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Parent Organization: Special Interest Organizations

WHO ARE WE? 

A group of passionate students who strive for a sustainable world. Students from across campus with a shared love for the outdoors, and meeting regularly to discuss ways to promote a "greener" campus. We organize events to educate the student body on a broad range of environmental issues and how we can make a great difference in our time in college. We also have fun outings (canoeing, caving, hiking, etc.) to keep close connections with the our members and community.

 

 

WHAT ARE WE DOING?

- Hosting a weekly farmers market on campuse in the spring 

- Hosting Fall Sustainability Series on Campus

- Hosting Earth week in the spring

- Hosting  Count Down to Earth Week Film Festival in the Spring

- Hosting Green Jobs Fair in the spring 

- Leading a fossil fuel divestment campaign

-Partnering with local environmental groups and coalitions

-Working to promote positive environmental changes on campus

- Outdoor sports (i.e hiking, Crosse Country skiing, kayaking, canoeing and biking)

 

WHERE CAN YOU FIND US?

If you're interested in being a part of Students for Sustainability, come to one of our meetings on Tuesdays at 7 PM in 2213 Centennial Hall.  Contact us with questions, comments, gripes, or kudos at studentsforsustainability@uwlax.edu 

“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot,

Nothing is going to get better, it’s not.” --The Lorax

Contact Email studentsforsustainability@uwlax.edu
Address La Crosse, WI 54601
United States