Sustainable transportation in GFH

How to Travel from GFH to Boulder and Beyond

Sept. 13, 2022

New to the area? Here are some ways of getting around town which are good for the environment and easy on your wallet. Check out this webpage on sustainable transportation!

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GFH Laundry Rooms

Sept. 13, 2022

Each Court in Graduate and Family Housing is equipped with laundry rooms. Here are some great tips for greener laundry!

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FREE Food Options for GFH!

Sept. 13, 2022

CU provides several options to access food for students, staff, and faculty. Here are four ways of accessing FREE FOOD on campus!


Get a FREE Ecokit in GFH - Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Sept. 13, 2022

EcoVisits are a great way of learning helpful and valuable tips to reduce your environmental footprint and live greener in Graduate and Family Housing.

E Center staff

GFH Community: Connect to the Environmental Center

Sept. 13, 2022

The Environment Center (or ECenter) is located in the University Memorial Center (UMC) building on campus. We are responsible for zero waste programs, organizations, events, and general sustainability efforts on campus. Here are some interesting resources available on our website!

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Composting In GFH

Sept. 13, 2022

Composting organic/compostable materials helps decrease the amount of waste going to the landfill. It also helps decrease methane, a potent greenhouse gas, from being released into the atmosphere. Here in GFH, you can compost your table scraps, spoiled leftovers, compostable papers, dirty cardboard, and plant matter!

9-13-22 Staff Update

Sept. 12, 2022

9-13-22 Staff Update In this message: Staff Info This Thursday 9/15 E-Center All Staff Gathering Preferred Email address for E-Center work communications Paid sick time benefit for CU student employees Next Zero Waste Football shifts Saturday 9/24 When is Pay Day ? Opportunities for Engagement Weekly Campus Sustainability Tours on...

8-31-22 Staff Update

Aug. 30, 2022

8-31-22 Staff Update In this message: Staff Info Hold the Date: E-Center All Staff Gathering Thursday, September 15th First Football game this Friday - sign up for paid Zero Waste shifts Environmental Center student position openings Front Desk shifts open for fall semester Opportunities for Engagement TOMORROW: Thursday 9/1 Bike...

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Volunteer With Ralphie's Green Stampede 9/2

Aug. 22, 2022

Ralphie’s Green Stampede needs volunteers for the Buff’s football season opener against Texas Christian University on Friday, September 2nd.

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Apply now for 2022 Climate Justice Leadership Program

The Climate 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...