Professor of Biology Edgar Lehr has earned a silver medal from the Natural History Museum in recognition of his long-term collaboration with - and support of - the institution.
▷ The Environmental Studies Program, offering a major or minor in Environmental Studies, also seeks to inform and influence the University community.
▷ The University is committed to fulfilling green building standards for all future construction.
State Farm Hall, opened in fall 2013, is equipped with geothermal heating and cooling.
The Campus Prairie Plot features drought-resistant native Illinois prairie plants.
▷ Find information on environmental organizations in Central Illinois, including volunteer and internship opportunities.
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Campus Sustainability News
The director and co-author of an internationally acclaimed documentary will introduce and discuss the film, which highlights the wisdom of 19th century Illinois Wesleyan professor and explorer, John Wesley Powell.
With efforts including their own "Hungry Games," students in a global health course have raised more than $1,000 to build fish ponds for global communities in need.