The Sustainability Office hosts a number of recuring events focused on environmental sustainability and social justice in our community. To keep up to date with our future events, please like our Facebook page!


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    Sustainability May Lunch and Learn: Zero Waste

    From beginner to avid recycler, everyone will have something to learn at this Lunch & Learn co-hosted by Sustainability Programs Manager, Kristen Lee, and the student-led Zero Waste Team. We'll have interactive games, food and more! 
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    Green Lab Vendor Fair

    Join us to find out the latest in sustainable lab equipment to help us help you become a GREENER lab!

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    Go Low Carb(on) at the Arb

    In honor of Cool Campus Challenge and plant enthusiasts, the Arboretum and UC Santa Cruz Sustainability Office will host Carbon Planting - Go Low Carb at the ArbJoin us in celebration of this collaborative effort!
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    Campus Clean Up

    Join the Zero Waste Team in cleaning our campus by clearing it of litter as a community! This year we will have free food, DIY planters, a ton of free prizes and giveaways & volunteers will engage in environmental and social justice dialogue. 
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    Sustainability March Lunch and Learn: Cool Campus Challenge

    Come learn about UCSC's top initiatives to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions. We'll present on the Cool Campus Challenge, a UC-wide online sustainability challenge where students and staff pledge to take simple, sustainable actions to reduce our resource consumption. 
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    Sustainability Inter-Organizational Retreat 2019

    More than 100 UCSC students, staff, alumni, and faculty spend the weekend sharing meals, learning leadership skills, participating in visioning activities around the past, present, and future of UCSC sustainability, making new friends, and strengthening existing relationships.