Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability

About

    The Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability is located at the Bullitt Center.

 

Our mission is to support interdisciplinary scholarship, teaching, and learning in environmental justice and sustainability. The CEJS goals are to:

  • Make Seattle University a recognized leader in the scholarship and teaching of environmental justice and sustainability (EJS).
  • Support faculty and student scholarship on EJS issues.
  • Co-sponsor lectures, symposia, and workshops that engage EJS scholars with the community and advance public policy. 
  • Facilitate global scholarship partnerships with Jesuit universities and other programs addressing EJS.
  • Serve as a clearinghouse for Seattle U environmental programs and sustainability initiatives.

Upcoming Events

OCTOBER 11, 2016:

Integrating Sustainability Across the Curriculum

Kevin Wilhelm, author of Making Sustainability Stick, will discuss how faculty can integrate sustainability into their courses and across disciplines.  

OCTOBER 29, 2016:

Halloween Costume Party

A night of music, dancing, and fun-raising to support Nicamigos. Read more.

 

CEJS Highlights

Call for Proposals: WAHESC Conference

CEJS is a proud sponser of this year's Washington Higher Education Sustainability Conference (WAHESC), held on February 16-17, 2017, at Gonzaga University in Spokane.

WAHESC is a regionally-focused opportunity for those teaching, working, or studying within higher education to come together and learn about sustainability in academics, operations, and research.

The template for submitting a proposal is here. Proposal deadline is October 14th, and selection decisions will be made by November 4th