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Winter Bike to Work Day & mobile bike stations

Feb. 10, 2020

Join the CU Bike Program this week for a series of events to keep you biking all winter long. Take advantage of mobile Bike Station services available across East and Main Campus this week: Mobile Bike Station Services: Bike Registration and Repair Monday, February 10 | 2:30 - 4:30pm |...

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Submit a nomination for a Campus Sustainability Award by February 28

Jan. 30, 2020

Know an individual or department making a difference in sustainability on campus? Nominate outstanding individuals and departments who demonstrate a sincere commitment to transforming the CU Boulder campus into a living laboratory for sustainability through innovation that directly reduces the university's ecological footprint, enhances social equity and cohesion in the...

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President's Sustainable Solutions Challenge

Jan. 29, 2020

The CU President’s Office invites students to present their ideas for sustainable innovations and solutions for the University of Colorado System and its Campuses in competition for a cash prize. The 50th Anniversary of Earth Day and the CU Environmental Center will be celebrated on April 22nd and will include...

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Colorado wins second straight PAC-12 Zero Waste Challenge

Jan. 23, 2020

For the second-straight football season, the Pac-12 today announced that the University of Colorado Boulder has been selected as the overall winner of the Pac-12 Zero Waste Challenge for the 2019 football campaign. Finishing in second place among the overall winner category was the University of Southern California.

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Student Forum for Climate Justice

Jan. 22, 2020

Join us for two days of learning and action at the leading edges of social and environmental solutions January 31 - February 1 in the UMC. Advanced registration not required. Come to any portion that fits your schedule and interests. Live workshops are scheduled 1-5pm on Friday and Saturday. Student...

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Eco-Social Justice Leadership applications due February 3

Jan. 22, 2020

The Eco-Social Justice Leadership program empowers students with the knowledge and skills to advance both sustainability and social justice efforts. The purpose of this program is to illuminate the direct correlation of sustainability and social justice work which, in turn, creates an opportunity for student leadership and action surrounding this...

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Campus-wide call for Earth Day 2020 Teach-In Presentations

Nov. 21, 2019

In honor of the Teach-ins held on the first Earth Day in 1970, the Environmental Center invites CU Boulder faculty, staff, and students to host teach-ins on Earth Day 2020, the 50th Anniversary of the first Earth Day. Presentations can be in the form of posters, panels, workshops and short...

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B-cycle rides up 75% from last fall with free membership and new stations

Nov. 21, 2019

Boulder B-cycle has been Boulder’s exclusive, non-profit bike share system for almost nine years. With 300 bikes and over 40 stations operating 24/7 in and around Boulder and main and east CU Boulder campuses, Boulder B-cycle offers a convenient, reliable, and safe alternative transportation option for everyone. The Environmental Center...

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Meet the ECO-Visits Team

Nov. 19, 2019

How well you get along with your co-workers can often make or break how you feel about your job. I have genuinely enjoyed being around my ECO-Visits teammates and we share a passion for the job. Over my three years on the team, I was able to work with some...