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Reduce Reuse and Recycle like a Sustainable Buff

Sam, a Sustainable Buff & CU Boulder student, talks about the 3 Rs- reduce, reuse and recycle.


CU Boulder announces recipients of 2023 Campus Sustainability Awards

The 26th annual awards program recognizes outstanding individuals and departments who demonstrate a sincere commitment to continuing the CU Boulder tradition of leadership and student participation in campus sustainability.

5-4-23 Staff Email

May 2, 2023

5-4-23 Staff Update In this message: Staff Info ECenter Staff Survey - free dining meal card Finals Snacks in the E-Center May 8 - 9 Work shifts at front desk next week May 8 - 12 Move-out work shifts available next week Congratulations E-Center Graduates - sign their cards Upcoming...

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How to Rave Sustainably: Adopting the Eco Rave

April 20, 2023

Going to large music festivals, clubs, raves, and parties bumping with electronic music is one of people’s favorite pastimes. After not being able to participate in these large gatherings due to Covid-19, people are eager to return. PLUR is a common word in rave culture, standing for Peace, Love, Unity,...

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Take a step towards sustainable fashion

Join the sustainable fashion movement and break free from the fast fashion industry at the Environmental Center's upcoming Drop and Swap event, while also finding community and support along the way.

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April Student Highlight

Meet the students that help make Green Labs a success!

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Congratulations to the 2023 CU Boulder Green Labs Award Winners!

These winners made a significant contribution to advocating for and/or advancing sustainability in laboratories in the last year.

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Calling on CU Boulder laboratories to participate in the 2023 Freezer Challenge

Does your CU Boulder lab use refrigerators, freezers, cryo-freezers, or cold rooms for sample storage? If yes, register for the International Laboratory Freezer Challenge today and win gift card prizes!

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Earth Day action for sustainability in research: Sign the Million Advocates for Sustainable Science Letter!

My Green Lab and the International Institute for Sustainable Laboratories, have challenged science funders worldwide to encourage sustainability in research through a letter-signing effort.

4-18-23 Staff Update

April 18, 2023

4-18-23 Staff Update In this message: Staff Info ECenter Staff Survey - get a dining meal card when you submit Campus Sustainability Summit Tomorrow and Thursday at the UMC Sign up to work! Sessions on Zero Waste, Clean Energy Transition, Curriculum, Navigating Climate Anxiety Climate Action Expo with over 100...