Volunteer Opportunity: Seattle Tilth Master Composter

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Become a Master Recycler Composter this spring! Are you passionate about the environment and want to make a positive change in your community? Concerned about climate change, but don’t know how to help? Seattle Tilth offers three programs that empower community members to do just that! Gain expertise in food waste prevention, composting and recycling, resource conservation and …more about Volunteer Opportunity: Seattle Tilth Master Composter



Bus Fare Changes!

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Sound Transit will change fares on their ST Express Bus service and Sounder Commuter Rail service.  King County Water Taxi fares will be changing for the West Seattle and Vashon Water Taxi.  Pierce Transit also has changes for senior, disabled, youth and SHUTTLE fares.  Other fares are not affected at that time.   King County …more about Bus Fare Changes!


Sound Transit, King County Water Taxi and Pierce Transit fare Changes effective March 1, 2016

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Sound Transit will change fares on their ST Express Bus service and Sounder Commuter Rail service.  King County Water Taxi fares will be changing for the West Seattle and Vashon Water Taxi.  Pierce Transit also has changes for senior, disabled, youth and SHUTTLE fares.  Other fares are not affected at that time. Sound Transit- ST …more about Sound Transit, King County Water Taxi and Pierce Transit fare Changes effective March 1, 2016


Washington State Recycling Association 36th Annual Conference: Apply Now!

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APPLICATIONS DUE BY FEBRUARY 29TH MIDNIGHT.     Student Scholarships WSRA invites students interested in the recycling industry to apply for scholarships to attend our 36th Annual Conference and Trade Show as a part of our Student Guest Program! May 15-18, 2016 Wenatchee Convention Center | Wenatchee, WA With the support from our generous sponsors, …more about Washington State Recycling Association 36th Annual Conference: Apply Now!



New ZIMRIDE Campus Carpool Program!

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This quarter, BC’s Office of Sustainability Transportation department launched a very intuitive new ride-match software to help alleviate the pain of commuting. ZIMRIDE ridesharing program by Enterprise is BC’s exclusive host for carpool and transportation management. The new program replaces the previous rideshare program BC Ridematch which provided similar services, but lacked infrastructure and participation that …more about New ZIMRIDE Campus Carpool Program!


Earth Week is Back!

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It’s approaching that time of year again- Earth Week is here! In the spirit of environmental literacy, the Office of Sustainability, Environmental Advisory Committee (EAC), and Sustainability and Science Association (SSA),  are sponsoring the seventeenth annual Earth Week – a week of lectures, demonstrations, information booths, prizes, videos, and music! In order to make it happen though, WE …more about Earth Week is Back!


Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference!

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Interested in sustainability? Want to learn more and become a voice for sustainability on campus? Apply to go to the Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference (OHESC). The Office of Sustainability is accepting applications for students to go to Lane Community College in Eugene, Oregon February 3 to 5th (leave on the 3rd in the afternoon, return on the 5th in the afternoon). All …more about Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference!