Food

Urban Homesteader News February 2014

Date posted: February 2, 2014
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Here is the Garden Newsletter for February 2014 and inside you’ll find a seasonal recipe, Garden Economics 101, and a sample Square Foot Garden plan for a small urban garden.


Outreach and Events Internship – NW SEED

Date posted: January 17, 2014
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Northwest SEED is looking for a motivated, energetic person to organize and coordinate workshops and outreach events related to their solar programs.


Sustainable Foods on World Food Day!

Date posted: November 12, 2013
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In respect of World Food Day today, Wednesday October 16th, the Sustainable Food Group (SFG) would like to highlight projects about different Sustainable Foods initiatives that are happening around the Bellevue College campus… First of all, here’s a little more about the Sustainable Foods Group (SFG). SFG is a group comprised of students, staff and …more about Sustainable Foods on World Food Day!


Community Alliance for Global Justice: Member Development Intern

Date posted: August 27, 2013

Membership Development Intern Community Alliance for Global Justice  is grassroots, community-based and committed to anti-oppressive organizing as we build solidarity across diverse movements. CAGJ seeks to transform unjust trade and agricultural policies and practices imposed by corporations, governments and other institutions while creating and supporting alternatives that embody social justice, sustainability, diversity and grassroots democracy. …more about Community Alliance for Global Justice: Member Development Intern


Seattle Tilth: Drop-in Gardening Volunteer Opportunities

Date posted: August 27, 2013

Weekly Volunteer Seattle Tilth Seattle Tilth mission is to” inspire and educate people to safeguard our natural resources while building an equitable and sustainable local food system.” If you enjoy growing your own food, or are interested in learning how to grow your own food, Seattle Tilth is a great organization to volunteer with. They have …more about Seattle Tilth: Drop-in Gardening Volunteer Opportunities


Community Alliance for Global Justice: Social Media Intern

Date posted: August 27, 2013

Social Media Intern Community Alliance for Global Justice  is grassroots, community-based and committed to anti-oppressive organizing as we build solidarity across diverse movements. CAGJ seeks to transform unjust trade and agricultural policies and practices imposed by corporations, governments and other institutions while creating and supporting alternatives that embody social justice, sustainability, diversity and grassroots democracy. …more about Community Alliance for Global Justice: Social Media Intern


Sustainable Foods Highlights

Date posted: May 30, 2013
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What does “sustainable foods” mean? Sustainable foods consist of food having a variety of characteristics, and there are many ways of talking about “sustainable foods”. Here are some sustainable foods topics that have surfaced at Bellevue College: Local Organic Fair-trade Healthy Equitable Culturally appropriate Food that is grown and processed in respect to people and …more about Sustainable Foods Highlights


Earth Week Wrap-Up!

Date posted: April 30, 2013
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Earth Week 2013 was a huge success! Here is a brief wrap-up on some of Earth Week’s highlights. Remember! Treat every day as Earth Day! Climate Pledge- In the weeks prior to Earth Week we began to ask faculty to make a Climate Pledge. The pledge entailed integrating climate change into classroom curriculum during Earth Week …more about Earth Week Wrap-Up!


Sustainability Intern Spotlight

Date posted: February 26, 2013
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At the end of Fall Quarter 2012 the Office of Sustainability hired three new interns to tackle of some of the issues facing sustainability on campus. The three internships include a Zero-Waste Intern, an Advocacy Intern, as well as a Sustainable Foods Intern. Here is a description of each internship and what it is they …more about Sustainability Intern Spotlight


Clubs and Composting – Enter to Win $100 for Club Budget

Date posted: January 29, 2013
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Are you a member of a club? Do you need money for your club budget? Thanks to generous funding from the Student Environmental Sustainability Fund (SESF), clubs can improve the environment and win $100 for their budget. Learn more here. The steps are simple: Check out a Compost Bin from C 211 Compost correctly – …more about Clubs and Composting – Enter to Win $100 for Club Budget