Posts Tagged ‘Opportunity’

RecycleMania brings many more opportunities in February

Monday, February 6th, 2012

RecycleMania continues! This annual recycling competition amongst U.S. universities is chock-full of activities and opportunities to have fun, score prizes, show your recycling pride, learn easy tips on how to reduce waste and help OSU win!
On offer for February:
Res. Hall Competition
February 6-24, all res. halls
For three weeks during the month of February, each of [...]

Job and Internship Opportunities with the Student Sustainability Initiative

Sunday, December 18th, 2011

In the midst of the holiday season, we would like to take a moment and look forward to a couple opportunities coming up in the new year for students to get more involved with the Student Sustainability Initiative (SSI).
1. Design and Visibility Coordinator - Applications due January 10th, 2012
We are looking to hire an OSU student with [...]

Become a Master Recycler in 2012!

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

A few spaces remain in the 2012 Master Recycler class offered by OSU Campus Recycling and Allied Waste. The 2012 class will be held Wednesdays, January 11th through February 29th, 6:15 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. in Furman Hall 101 (on the OSU Corvallis campus, on 15th St. near Jefferson Ave.).
The class is free to residents [...]

Exciting Internship Opportunity at OSU!

Friday, November 18th, 2011

Interested in sustainability? Energy use? Reducing carbon in the air? How about receiving internship credit for working on a project aimed reducing energy use through simple behavior changes? Check out this undergraduate and graduate student internship opportunity for Winter and Spring terms through Energize Corvallis.
This winter Energize Corvallis will be planning the OSU Campuses Take [...]

Start saving your special recyclables for Nov. 15th!

Monday, October 31st, 2011

WHAT: America Recycles Day @ OSU: Special Recycling Collection
WHEN: Tuesday, November 15, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

WHERE: Memorial Union Brick Mall (south end by Bookstore)
To celebrate America Recycles Day, OSU wants to help staff, students and departments recycle your hard-to-recycle items! Bring any of the following items to this event for FREE recycling:

Styrofoam [...]

OSU needs you to win the EPA Game Day Challenge Oct. 15

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

This weekend, October 15th and 16th, OSU will compete in the EPA Game Day Challenge, a nationwide competition between universities to reduce waste at football games. The challenge is to educate football fans about waste reduction, and weigh all the trash and recycling from one game. The EPA takes the data and [...]

Two Student Jobs Openings at the SSI

Monday, August 15th, 2011

The OSU Student Sustainability Initiative (SSI) is looking to hire two students employees for the 2011-2012 academic year. Applications for both positions are due Monday, August 22nd. The open positions are:

Design and Visibility Coordinator - responsible for promoting the Student Sustainability Initiative (SSI) through digital and print visibility efforts such as promotional materials, local media outlets/resources, [...]

SSI looking for new Fee Board Member

Friday, August 5th, 2011

The OSU Student Sustainability Initiative looking for one new fee board member, and applications are due Monday, August 8th, at 5:00 PM. This volunteer position is open to students in good standing taking at least 6 credits per term, and is one of five individuals responsible for managing the $500,000 Incidental Sustainability Fee, appropriating grants, conducting long-term visioning for the SSI, and constructing the SSI’s annual budget. Position requires no more than five hours per week, and often as little as two. For more info, please refer to: