SCU recognizes March 4th through the 8th as Sustainable Development Goals Action and Awareness Week, as established by the University Global Coalition. The United Nations identified 17 SDGs to promote improvements in wellness, peace, and prosperity for people and the planet. Throughout the week, the Center for Sustainability hosts events to raise awareness and inspire action aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
- Broncos Vote
Tuesday, March 5
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
At voting locations near campus
The Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education, the Office of Student Involvement, and the Center for Sustainability are joining forces for a #BroncosVote campaign for California Primary Election Day! Walk or carpool with us to polling and ballot drop box locations near campus and get a unique SCU "I Voted" sticker.
Sustainability Playbook Action: Vote during elections (Common Good "Live")
- Sustainability and Justice Job Fair
Wednesday, March 6
4:00 - 5:30 pm
Nobili Dining Room
This session will highlight current and upcoming campus positions in Sustainability and Justice offered through the Center for Sustainability and the Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship.
Sustainability Playbook Action: Learn about jobs/fellowships (Scholastic "Learn")
- California Arbor Day Tree Planting
Thursday, March 7
11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Between the Learing Commons and Graham Residence Hall
Celebrate California Arbor Day with the Center for Sustainability and the University Operations Landscaping team with a ceremonial tree planting of native California oak trees.
Sustainability Playbook Action: Celebrate Arbor Day (Environment "Live")
- EcoFashion Show and Career Panel
Friday, March 8
7:00 - 10:00 pm
Music Recital Hall
Join the Center for Sustainability, SCU•Presents, and the Career Center for SCU’s 11th annual EcoFashion Show! This fun event showcases upcycled designs made by SCU community members, as an opportunity to consider the impacts of fashion and learn about sustainable solutions. During the career panel portion, speakers from the sustainable fashion industry will share their insights and answer questions.
Sustainability Playbook Action: Attend the EcoFashion Show (Mindful Consumption "Learn")
- Fermented Foods Workshop
Saturday, March 9
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
At the Forge Garden
Join us for a hands-on workshop where you will learn about the many benefits of fermented foods and get to prepare something in an outdoor kitchen. RSVP to reserve your place for this workshop.
Sustainability Playbook Action: Attend a garden workshop (Well-Being "Learn")
In compliance with ADA/504 guidelines, please direct accommodation requests for SDG Week events to Veronica Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org