Posts Tagged ‘Student’

SSI Travel Grantee: Amy Kordosky

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Amy Kordosky received an SSI Travel Grant of $250 to travel to Costa Rica during OSU’s Spring break and participate in a construction & renovation project in San Jose. She wrote up a blog post for the Ecologue to describe her experience and provided a few pictures.
Ten engineers from Oregon State University, including myself, went [...]

SSI Travel Grantee: Casey Taylor

Sunday, March 16th, 2014

SSI Travel Grantee Casey Taylor writes about her experience at the Ecological Society of America’s Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, Minnesota in August of 2013.

SSI Travel Grantee: Allison Marshall

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

Allison Marshall is an SSI Travel Grantee from November 2013. This is her blog post about her travel to the American Water Resources Association Annual Conference.

Now Hiring: Digital Media + Outreach Intern (OSU Sustainability Office)

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

The OSU Sustainability Office seeks a student employee to deliver marketing and
outreach material via the web, social media and in person.

The OSU Sustainability Office seeks an outgoing, enthusiastic student to deliver marketing and outreach material via the web, social media and in person and support its staff in delivering various programs that promote behavior [...]

Sustainability Office Now Accepting Student Applications for Energy Project Technician

Monday, February 4th, 2013

The OSU Sustainability Office seeks a student employee to scope and implement energy conservation projects and execute related programmatic tasks. The Sustainability Office is part of Campus Operations, the department responsible for development, construction and maintenance of OSU’s physical infrastructure.
Work schedule can be somewhat flexible depending on the student’s needs, but must remain responsive to [...]

Early registration for Harvesting Clean Energy Conference

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Harvesting Clean Energy is the Northwest’s premiere gathering of the agriculture, forestry, and energy industries to advance rural economic development through clean energy.  Now in its 12th year, Harvesting Clean Energy draws on top-notch presenters with real-world experience getting successful projects built and growing jobs in their communities.

Thanks to the [...]

Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference session proposals due soon!

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

The 2013 Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference will take place January 31 — February 1, 2013 at the Smith Memorial Student Union at Portland State University.

Three important developments have occurred recently.

The deadline for session proposals (PDF) has been extended to at least Nov.2.  Presentations can be 20, 30 or 60 minutes with 15 minutes of [...]

Campus Recycling’s top 10 achievements from 2011-12

Monday, July 30th, 2012

The 2011-2012 year came to a close one month ago today, and we at Campus Recycling have been reflecting on how it went, and planning for the next. Here are 10 achievements we’d like to highlight from this past year (in no particular order):
Hosted an event on this nationally recognized day that [...]

Students encouraged to give to non-profits during move-out

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

On-Campus Students
Now and through June 15, OSU Campus Recycling, Surplus Property and University Housing and Dining are coordinating the Res. Hall Move-Out Donation Drive – an effort to reduce waste and benefit community non-profit organizations.
Last year, nearly 18,000 pounds of material was diverted from the landfill and given to local non-profits. The goal this year [...]

Student Sustainability Initiative seeks Fee Board Members

Monday, April 30th, 2012

OSU’s Student Sustainability Initiative is currently recruiting for Fee Board members! Members are volunteer voting members who are collectively responsible for the advancement, effectiveness, health, and longevity of the SSI.  As the governing body of the SSI, the Board is charged with responsible expenditure of student fee funds and strategic planning [...]