In June 2020, Dr Elle Atkins, Lecturer in Ecology, who went on to be a finalist at the UK Green Gown Awards in 2021, organised the ‘Great Green Gathering’: an on-line event which had a wide audience of families from university and further afield
Several members of University staff are working with sector bodies, including BUFDG, EAUC, CUBO and HEPA, to develop sustainability within the sector
This plan is lead by:
The plan is enabled by:
The University works with the local authority on a range of initiatives to improve the environment, including green energy projects, improving public transport options and increasing biodiversity. The University engages with local communities adjacent to the campuses to work on joint sustainability initiatives. The University participates in local, regional and national initiatives.