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Service Projects

Oct. 16, 2020

Join the Sustainable Buffs Community by registering for a service project! In accordance with CU Boulder and the city health mandates, we are venturing out into the community in small groups, to support organizations that bring life to Boulder and the front range. A sample of events planned include: Farm...

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EcoBuffs - Sign Up for a FREE EcoKit

Sept. 24, 2020

We are ALL Sustainable Buffs and our individual actions add up to make a big impact! The EcoKit can help improve your sustainable habits and also influence those around you! Sign up to get a FREE EcoKit that is catered to your living situation… on campus in the Residence Halls...

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Free Virtual Global Sustainability Conference #GCSHE registration for all CU Boulder affiliates

Sept. 22, 2020

We are pleased to announce that all CU Boulder faculty, staff and students can register for free for full access to the Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education October 20-22, 2020 | Online from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). The theme is "Mobilizing...

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Sustainable Buffs Community Discussion Groups

Sept. 22, 2020

For fall of 2020, CU Environmental Center will use two Discussion Courses as a platform for students to learn and connect in an informal self-facilitated setting. Participants choose one of the module options: Choices for Sustainable Living or Seeing Systems. There is a sliding scale participation fee which covers...

Eco-Social Solutions Series

Sept. 21, 2020

Community leaders share strategies and ideas that advance climate action, food security, social justice, and sustainability locally. Come learn about community approaches and leadership as well as core concepts in sustainability and social justice. Weekly series on Thursdays from September 17 to October 29, 5 - 6:30pm Register to attend...

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Grab, Go, & Throw - Zero Waste in the Dining Halls

Sept. 20, 2020

Along with limiting our favorite social interactions over dinner, the current pandemic has shifted us to use disposable serving ware for every meal at the campus Dining Centers. Thanks to CU Dining Services, nearly all of the items that your to-go Dining Center meals are being served with are compostable...

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Join the Sustainable Buffs Community

Aug. 24, 2020

Are you ready to or do you know students looking to get more involved in sustainability on campus? Join the community of students interested in sustainability at CU Boulder through the new Sustainable Buffs community . Through the Canvas platform and engaging with us in real time, you can choose...

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Make an Appointment to get a Semester Rental Bike for Fall 2020

Aug. 10, 2020

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Apply by August 10 for 2020-2021 student staff positions

July 17, 2020

The CU Environmental Center seeks committed and qualified students with a passion for sustainability and social justice to work with us in the 2020-2021 school year. Most positions require technical skill and some knowledge of sustainability from 1-2 semesters of previous experience, course work, or training. Work commitments are usually...