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March 3 Event: Unity in Resistance: Understanding Standing Rock 


Join the People of Color Sustainability Collective, American Indian Resource Center, and Colleges Nine & Ten CoCurricular Office to learn more about the efforts of the Standing Rock Water Protectors to block the Dakota Access Pipeline in the face of the new presidential executive orders. Speakers include Nick Estes and the Lakota People's Law Project, and the event will also feature opportunities to engage with local organizations and learn more. A free meal of tamales, rice, and beans will be provided. (Image above by: G. Montejano)

>> Visit the event page for more information

Rachel Carson College Earth Week Team Plans for Earth Day 2017


Each year, Rachel Carson College hosts "Earth Week," a campuswide series of events coordinated by the Earth Week Team. This year, the events will take place April 17-22 and will be centered around the topic of “Standing Together: Taking Action in our Community and Environment.” They are seeking volunteers to get involved in this fun week-long celebration!

>> Get involved with Earth Week 2017

UCSC Hosts Climate Change Policy Conference


Last weekend, the Division of Physical and Biological Sciences and the Division of Social Sciences co-hosted "Changing Climate: Acting Now to Secure a Sustainable Future."  The conference discussed how we can better engineer, motivate, and communicate solutions to climate change.
 

Sustainability Profile: Angela Duong


This month we are featuring Angela Duong, the Zero Waste Team Coordinator and a senior at UCSC.
 
NEWS & ACHIEVEMENTS

Mentor Applications for Provost's Sustainability Internship Program due March 27

UCSC Hosts Campus Cleanup Event

UC Campuses Launch #MyLastTrash Zero Waste Campaign

Music professor receives patent to fight bark beetles ravaging Western forests

Report: “Diversity and Inclusion for the 21st Century Economy: An Imperative for Chambers of Commerce"

FoodWhat?! founder wins Tony Hill community organizing award

Ecosystems of California book wins PROSE Award for Excellence

Report from the Field: Inside CAN's Agroecology Training Course in Mozambique
 
GREEN TIP
Global Sustainability

Explore what sustainability looks like in countries around the world


VOX LIMAX
UCSC Talks Weather


This week we ask: How has an extreme weather event impacted your life?
UPCOMING EVENTS

3/3: Going Beyond Diversity: Addressing Inequity & Exclusivity in Environmental Sciences

3/4: Light Up the Night! Bike Ride & Light Giveaway

3/4: Hummingbird Day

3/7 & 3/14: Extraction: Artist's Lecture & Film Series

3/8: Giving Day

>> 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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