About CEJS

CEJS serves as a clearinghouse for Seattle University’s environmental programs and sustainability initiatives. If you have any questions about CEJS, campus sustainability, CEJS events, or have an interest in partnering: please contact us at cejs@seattleu.edu

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Sustainability Stewardship

CEJS promotes Seattle University's climate action and campus sustainability performance, recognizing the centrality of environmental justice to our university’s mission and values, and integrating the science, economics and ethics of this issue in our programs, operations and investments. READ MORE ABOUT SUSTAINABILITY STEWARDSHIP HERE.


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Academics

CEJS works to advance sustainability in Academic Affairs by supporting interdisciplinary scholarship, teaching, and learning in environmental justice and sustainability. READ MORE ABOUT ACADEMICS HERE.


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Campus Engagement

CEJS sponsors and develops co-curricular programs, events, and resources to encourage environmental justice and sustainability action, engage with community partners, and advance public policy. READ MORE ABOUT CAMPUS ENGAGEMENT HERE.

UPCOMING EVENTS

CEJS News

  • We Are Still In

    We Are Still In

    Alongside 1,500+ leaders, SU has signed the "America Is All In" declaration," calling on the incoming administration to rejoin the historic Paris Agreement, launch a national mobilization of climate and clean recovery, and to partner with local governments, businesses, and community institutions to achieve net zero emissions by 2050.

    Read More about We Are Still In

  • SU Students: Call for CEJS fellowships

    SU Students: Call for CEJS fellowships

    Do you have an environmental justice or sustainability research project idea? CEJS will be offering two student research fellowships for the 2021-2022 academic year - apply today

    Read More about SU Students: Call for CEJS fellowships

  • Join CEJS at WOHESC

    Join CEJS at WOHESC

    Join the CEJS virtually at the Washington & Oregon Sustainability Conference Feb 11-12. Explore sessions focussed on social justice, campus engagement + more! Discount available.

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  • SU Is Top Performer in 'Cool Schools' List,' 'Green Honor Roll', and 'Sustainable Campus Index'

    SU Is Top Performer in 'Cool Schools' List,' 'Green Honor Roll', and 'Sustainable Campus Index'

    Seattle U acquired new accolades from the Sierra Club, Princeton Review, and AASHE's Sustainable Campus Index for it's outstanding commitment to sustainability.

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  • SU's 2020-2025 Sustainability Strategic Priorities

    SU's 2020-2025 Sustainability Strategic Priorities

    The President's Committee for Sustainability has set 4 new priorities for sustinability: academics, carbon neutrality, investments and procurement, and organizational structure

    Read More about SU's 2020-2025 Sustainability Strategic Priorities

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