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The Future of Electric Transportation

With the rise of climate change awareness and government incentives to electrify our grid, here is a brief overview of the benefits and barriers to electrification.

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Climate Anxiety

We hear about climate change almost every day of our lives, thanks to countless news reports and social media, so it’s understandable if we are all living with a bit of anxiety relating to how climate change is impacting us today, or how it will impact us in the future. Understanding climate anxiety and how to combat it has never been more critical. This article will tackle that for you.

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Action of the Month: Car Share, Bike & Bus

Getting around campus can seem intimidating with the multitude of options available to both students and staff, but with a little research and the use of your Buff OneCard, you can find the best, and most sustainable form of transportation for your lifestyle

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A Sustainable Buff's perspective on getting around Boulder

Getting around Boulder can be easy and sustainable. There are options like buses, bikes and scooters, or just walking. These options are eco-friendly and cost effective.

2-22-23 Staff Update

Feb. 22, 2023

2-22-23 Staff Update In this message: Staff Info Extra Work Hours: Recycling RoundUp , Postering, Basketball Compost Sort Summer Work-Study Application available TODAY Now Hiring: Campus Garden Coordinators Upcoming Events and Opportunities for Engagement Thursday 2/23 Art + Activism Event Thursday 2/23 Climate Action in Government, Business, and Civil Society...

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Save April 19-20 for Campus Sustainability Summit: Nominate, present, attend

The 30th annual Campus Sustainability Summit invites faculty, staff and students to share, learn and celebrate CU Boulder’s wide array of sustainability leadership and accomplishments and rise to the challenges and goals posed by the Campus Call to Climate Action.


Sustainable Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is the fifth-largest consumer holiday in the United States, falling behind the winter holidays such as Christmas and Hanukkah & Mother's Day. According to two local florists, Boulder Blooms & Petals Boulder, Valentine’s day is their second busiest holiday falling behind Mother's Day. With such popularity, it’s not surprising that Americans spend billions on gifts.

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Welcome Ari Moscone, the E-center’s newest member of the professional staff.

Meet Ari Moscone, the E-center’s newest member of the professional staff.

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Climate Justice Team 2023 Update

The Climate Justice Team fosters a community for learning about the intersection of environmental degradation and social justice issues. Our events are funded by the Environmental Center and offered free of charge to you as a supplement to your education. Please take advantage of this opportunity to learn from the diverse speakers we bring in!


Heros/She-ros: Black leaders in Climate Justice

Feb. 10, 2023

Explore four Black environmentalists that you may or may not have known in honor of Black History Month.