Thu 25 January, 2024
Local schools discover more about climate change at KS3 summit

Local schoolchildren were given the opportunity to learn more about climate change and sustainability at the annual climate change summit hosted by the University of Bedfordshire.

Wed 13 December, 2023
University of Bedfordshire placed third in Green League

The University of Bedfordshire is celebrating another high-scoring year in the People & Planet University Green League, placing third in the UK for its continued sustainability efforts.

Mon 04 December, 2023
Students tackle climate change through a ‘save our planet’ event

To mark the international climate change negotiations (CoP28), students from the University of Bedfordshire were given an exciting opportunity to learn about measures which reduce climate change and develop the sustainability strategy at an interactive event co-hosted with the Students’ Union.

Wed 08 February, 2023
Chris Packham CBE delivers inspirational University lecture on building a sustainable future

The University of Bedfordshire was excited to welcome renowned naturalist and broadcaster, Chris Packham CBE, who delivered an engaging, free public talk on the subject of sustainability, climate action and the environment, with the whole event featuring a green, no-waste policy in line with the institution’s Target Zero ambitions.

Wed 01 February, 2023
University hosts climate change summit for region’s youth

The University of Bedfordshire welcomed students and teachers from over a dozen local schools to a climate change summit this term in collaboration with the Science Learning Partnership.

Fri 16 December, 2022
Award-winning naturalist & broadcaster to host free event for University & the public

The University of Bedfordshire is excited to welcome award-winning broadcaster, author and naturalist Chris Packham CBE to host a new instalment of its ‘An Evening With’ public lectures, this time on the topic of sustainability.

Tue 06 December, 2022
University of Bedfordshire placed first in England in Green League

Celebrations are underway at the University of Bedfordshire after it was announced that the institution was awarded second place in the UK in the People & Planet 2022/23 University Green League, putting it in the top spot for England overall.

Thu 28 April, 2022
University’s Green Spaces research recognised in national climate action campaign

A new environmental research study being conducted by academics from the University of Bedfordshire, focussing on access to green spaces, has been highlighted in Made At Uni’s latest campaign, ‘Climate Action’.

Fri 22 April, 2022
Student volunteers pledge to Keep Luton Tidy

A successful litter-picking drive was hosted by the University of Bedfordshire as part of the ‘Keep Luton Tidy’ initiative, encouraging students to volunteer their time in helping the environment and to take pride in their surroundings.

Wed 02 February, 2022
University retains Platinum EcoCampus Award

The University of Bedfordshire has been awarded Platinum certification by EcoCampus for the fourth year running, following its success in the 2021 People & Planet University Green League.

Thu 20 January, 2022
University to host climate change summit

The University of Bedfordshire has collaborated with the Hertfordshire & Essex Science Learning Partnership and STEMPOINT East to host a student-delivered climate change summit this month.

Thu 09 December, 2021
University retains top ten spot for sustainability

The University of Bedfordshire has received a first class award in the 2021 People & Planet University League, retaining its position at eighth place out of 154 institutions.