Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability

Campus Sustainability

Socially Responsible Investments Task Force Created

Seattle University created the Socially Responsible Investments Task Force to consider social responsibility issues in its endowment’s investment policies and practices.  Read more.

Why Sustainability is Important to SU

Sustainability is core to our Jesuit identity. It promotes human rights, care for the natural world, and the common good.  Read more.

Our Vision for Sustainability

Seattle University, as part of its Jesuit heritage, demonstrates leadership in sustainable practices and environmental justice.  How are we doing living that vision?   Read more

How to Recycle How to Compost

 

Upcoming Events

OCTOBER 11, 2016:

Integrating Sustainability Across the Curriculum

Kevin Wilhelm, author of Making Sustainability Stick, will discuss how faculty can integrate sustainability into their courses and across disciplines.  

OCTOBER 29, 2016:

Halloween Costume Party

A night of music, dancing, and fun-raising to support Nicamigos. Read more.

 

CEJS Highlights

Call for Proposals: WAHESC Conference

CEJS is a proud sponser of this year's Washington Higher Education Sustainability Conference (WAHESC), held on February 16-17, 2017, at Gonzaga University in Spokane.

WAHESC is a regionally-focused opportunity for those teaching, working, or studying within higher education to come together and learn about sustainability in academics, operations, and research.

The template for submitting a proposal is here. Proposal deadline is October 14th, and selection decisions will be made by November 4th