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The Presidents 2023 Sustainable Solutions Challenge Is Here! 

The President’s Sustainable Solutions Challenge is a system-wide program to encourage student-led innovation in sustainability on CU campuses. If you have an idea for improving environmental quality, economic and resource efficiency, and/or social equity on campus, sign up to get involved with Boulder’s competition here!

12-7-22 Staff Update

Dec. 7, 2022

12-7-22 Staff Update In this message: Staff Info Monday 12/12: Staff Appreciation Sweets and Drinks at the Environmental Center Congratulations E-Center December graduates! Finals and Winter Break E-Center office hours Spring events preview Opportunities for Engagement over the Break Winter Break Zero Waste Basketball work opportunities Watch Right Here Right...

11-21-22 Staff Update: Fall Break

Nov. 21, 2022

11-21-22 Staff Update In this message: Fall Break Staff Info Sign up to work Football Zero Waste this Saturday 11/26 Environmental Center office closed this week Timesheet due next Monday 11/28 After Fall Break Be a Zero Waste goalie at Right Here Right Now Global Climate Summit EcoVisits hiring for...

11-10-22 Staff Update

Nov. 10, 2022

11-10-22 Staff Update In this message: Staff Info TONIGHT Climate Justice Panel: Healing and Action Discussion & Dinner 11/10 America Recycles Day 11/16 - Free Reusables Kit and Paid Work Shifts! Help post Compost educational signs in campus restrooms Last zero waste football game of the season - Fall Break...

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Small Actions to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Nov. 9, 2022

Sometimes reducing your carbon footprint can be a difficult and daunting task. Here are 20 small actions you can try on your new - or steadfast - journey to living more sustainably! Small actions make a big difference. Pick a couple to try below to get started.

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13 Ways to Reduce Your Food Waste

Nov. 9, 2022

13 different ways to reduce your food waste, provided with different tips.

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Find when and where to eat sustainably for FREE!

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Enacting Climate Solutions Workshop

Join E-Center’s Jasmin Barco and the CU Boulder Theater and Dance class on Performance for Community Engagement in this interactive and creative workshop for climate action. This workshop is part of the UN Right Here, Right Now Global Climate Summit “Watch Globally, Engage Locally Panel Series” exploring how each of us can create positive local change to benefit our communities.

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Winter Closet Clean-out

As the cold weather creeps into Boulder, you’ll soon turn to sweaters, cardigans, and crewnecks. Those are some bulky clothing items, and your closet may be cramped for space, which makes this the perfect time to slim down your wardrobe and the pieces you have in your closet. Here are a few tips and tricks on cleaning your closet and getting ready for winter!

CJT November Ecenter Newsletter Article

Nov. 7, 2022

The Climate Justice Leadership Alliance is wrapping up the semester with two incredible events.