Education & Outreach Team

Sustainability Education & Outreach Team: Kevin Le, Preethi Ruvva, Jessica Sanchez, Jax Pugliatti, Melissa Ott, Dylan Huntzinger

Purpose

We work to foster a culture of sustainability at UCSC by sharing the campus' sustainability stories; engaging students, staff and faculty in campus sustainability efforts; and providing campus-wide advocacy for sustainability.  We provide information about why sustainability matters and support for taking steps to live more sustainably.

Work Scope

  • Develop a Campus Sustainability Guide to help people understand how and why to engage in sustainable behaviors.
  • Produce monthly Greening UCSC campus sustainability newsletter- submit your stories by the 15th of each month to sustain.education@ucsc.edu.
  • Promote sustainability through social media on FacebookTwitter, and the Sustainability Office's blog 
  • Manage the Sustainability Project Clearinghouse, an online database of campus sustainability projects
  • Coordinate and collaborate with other campus organizations to host annual, campus-wide events including the End of the Year Celebration and Inter-Organizational Sustainability Retreat

Past Projects