Topic: sustainability

A glass exterior wall faces a wood-lined hallway opposite an interior wall covered in plant life.
Business and Community | April 30, 2019
Solar Decathlon team finishing design work on Desert Bloom house before a year of construction.
Campus News | March 4, 2019
Packing your lunch doesn’t have to stop once you grow up. UNLV nutritionist offers tips on how to pack a healthy, affordable midday meal.
conceptual image of Team Las Vegas' 2020 Solar Decathlon home entry
Business and Community | February 5, 2019
Students will build sustainable home of healing for military veterans as they compete against international teams in U.S. Department of Energy contest.
christmas tree ornament
Business and Community | December 20, 2018
UNLV, community organizations team up for free program to turn Christmas trees into mulch; more than 15,000 trees recycled in 2017.
Christmas tree bulb
Business and Community | December 20, 2017
Christmas tree recycling begins Dec. 26 at more than 30 Southern Nevada locations; more than 15,000 trees recycled in 2016.
landscape view
Campus News | October 17, 2017
UNLV is ideally placed to assist — and provide — leaders to deal with the challenges of the major urban center that is Las Vegas.
Campus News | October 14, 2017
International competition wraps up today; Team Las Vegas places second in engineering contest, following earlier wins of first in innovation and second for architecture.
UNLV’s Team Las Vegas design of a full-size solar-powered house
Business and Community | February 3, 2017
Fundraising for universitywide collaboration surpasses $750,000 with support from Switch and NV Energy Foundation.
Christmas tree bulb
Business and Community | December 19, 2016
Christmas tree recycling begins Dec. 26 at more than 30 Southern Nevada locations; more than 20,000 trees recycled in 2015.
An artist’s rendering of UNLV’s entry in the 2017 Solar Decathalon.
Campus News | January 25, 2016
Students to build sustainable, “age-in-place” home with consumer appeal for U.S. Department of Energy contest; UNLV team finished second overall in 2013.
Christmas tree bulb
Business and Community | December 21, 2015
Christmas tree recycling begins Dec. 26 at more than 30 locations in Southern Nevada.
Campus News | July 31, 2013
UNLV students are building the ultimate desert home. Read about the home's features in this team update.