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Campfire Slides 2021-2022

Spring 2022:

Campfire #1: Female Education and Empowerment-Slides and Recording

Campfire #2: Green Fund Campfire- Slides and Recording

Campfire #3: Nurdle Patrol Campfire- Slides, Nurdle Patrol Slides, and Recording

Campfire #4: CEC Alumni Campfire-Slides and Recording

Campfire #5: A Philosophical Lens in Climate Justice with Professor Nicole Smith-CEC Slides and Recording

Campfire #6: Superfund Revitalization with Midori Campbell from the TCEQ-CEC Slides, TCEQ slides, Recording, and Public Citizen’s Slides

Fall 2021:

Campfire #2: Climate Change and Environmental Science for Non-Specialists- Slides and Recording

Campfire #3: Intro to Environmental Journalism with Professor John Schwartz- Slides and Recording Summary

Campfire #4: Texas Environmental Policy with Representative Gina Hinojosa- Texas Climate Plan, Emissions Report, and Recording

Campfire #5: Sustainable Menstruation and Period Poverty with Kate Taylor (Former researcher for Hygiene, Empowerment, and Research for Social Impact (HERS))- Slides, HERS project report, and Recording

Campfire Slides 2020-2021

Spring 2021:

Interest Meeting Slides and Interest Meeting Recording

Campfire #1 (2/2): Greenwashing- Slides and Recording

Campfire #2 (3/2): Waller Creek and the Waterloo Greenway- Slides and Recording

Campfire #3 (3/23): Eco-Anxiety Workshop- Slides and Recording

Campfire #4 (4/6): Sustainability Master Plan- Recording

Fall 2020:

Interest Meeting Slides and Interest Meeting Recording

Campfire #1 (9/15): Introduction to Sustainability at UT- Slides and Recording

Campfire #2 (9/29): Climate Change- Slides and Recording

Campfire #3 (10/13): Voting and the Environment- Slides and Recording

Campfire #4 (10/27): Sustainability and Social Media- Slides and Recording

Campfire #5 (11/10): Environmental Justice- Slides, Recording, Resources

CEC in the News

Coronavirus sets back UHD sustainability efforts – Sept. 10, 2020

Half-Pint Urban Prairie on Central Texas Gardener – April 4, 2020

Improve road safety to prevent severe transportation accidents – Feb. 12, 2020

New student committee addresses intersection of race, environment – Oct. 17, 2019

Student Government will make zero waste a priority – Sept. 8, 2019

Texas Athletics hosts sustainable game day events – April 12, 2019

Students plant prairie, make campus more sustainable – March 8, 2019

Hey Curious Campus: What is UT doing to promote sustainability on campus? How can students get involved? – April 17, 2019

Resource Recovery, UT Farm Stand offer new ‘Zero Waste Hero’ certification – Feb. 26, 2019

Students, environmentalists move away from plastic straws toward metal, reusable ones – Feb. 21, 2019

Informal class on chicken keeping helps UT’s sustainability efforts – Aug. 7, 2017

UT Campus Environment Center film event discusses the issue of climate change after the election – Nov. 30, 2016

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