Schedule for September 25
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.: FLO Farmers Market, Pit
Fair, Local, Organic (FLO) Foods will host a pop-up farmer’s market on campus to provide Three Zeros Day participants with healthy, local, and sustainable food options.
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Three Zeros Exhibitions, Student Union Great Hall
Learn more about the important environmental work of campus and community partners! Members of the UNC and Chapel Hill community will exhibit on the innovative practices they have engaged to further the Three Zeros Environmental Initiative goals. Visitors may enter a raffle for great prizes!
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Student Exhibitions, Pit & Student Union Great Hall
How do students contribute to a greener campus? Student environmental groups located in the Pit and the Union Great Hall will share their many contributions to reaching the goals of the Three Zeros Environmental Initiative.
2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Prizes Drawing, Student Union Great Hall
Those who attend three exhibits in the Student Union on waste, water and greenhouse gases can be entered for a chance to win prizes from Nike, Carolina Dining Services and more!
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Three Zeros Environmental Initiative Keynote, Student Union Auditorium
Where have we been and where are we going? Learn more about UNC’s history of environmental excellence and our Three Zeros Environmental Initiative Roadmap with Chancellor Carol L. Folt, Chief Sustainability Officer and Associate Vice Chancellor for Campus Enterprises Brad Ives, Associate Vice Chancellor for Facilities Services Anna Wu, and Steven Baumgartner, associate principle at BuroHappold Engineering.
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.: Reception, Student Union Art Gallery
Let’s keep the conversation going! Join us for a reception after the keynote, with refreshments.
We’d like to give a special thanks to the people that helped make the 2017 Three Zeros Day: A Celebration of UNC Sustainability possible!
Three Zeros Day Exhibitors
|Carolina Campus Community Garden||Seeding Sustainable Garden Practices|
|Carolina Dining Services||CDS: A Sustainable Dining Program|
|Edible Campus UNC – NC Botanical Garden||Grow Herbs in Your Dorm Room!|
|Environment,Health and Safety||Water Sustainability at UNC|
|Environmental Finance Center||Rate Your Water Rates|
|Envrionmental Affaris Committee||Your Other Heel Print|
|Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling||Residence Hall Waste Reduction: Your Year|
|Orange County Solid Waste Management Department||Recycling in Orange County|
|Renewable Energy Special Projects Committee||Renewable Energy at UNC|
|Staples Business Advantage||Green Business Solutions|
|Sustainability @ UNC||Sustainability @ UNC: What’s your Sustainability IQ|
|UNC Campus Recreation||Sustainable Renovation of Hooker Fields|
|UNC Chapel Hill Housekeeping Department||Minimizing Environmental Harm|
|UNC Energy Management||Energy Efficiency in Campus Buildings and Green Labs|
|UNC Energy Services||Innovative Electricity Use and Generation|
|Keeping Campus Cool and Using Reclaimed Water|
|Battle Grove Stormwater Restoration Project|
|UNC Grounds||There and Back Again: Sustainable Campus Landscapes|
|UNC Research||UNC Research: Changing the World|
|UNC Student Stores||UNC Student Stores|
|UNC Surplus Retail Store||Surplus Store Reduces Waste|
|UNC Transportation and Parking||Transportation at UNC|
|United Solar Initiative||A Solar Solution to Water Poverty|
|University Mail Services||UMS Waste-Free Mail|
|VWR||VWR Sustainable Lab Equipment|