University shortlisted for 3 national Green Gown awards

University shortlisted for 3 national Green Gown awards

NEWS & EVENTS 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...
Thanks for joining Go Green Week

Thanks for joining Go Green Week

NEWS & EVENTS 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,...
Thread Counts Launch

Thread Counts Launch

NEWS & EVENTS 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...
1st class green league

1st class green league

NEWS & EVENTS 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...
University highlighted in new sector research paper

University highlighted in new sector research paper

NEWS & EVENTS 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...
LIFT projects feature in Sustainability Showcase

LIFT projects feature in Sustainability Showcase

NEWS & EVENTS 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...
Sustainability Service Awards 2017

Sustainability Service Awards 2017

NEWS & EVENTS 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...