Sustainability Spotlight: UM Arborist Nathan Lazinksy

Interview by Leta Rowan, Green Student Intern The University of Mississippi’s award-winning landscaping is a very visible part of campus. The work that goes into planning, installing and maintaining the landscape is lesser known, in part because it often happens early in the morning or late at night. Nathan Lazinsky,  assistant superintendent for UM Landscape Services and a … More Sustainability Spotlight: UM Arborist Nathan Lazinksy

Book Club Highlights Natural World, Conservation Action

A new book club is bringing together individuals with an interest in conservation, sustainability topics and the natural world. The Mississippi Hill Country Book Club, which meets monthly, is facilitated by Strawberry Plains Audubon Center (SPAC) and is free and open to the public. The club meets the first Tuesday of every month, and the … More Book Club Highlights Natural World, Conservation Action

Green Week 2016

So today begins the count down until next year’s Green Week. It seems like every year the festivities go by so fast, Green Week feels more like a Green Minute. There were so many great educational events that attending them all was difficult to keep up with. Well here is a brief break down of what … More Green Week 2016

UM’s Eighth Annual Green Week Begins April 16

Campus, community organizations collaborate for weeklong series of sustainability-focused events APRIL 8, 2016 BY MAGGIE MOSCO The University of Mississippi’s eighth annual Green Week celebration, coordinated by the Office of Sustainability, is set for April 16-24. Established in 2009, Green Week features a variety of interactive events that allow UM students, faculty, staff and Oxford … More UM’s Eighth Annual Green Week Begins April 16

UM Dance Program Brings Awareness to Water Issues

by Joe Scott, Marketing & Communications Intern University Of Mississippi student dancers will join dance groups across the nation to bring awareness to water issues as part of the National Water Dance 2016. The Mississippi River Water Dance will take place on April 16 at 2:30 p.m., at the Mud Island River Park in Memphis. … More UM Dance Program Brings Awareness to Water Issues