CEC’s Open Membership Model

The Campus Environmental Center has announced they will adopt an open membership policy, whereby there is no application or active-member requirements to be involved with the organization. The CEC is the oldest and largest organization at the University of Texas at Austin for those interested in the environment and is sponsored by the UT Office of … Continue reading CEC’s Open Membership Model

Origin Story: The Campus Environmental Center

When we chatted with Corinna Kester, we knew that we’d unearth facts about the origin of the oldest student-led environmental organization on campus, the Campus Environmental Center(CEC). After all, Kester is credited with starting CEC in 2002. But Kester’s role in greening The University of Texas at Austin is more pivotal than simply starting a student … Continue reading Origin Story: The Campus Environmental Center

Ambassadors Name Change

As of July 2018, the CEC Co-Ambassadors will go by the title "CEC Co-Directors." The reason for this change includes confusion on what "Ambassador" means and what the position entails. The Co-Director title communicates that the students that hold the position oversee the overall strategy of the CEC and the sub-units that create the organization. … Continue reading Ambassadors Name Change