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Sustainability at SCU

The Center for Sustainability hosts events and programs, implements initiatives, and features stories that relate to helping the University achieve climate neutrality, practice responsible consumerism, develop a culture of sustainability and use the campus as a living laboratory.

       

From the farm to your table

Is the "drought" over?

Eco-Fashion & Art Show

Join our team

Energy Challenge

  

Sustainability Events

  • Michelle Tang

    Class of 2013

    Michelle Tang

    "I'm giving because I know my gift's impact will help the Center continue to improve sustainability across so many parts on- and off-campus: from composting efforts in Benson, reducing energy usage in the residence halls and more!"

  • Alexander Moran

    Class of 2019

    Alexander Moran

    "I have been making small impacts by creating a prototype solar charging station in Engineering 110 and installing solar panels for low-income families through GRID Alternatives."

  • Erin Fox

    Class of 2019

    Erin Fox

    "Because of the opportunities and relationships I forged at the garden, I have now found a way to give back to my community, practice sustainability and find fulfillment within myself.” 
  • Aven Satre-Meloy

    Class of 2013

    Aven Satre-Meloy

    "The Center for Sustainability was where I had my first experience working in the field of sustainability. I credit those years at the Center for showing me the kind of impact a small, dedicated team can have in motivating big physical and cultural changes in an area that might be the most consequential of my generation."

  • Erin Murphy

    Class of 2017

    Erin Murphy

    "I feel that I've learned just as much working for the Center as I have through my classes. Being able to integrate class material with my work as an intern has provided a unique educational experience for me. Sustainability is now a guiding principle for how I view and approach the world."