Sustainability

Denison University strives to be an exemplary steward of our natural world and a leader in sustainability. Our multidisciplinary approach to sustainability balances environmental, economic and social responsibility, supporting the well-being of the college and our global community. Our commitment to sustainability runs deep. Academic research, strategic investments in infrastructure and human resources, student-centered programming, plus community partnerships are central to our efforts. Denison students, staff, and faculty lead by example. Together, we share a vision of a healthy future where people and the planet thrive together.

Students carrying a solar panel

2.9 million kW hours of renewable energy are produced on campus each year.

What's Happening

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Growing — Up

George Gastis’ vertical urban farm in Colorado supplies food to his on-site restaurant—just one part of his farm-to-table dream.

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Invested In Change

Suni Harford ’84 one of the most powerful women in finance, on how a rising environmental and social consciousness has transformed investing—and forced

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Money With Purpose

As Founder and Managing Partner of Houston-based GEC, Jonathan Fairbanks ’88 is helping to fund the future of energy.

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