sustainability at Lincoln

The staff and student 2021 surveys have been launched

The staff and student 2021 surveys have been launched. Gathering this data is essential as it contributes toward the University’s commitment to monitor our Scope 3 carbon emissions and...

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Wildlife On Campus – Riseholme Lunchtime Walks

Fancy getting to know Riseholme Campus a little better? To help staff settle in at Riseholme Campus, we have organised several lunchtime walking tours around the Estate. These...

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How does your garden grow

In the Sustainability team, we’ve been thinking about how you can still interact with nature whilst we’re all staying inside.

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University of Lincoln gains international standard for Environmental Management

The University has been formally accredited with the international standard for Environmental Management (ISO 14001). This accolade comes as a result of an external audit of our Environmental...

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March Sustainability Round Up

The theme for March on our Sustainability Campaign Calendar was “Community Collaboration”. We encouraged our followers on Twitter to get in touch if they had a sustainable project or...

Earth Hour at the University of Lincoln

The University received a passionate letter from Year 6 students at Westgate School imploring us to take part in Earth Hour on Saturday 30th March and help them to protect and...

February Sustainability Round Up

Our February campaign has been “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle”, with a focus on the “reduce” aspect, whether that be by travelling sustainably, shopping second hand, or ditching plastic in...

The display at the Sustainable Transport event, February 2019

January Sustainability Round Up

This January our sustainability theme was “Stay Warm for Less”.  We promoted various ways in  which you can keep warm without having a huge environmental impact. You can...

Hoar frost on campus