Climate Change In the News

February 2017 Newsletter

Feb. 24, 2017

CU Boulder Gold Bicycle Friendly University Village Center Dining and Community Commons now open February Eco-Tip: Every Drop Counts! Zipcar now on CU Boulder Campus The Just Transition Collaborative (JTC) Energy Conservation Outreach (ECO) visits: New Name Same Great Program Sustainable CU: Call for Proposals Campus Sustainability Awards: call for... Read more »

Front Range Eco-Social Solutions Conference Feb 3rd and 4th

Dec. 15, 2016

February 3-4, 2017 - CU Boulder Bioneers is the preeminent international gathering of leading innovators and visionaries who offer practical solutions to the most pressing environmental and social issues of our time. In its 26th year, Bioneers continues to uniquely and authentically articulate the relationships between environment, health, social justice... Read more »

Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change Feb 22

Feb. 14, 2017

Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change Wednesday February 22 5-7pm Hellems 201, CU-Boulder Main Campus Join the Eco Social Justice Team in partnership with Oyate for a film screening of the first Inuit language documentary: Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change. It illuminates amazing ways in which Inuit people have been living... Read more »

Buff Talks: Buffs Go Green Sustainability Career Panel Feb 22

Feb. 7, 2017

Wedneday February 22 5-6pm C4C Abrams Lounge Career Services and the Environmental Center's Applied Learning Program have invited sustainability professionals and alumni to campus to speak about their careers and give insight into this fast-growing industry. This non-formal, free Buff Talk will provide you with advice on steps to help... Read more »

Sustainability Tour of Village Center Feb 21

Jan. 31, 2017

Sustainability Tour of NEW Village Center Dining and Community Commons February 21, 2017 Tour will begin at 4:30PM Meeting Location: Main entrance/check stand to the dining center on the first floor (north entrance) Please RSVP hereRead more »

Sustainability Skills: Carbon Emissions Inventory Workshop Mar 3rd

Jan. 30, 2017

The Environmental Center's Applied Learning Program presents Sustainability Skills Workshops: Carbon Emissions Inventory Friday, March 3rd 3 pm - 7 pm Want to add an important sustainability skill to your skillset? Learn the basics of conducting a carbon emissions inventory, and calculate carbon emissions for an organization -- or just... Read more »

Sustainable CU: Call for Proposals

Jan. 26, 2017

The Environmental Improvement Initiative: In the spring of 2005, students voted to dedicate a portion of student fees to implement on-campus projects incorporating renewable energy, energy efficiency, recycling and waste reduction, and other innovative projects to reduce the University of Colorado Boulder campus impact on climate and environment. Sustainable CU... Read more »

Campus Sustainability Awards: call for nominations

Jan. 26, 2017

The annual CU-Boulder Campus Sustainability Awards is now accepting nominations. The University of Colorado wishes to recognize outstanding individuals and departments who demonstrate a sincere commitment to reducing the burden that CU-Boulder places on the environment. Outstanding efforts make CU's successful and challenging approaches to attaining sustainability possible, and awardees... Read more »

Spring Eco Engage Events

Jan. 19, 2017

Eco-Engage Events Spring 2017 offerings In response to student interest and requests, the CU Environmental Center is excited to launch the Eco-Engage Events Program in collaboration with HDS Eco-Reps Program. The program is aimed primarily at first and second year students, (although all enrolled CU students are welcome) and features... Read more »

CU Boulder Gold Bicycle Friendly University

Jan. 12, 2017

The League of American Bicyclists has recognized the University of Colorado Boulder with the Gold Bicycle Friendly University (BFU SM ) award, joining 18 other Gold Bicycle Friendly Universities. The University of Colorado Boulder joins a cutting-edge group of colleges and universities across the United States transforming their campuses and... Read more »