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#BoulderBound Sustainability Guide
See the full packing list from Housing & Dining Services . Are you #BoulderBound? Here are some sustainability tips as you pack to come to campus:

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Now Hiring Student Staff for Fall 2019

April 10, 2019

Want to gain resume-building experience while making a difference on campus? The Environmental Center is hiring now for Fall semester 2019! Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis. There are positions open in many of our programs. Open positions include: Graphic Designer Events Communications Assistant Events Assistant Greek Sustainability...

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CU Boulder to host I2SL Conference Extension October 23-24

March 12, 2019

The International Institutue for Sustainable Laboratories (I 2 SL) Annual Conference will be held in Denver on October 20-23, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency in Denver. CU Boulder Green Labs program , a joint program of Facilities Management and the Environmental Center, is proud to host a Conference Extension after...

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My time with ECO-Visits

July 8, 2019

How I Got Involved During the summer after my freshman year, I interned with an environmental organization down in Denver and through one of my projects there, I stumbled across the Environmental Center’s website. I can now say without a doubt that was one of the best finds of my...

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Dead & Company Sustainable Concert Experience

June 12, 2019

The Dead & Company Concert (July 5th - 6th) is a two-day concert series staged at CU Boulder’s very own Folsom Field. When it comes to visiting Boulder and attending the concert, all fans should have the opportunity to choose the best transportation option for their concert experiences as possible...

Sign up for a CSA with pick-up at Athens North

May 3, 2019

What is a CSA? In community-supported agriculture, subscribers sign up for a season through a farm and receive weekly shares of whatever produce is ready to be harvested at the farm that week. They are a great way to get local, fresh, organic produce at affordable prices, support local agriculture,...

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Store or donate your bike for the summer

April 24, 2019

Unwanted bikes can be donated at the Folsom and UMC bike stations , where they will be refurbished and sold at the annual Bike Sale in the fall. If you’re keeping your bike, the CU Bike Program can store it for you for $10 over the summer or $30 for...

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What I learned on the CUSG Environmental Center Board

April 24, 2019

Freshmen year I attended my first Environmental Board meeting and sat in awe of the impressively accomplished, seemingly omniscient faces of the E-Center’s governing body. Bylaw and budget lingo bounced around the room and took root in my brain, eventually becoming a second language as I committed my extracurricular time...

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Earth Day Reflections as the Environmental Center turns 49

April 22, 2019

These comments were delivered by Dave Newport, Environmental Center Director, to open the 26th Annual Campus Sustainability Summit on April 18, 2019. Welcome to to the 26th edition of the CU Campus Sustainability Summit. This annual event, aimed at highlighting sustainability successes across campus, is jointly planned, funded, organized and...