SEAS: Students for Environmental Awareness and Sustainability

S   E   A   S
Students for Environmental Awareness and Sustainability


M I S S I O N 

To create a community of 
involved students, faculty, 
staff and administration to implement sustainable practices at UCCS.


Watch for summer 2013 Yawn Valley student garden farm market on the UC plaza: Wednesday mornings ~ as soon as we have produce to sell!

This year's garden interns:

  • Katie Fagundes (geography and environmental studies major)
  • Katy Short (health science student)
  • under the expert direction of Sean Svette (Health Science graduate student) 

Interested in getting involved with the student garden? contact: Carole Huber (SEAS faculty advisor) chuber@uccs.edu


past events:

Waldo Canyon Fire Workday  ~
Friday Oct 19

Park(ing) Day
7 - 10 AM Friday Sept 21 ~ Parking Lot 4

Garden Work Days @ Heller on the UCCS campus (map)

Please download and complete:
Student Garden Waiver
  

Summer 2012

Yawn Valley Student Garden and Market: 

Market Mondays ~ 8:30-10:00 a.m. UC Upper Plaza

Garden Market 8/27/12

HerbSpiral    FarmMarket






"Hanging Out Day" @ Earth Day 2012



"Hanging Out Day" @ Earth Day 2012
Becca Howard ~ artist ~ her hand-dyed hankies for clothing

SEAS lunch @ Heller with Doug Fine Sept 27, 2011



Doug 
Fine, author of Farewell my Subaru:
"One man tries to kick oil, live locally, and keep his goats out of the rose bushes."



Making our Garden Grow 2011




Sept 23 Heller Harvest Moon Dinner 2010



the harvest



then sharing the season's bounty



  

May 8, 2010 Garden Irrigation Arrives!

A HUGE thanks to Joe Dixon of Dixon Irrigation Services
for donating his time and expertise!

  



April 16-17, 2010 Garden Planting Day

A HUGE thanks to Wayne, Asia, and Kim at Good Earth Garden Center for the seeds, plants and expert advice:
Briana and Patrick celebrating the birth...

  


Feb 13, 2010 Garden Work Day
we shoveled TONS of dirt from pile to beds



Work Day: Raising the Beds




Hanging Out Day
April 19, 2010