Events

November: Green Seattle Month

Green Seattle Day

When: Saturday, 11/02/2019   Time: 9AM-12PM
Where:  Maple Wood Playfield (South Seattle)
-->Meeting location on campus: Lemieux Library at 8:00AM. We’ll leave promptly at 8:00AM to catch bus #60 to Westwood Village (Madison St & Summit Ave) Note for students: check out a free Orca pass for the day at the Student Center HUB desk!
-->Meeting location off campus: Maple Wood Playfield (4801 Corson Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108) at 9:00AM 
Description: On Saturday November 2, “Green Seattle Day,” hundreds of volunteers will plant thousands of native trees and shrubs in 17 parks throughout Seattle. This annual event is organized by the Green Seattle Partnership which is now the largest urban forest restoration project in the nationJoin in the fun and have a hand in planting Seattle’s future forest! Seattle University’s Green Team, Food with Spirit, and CEJS will help out at the Maple Wood Playfield together with the Student Conservation Association (SCA). All community members are welcome, no experience is necessary. The event is family friendly and open to all ages. Tools, gloves, plants, coffee, snacks, and instruction will be provided. Sign up and learn more HERE (space is limited!). Any questions? Contact Hanna Lucerno (SU Green Team) at luceroh@seattleu.edu.

Capitol Hill Eco District Public Life Count

When: November 5 (8am-4pm) & November 9 (12pm-8pm)
Where: 12th Avenue Arts in the Pike/Pine Room on the 2nd Floor
Description:
Collect data about how folks move through and linger in public spaces to better understand how the community uses them. This data will inform an equitable planning process that will holistically shape active, safe, and well-connected public spaces on Capitol Hill. Click here to sign up for a 3 hour shift. 

Live Interview With The Dalai Lama

When: Sunday, Nov 10   Time: 6:30pm 
Where:  PIGT Auditorium
Description:
Join a live 90-minute streaming interview with the Dalai Lama. The meeting will consist of a live, facilitated discussion on the topic of cultivating compassionate leadership in the next generation as a part of
Compassion 2020.

Center for Science and Innovation Sustainability Forum

When: Thursday, Nov 14   Time: 12:30-1:30pm 
Where:  PIGT Auditorium
Description
Please join us to learn more about the sustainable design features of the CSI new building.

September 2019: Welcome Week

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October: Campus Sustainability Month

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December: Fair Trade Month

Environmental Leaders Summit

When: Friday December 6th, 9am-2pm
Where: Seattle University Campion Ballroom
Description: The YMCA Earth Service Corps is inviting local teens and adults from around the Puget Sound to discuss the environmental issues facing our communities. This forum will provide opportunities to share ideas, talk with environmental professionals, and connect with your peers about the environmental topics you care about. Join community leaders and young environmentalists for a day of dialogue and discussion as we strive to create more sustainable schools and neighborhoods! There is no cost/fee to attend this event. Stay tuned for more information!

Fair Trade Finals

When: Finals Week, December 9-13
Where: Redhawk Dining locations (specific locations TBD)
Description: In need of a coffee, tea, or hot chocolate during finals week? Stop by the Fair Trade booths at Redhawk Locations on campus. Learn about Fair Trade from Redhawk Dining and its vendors... and try some free samples! Locations and times TBD soon. Contact Brianna Ballard for more information.

January: Water Month

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February: RecycleMania Month

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March: RecycleMania Month

Washington & Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference

When: March 3, 8:00am - March 4, 4:00pm 
Where:  University of Oregon
Description
The Washington & Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference (WOHESC) is a platform for inspiring change, facilitating action, and promoting collaboration related to sustainability within the region's higher education institutions. Through conversation, workshops, and networking opportunities, the annual conference empowers participants to seek solutions in their own communities. Seattle University students get 30% off registration by using the discount code SEATTLEUCEJS20.

April: Earth Month

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May: Bike Everywhere!

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June: Laudato Si' Month

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July

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