Food distribution

Weekly Free Food Distribution in GFH on Tuesdays!

June 8, 2022

The Environmental Center, in partnership with CU Housing and the Boulder Food Rescue offers a weekly delivery of FREE rescued food to Graduate and Family Housing! The goal is to put excess food from grocery stores to use and make it accessible to the Graduate and Family Housing community.

Keep Calm and Stay Cool

Tips for keeping cool this summer!

May 23, 2022

Looking for ways to stay cool this summer? Here is a list of 21 tips to help you, your family, and your home stay cool!

US Again donation bin

GFH… Moving out? Don’t Throw It Out!

May 23, 2022

Do you need to get rid of things? Your old stuff could help other people! Here are three ways of putting them to good use!


FREE Food Deliveries Every Week

May 23, 2022

According to the EPA, in 2018 21.59% of landfill waste consisted of food. Current details for the food distribution in GFH: When: Tuesdays from 11:30am to 2pm (or until food runs out.) Where: Athens North Hall Community Center


GFH Items Exchange on Facebook

May 23, 2022

Move out season in Graduate and Family Housing is upon us! Other residents can use your old furniture, lamps, electronics, books, toys, and clothing. Consider selling or giving away good-condition items you no longer want/need on our Facebook group

Eco Kit items

Get a FREE Ecokit with Items to Help Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

May 23, 2022

As summer approaches, we look for ways to reduce the amount of heat in our homes. By using LED lightbulbs you may reduce the amount of heat in your home as well as reduce your carbon footprint!

E Board students

Get Involved with Sustainability at CU with the Environmental Center

May 23, 2022

Interested in learning more about environmental efforts on campus? Check out the Environmental Center on Campus

Philip P. DiStefano, Chancellor of CU Boulder with 6 students from Mission Zero

If the Environmental Center had a competitor

Learn about the partnership between Mission Zero and the Environmental Center

Profile picture of Angela Maria Ortiz Roa,

Celebrating Angela Maria Ortiz Roa, honoree for BizWest 40 under Forty & newest Boulder city employee

Angela was recently awarded the BizWest 40 Under Forty accomplishment and accepted a position with the city of Boulder.

Winners of the grand prize and check

5 highlights from the 2022 Campus Sustainability Summit

A year after the Call to Climate Action by Chancellor Philip DiStefano, the 29th Annual Campus Sustainability Summit showed how CU is answering the call. The day before Earth Day, multiple undergraduate, graduate, doctoral students, faculty and staff came together to showcase their research and ideas for a more sustainable...