Check out the flyer for information about Earth Day and expect to see the posters around campus! Here’s a link to the full image!
Empower Poly Coalition is pleased to be teaming up with Cal Poly’s Center for Sustainability to host an Earth Day Fair to highlight campus and community initiatives focused on sustainability, health and well-being from the widest perspectives. The event will bring together Cal Poly students, faculty, staff and community members to learn from one another. All campus and […]
Carrying a reusable shopping bag isn’t manly. Drinking out of an aluminum water bottle is for chicks. Hybrid cars? Not if you have balls. A broad study unpacking “the green gap” (the difference between our intentions and our actions around sustainable living) found that men tend to see green as girly, effete, and elitist. You may know […]
The Cal Poly Bicycle Coalition seeks to improve life at Cal Poly by promoting and advocating for a better pedestrian and bicycling atmosphere at Cal Poly. We seek to transform Cal Poly into a more sustainable campus and recognize Cal Poly as a Bicycle Friendly University by the League of American Cyclists. Bicycle riding is […]
ECOSLO (the environmental center of San Luis Obispo) is a local environmental non-proft dedicated to educating people on the preservation of the natural beauty in this area. Throughout the year they do trail clean-ups as well as nature hikes, and every September they put on Coastal Clean-Up Day for San Luis Obispo County. Currently they […]
Come listen to Steve Gliessman, Professor of Agroecology at UC Santa Cruz for over 30 years, share with us his experiences in food systems, locally and globally. Steve will share his travels through Latin America, his work on California’s Central Coast, and how he came to co-found the non-profit Community Agroecology Network. The talk will also […]
Come eat, drink, and mingle with Green Employers looking to hire students with passions in sustainability, energy efficiency, and green innovation! All majors and grade levels are encouraged to attend. DATE: Wednesday, April 18 TIME: 5:00PM-6:30PM PLACE: University Art Gallery (map) professional attire suggested [ribbon toplink=”true”]Attending Employers[/ribbon] AON Corporation Agilent Tech, Inc. Anheuser-Busch Co. CREEC […]
Photo credit: Sarah Britton April 13th – 6:30pm – Benefit Dessert with Silent Auction for California Student Sustainability Convergence To raise funds for the California Student Sustainability Convergence, Empower Poly is hosting a Benefit mixer with a Silent Auction with homemade Tres Leches Cake and Brownies on April 13th at the Ludwick Community Center (map). There will […]