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.

Fall 2017 Meeting Schedule: 10:00 a.m. Wednesdays (every two weeks) @ Sanatorium Grounds in the U.C. 

First meeting of the semester: Wed September 20. Hope to see you there! 

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:



Join SEAS for screening of Time to Choose:

Time to Choose

Bike Jam Thursday Sept 1


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

Join us for facts, food and fun!


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

sustainnovate      UCCSRidesFree


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

Upcoming Event:

Flow Screening

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:

TeachIn     TeachIn1    TeachIn2

Photos from SEAS presentation to the CU Board of Regents:


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!)


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

Contact us or click on flyer for more details.


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 bottlesTBTT

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)

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 (map)

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

Garden Market 8/27/12


"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

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 - Sharing the season's bounty

the harvest