

1st class green league

The University has once again received First Class Honours in the results of the 2016 People & Planet University League. We ranked joint 8th overall out of 150 UK higher education institutions for our sustainability performance and innovation across the...
University highlighted in new sector research paper

University highlighted in new sector research paper

The University of Gloucestershire features in a new research paper by the Environmental Association of Universities and Colleges (EAUC) looking at a whole-institution approach to sustainability. The paper called ‘Next Generation Sustainability Strategy and Structure’...
LIFT projects feature in Sustainability Showcase

LIFT projects feature in Sustainability Showcase

As part of the University Festival, this year’s Sustainability Showcase celebrated the new round of LIFT: Learning Innovation for Tomorrow Projects. LIFT is the University’s pedagogical innovation programme, led by the Sustainability Team in partnership with the...
Sustainability Service Awards 2017

Sustainability Service Awards 2017

At our showcase event we presented Sustainability Service Awards to two colleagues who were nominated by their heads of department for contributing significantly to the sustainability programme: Andy Simpson (professional services) Dr Michelle Williams (academic...