June 22, 2016
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Solidarity with Orlando Join the Global Sustainability Resource Center and LGBT Resource Center for a guided nature walk, reflection, and healing meditation in the wake of the Pulse Nightclub tragedy in Orlando. >> Map to Arboretum with parking information Join Us
Dreaming of Abundance and Community On April 14, 2016, the UC Irvine Garden Project hosted a Community Vision and Action Planning Workshop among the UCI urban gardens to discuss ways gardeners could share resources, boost production and improve the health and wellness of the UC Irvine community. Are you curious about how to organize towards [...]
Community Fundraiser Sponsored Two Student Externships in Santa Ana Thanks to the generous donations of community members, UCI's Global Sustainability Resource Center was able to sponsor two student externships with the Santa Ana Building Healthy Communities project (SABHC) through funds raised during the i❤oc Giving Day. The students will work with the SABHC Food Justice Workgroup [...]
Sustainability Opportunity: Graduate Student Communications Position The Office of Academic Initiatives is hiring a graduate student to work on a website to promote and build an interactive forum for UC faculty working on climate- and sustainability-related topics. Below is a summary of required experience/abilities: Proofing/editing ability Excellent writing skills Attention to detail Experience in WordPress or other [...]
Sustainability Initiative Special Talks You are invited to a series of special talks and discussions featuring sustainability scholars from a variety of fields. Please join us to meet these exceptional guests and join the conversation as the Sustainability Initiative plans for future programming. Thursday, June 2 Ann Scheerer Topic Transformational Education and [...]
Campus as a Living Lab Internship Program The Campus as a Living Lab (CLL) Internship is a coordinated program offered by the Center for Environmental Biology and the Global Sustainability Resource Center. The internship provides students the opportunity to learn through applied research and exposure to a range of projects contributing to the overall sustainability of UCI’s physical [...]
2016-17 Global Food and Climate Fellowship Opportunities The Sustainability Initiative is now accepting applications for the 2016-17 Global Food and Climate Neutrality Student Fellowship Opportunities. These opportunities are sponsored by the UC President’s Global Food and Carbon Neutrality Initiatives. On the UC Irvine campus, four $4,000 fellowships are available. The fellowships are designed as on-campus internships to enable graduate and undergraduate students to contribute significantly [...]
Are you a UCI student looking for an opportunity to build your resume, network with professionals, and learn about sustainability research happening in a variety of fields? This year's California Higher Education Sustainability Conference (CHESC) will feature the following topics: Climate Action Curriculum Energy Food Systems Green Building New Construction and Renovations Green Building Operations and [...]
About the Event This workshop will illuminate the close connection between sustainability and food justice. Inspired by our campus' rural roots, the event will trace The Farm's history from the site's use as farmworker housing through the experimental intercultural gathering place it became decades later. Chef Roger will show participants [...]