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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.

Spring 2019 Meeting Schedule: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. Wednesdays (every two weeks) @ Clyde's ~ food provided

Meetings: Apr 10, Apr 24, etc.,.... Like us on Facebook for full updates!

Current Initiative: Strawless Wednesdays

Strawless Wednesdays



Shale Play event                  

First big SEAS event 2018:

free concert by Leah  of Rising Appalachia - Thursday Feb 15 @ The Warehouse. Full details coming soon!

Join SEAS for our final event spring 2017: 4:30 Monday in UC 303 - for film screening and free food.



Lots of exciting and engaging campus events in March:

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Join SEAS for screening of Time to Choose:

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Bike Jam Thursday Sept 1

bike jam


Sustainnovate Student Summit (co-sponsored by SEAS) 4:30pm Tues Apr 12.

Join us for facts, food and fun!

sustainnovate student summit



Join us at Sustainnovate 2016 - Wed Apr 13 in Berger Hall - and ride free on Mountain Metro all week!


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Saving Place class fall 2015 - helping to transform the student garden:

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Upcoming Event:



2014 Events:

Wed Apr 22 ~ Earth Day and Beat the Hill -- join us on the UCCS west lawn:



Join SEAS and NASU as we host Winona LaDuke

at the Climate Change Student Summit:

5:30pm Thursday Apr 9 UC 302




UCCS Global Divestment Day Teach-In:

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Photos from SEAS presentation to the CU Board of Regents:




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SEAS will be addressing the CU Board of Regents to urge divestment: 2:00pm Wed Nov 19 in Berger Hall.

Join us!


Join SEAS for the screening of Cowspiracy at The Heller Center 7:00 pm Wed Oct 15 (come at 6:30 to eat first!)

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Join SEAS in attending the Colorado Sustainability Conference: Fri Sept 26 @ CC.

Contact us or click on flyer for more details.

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Come see the SEAS table @ Bike Jam:

7:30 - 1:30 Friday Sept 5 outside El Pomar Center. 

Take the Take Back the Tap water taste challenge and you might win one of the new,beautiful SEAS proposed and GAF-funded Liberty water bottles

We'll also be hosting our final SEAS student garden farm market -- you can't find more local (UCCS Heller Center), organic or delicious produce anywhere!

Finally, we are also hoping to unveil SEAS new bike-powered charging station. Check it out and see how much power you are generating and calories you are burning as you recharge your cell phone. 



Summer 2014 Yawn Valley student garden farm market on the UC plaza: Wednesday mornings 

This year's garden interns:

  • Sara Santa Cruz (geography and environmental studies graduate student)

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

Garden work waiver

sample of 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

Please download and complete:
Student Garden Waiver


What We Do:

Yawn Valley Student Garden and Market: 

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

market aug 27


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"Hanging Out Day" @ Earth Day 2012

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

SEAS lunch @ Heller with Doug Fine Sept 27, 2011

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

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