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SUSTAINABILITY APP WINS FIRST PRIZE AT START-UP WEEKEND SANTA CRUZ

Conifr, an app that calculates the carbon footprint of one's drive or flight, recieved the top prize at Startup Weekend Santa Cruz, co-sponsored by the UCSC Sustainability Office. Changemakers at Startup Weekend included UCSC and Cabrillo College students, entreprenurs from Brisbane, Australia (Santa Cruz's sister-city), and local business, non-profit, and technology innovators!
CAMPER PARK WINS HYDRATION GAMES

During 20 days of intense water conservation competition between campus residents, the Camper Park reduced its water-use by 39 gallons per person, earning the Hydration Games 2016 Trophy! This annual competition is hosted by the Colleges, Housing & Educational Services Student Sustainability Advisers.
CLIMATE CHANGE & SUSTAINABILITY CURRICULUM WORKSHOP

On November 4th, twenty faculty from all Academic Divisions participated in the second part of a curriculum workshop on incorporating climate change and sustainability into existing curricula.

SUSTAINABILITY PROFILE


This month we are featuring Jax Puliatti, a UCSC senior and the graphics designer for the Sustainability Office. 
 
 
NEWS & ACHIEVEMENTS

Updates from Campus Sustainability Plan Visioning Workshop

Calling All Alumni - Participate in Inter-Org Retreat January 2017!

American Indian Resource Center Stands with Standing Rock

Maxine Jimenez receives Women in Green Forum Youth Trailblazer Award

Women & Youth United for Food Security, Food Sovereignty, and Climate Change Adaptation

UCSC recognized as top performer in sustainability

University of California releases principles in support of UC community members

USDA awards UCSC $440,000 for Sustainable Agriculture Research

CA Votes to Ban Disposable Plastic Bags. What happens now?

Survey: Emergency Fund for Undocumented Students
GREEN TIP

Winter Holiday Tips
UPCOMING EVENTS

12/2: S-Lab Open House & Visioning Session

12/3: Holiday Sale at UCSC Arboretum

12/07: Younger Lagoon Reserve Tour

12/10: Hands Across The Levee

>> More events
OPPORTUNITIES

Opportunity is knocking all over campus. Get involved!

Internships, employment, & volunteering

Contests and funding

Classes, trainings, and community
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