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    Green Fund Projects are Sprouting Up on Campus

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    More than a Forest

    At our 305-acre Zena property we're studying and demonstrating ecological restoration, sustainable forestry, and growing food.

Sustainability at Willamette University

At Willamette, we seek to envision the future of humankind as a sustainable enterprise – not only the natural world that sustains life, but also the communities and economies that connect us to one another.

Sustainability Month

During the month of October there are a number of fun and engaging events to check out.

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Our Zena Property

305-acres of forest, prairie, and small sustainable agriculture for students, faculty and staff.

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The Green Fund

Our student-led program funds projects advancing sustainability, equity, and social justice.

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Students, alumni enjoy music, art and more at ZenaFest

The annual event at Willamette’s rural facility merged creative arts and abundant natural resources.

Hunter Noack plays a grand piano in the middle of a field at Willamette's Zena campus
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Landscape concert and art installation highlight ZenaFest

Annual event expands creative possibilities at the rural property.

Two students work at a cider press
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Waste audit offers valuable lessons in sustainability

A student-organized event showed how the campus community could improve its recycling efforts.

A student wearing rubber gloves sorts trash on a tarp in Jackson Plaza.