Tiny Trash makes a big difference in recycling

January 10, 2018

Tiny Trash initiative is helping the UI divert 60 percent of waste to recycling by 2020.

Carter delivers lecture on urban revitalization, sustainability

October 3, 2017

Majora Carter delivers lecture on improving communities through sustainabie economic development.

MBA students to consult on UI biomass project

February 18, 2016

University of Iowa M.B.A. students will provide consulting services this spring that help several businesses across Iowa to grow and become stronger.

Food is community

August 24, 2016

More Americans than ever before are supporting their local food markets, and it’s not just because they believe the food is fresher and tastes better.

Tippie students win Alliant Energy case competition

May 5, 2016

A team of marketing students from the Tippie College of Business recently took first place in the Alliant Energy University Challenge Case Competition, held at the University of Iowa April 9.

Tippie Competition hopes to spur sustainable impact

January 25, 2016

A competition involving sustainable innovation could bring lasting changes to the University of Iowa.

University of Iowa group grows lettuce in pipes

April 5, 2016

For the past couple of months, a group of University of Iowa students has been growing lettuce in an unconventional way.

Hydroponic lettuce growing wins UI sustainability competition

May 5, 2016

A team of UI students that grew dozens of heads of lettuce in PVC pipes via hydroponics was named the winner of the Frontier-Tippie Impact Competition this semester.

Tippie College initiatives make the business case for sustainability

November 11, 2015

A new sustainability initiative from the Henry B. Tippie College of Business will help UI students grow lettuce with no soil during the winter, develop sustainability educational projects, and eat more environmentally friendly food.

UI students grow lettuce in PVC tubes

March 9, 2016

Students at the University of Iowa are growing lettuce in a nontraditional way -- in the middle of the winter and without soil.