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How to get local produce this summer

May 24, 2022

Getting seasonal and local food is a great way to save money, eat healthy and support your local economy. Here are some tips for finding local food and produce this summer.

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Gear up for Winter Bike to Work Day Feb. 11

Feb. 9, 2022

Join cyclists around the world braving the elements and riding to work. The Environmental Center will be handing out breakfast burritos, gluten-free vegan cookies and some fun bike program swag.

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5 simple ways to be more sustainable

Jan. 19, 2022

Many of us have goals to be more sustainable. But sometimes it can be challenging to know where to start. Here are five ways to help lower your carbon footprint and be more sustainable in your daily life.

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Your green holiday gift guide

Dec. 1, 2021

Are you exchanging gifts for the holidays? Non-traditional or reusable gifts can help leave a positive impact. Here are a few things to consider for a green holiday season.

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4 winter savings tips

Oct. 19, 2021

As winter approaches, you may spend more money on keeping warm. Get tips from the Environmental Center to help you save money and energy this winter, wherever you live.

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Your end-of-year sustainability checklist

April 7, 2021

Whether you live on or off campus, here’s a checklist to help you wrap up the end of the year sustainably.

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How to be an advocate for the environment

March 17, 2021

While election season is over for now, you can still "vote" for the future you want and get involved with issues that are important to you. Here's how you can be an advocate for the things you care about.

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CU Boulder invites nominations for sustainability awards

Feb. 11, 2021

Eligible for nomination are faculty, staff, students, alumni and departments. Recognize people's outstanding efforts to help CU Boulder continue and improve its sustainability stewardship. Nominate by March 5.

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Join the virtual Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education Oct. 20–22

Oct. 13, 2020

For the first time ever, the campus community will have full access to one of the largest stages for exchanging effective models, policies, research, collaborations and transformative actions to advance sustainability in higher education.

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6 things to bring to campus this fall

Aug. 12, 2020

You may have some questions about what to bring to campus and how to be ready for the coming semester. The best way to be prepared is to plan in advance. Here are some things to bring to campus this fall.