Posts Tagged ‘Volunteer’

Get Involved with the Waste Watchers

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Interested in volunteering on campus? Gaining leadership skills? Making an impact on sustainability? If any of these describe you, the Waste Watchers club may be the right fit for you!
The Waste Watchers work on events and outreach focused on reducing waste on campus. There are multiple ways to get involved:

Don’t have a lot of time? [...]

Energize Corvallis: Now Hiring Interns

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Looking for an internship this academic year? Interested in helping Corvallis pursue its sustainability goals and projects? Look no further than Energize Corvallis.

Energize Corvallis is a local organization dedicated to helping Corvallis become one of the most energy efficient and climate-friendly cities in the United States. They are a collaboration between the City of Corvallis, [...]

Question of the Week: Fall ‘14 Waste Watchers’ Weekly Meetings

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a reusable OSU utensil set.
Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one post per person, please.
Question of the Week
The Waste Watchers will have weekly meetings throughout fall term at the SSC. What time [...]

Volunteer for the Bike Parking Utilization Study and get swag!

Saturday, September 27th, 2014

Have you ever found yourself in the middle of campus, needing to park your bike but there wasn’t a place in sight? Help the OSU Alternative Transportation Advisory Committee solve the bike parking issues on campus by participating in the Bike Parking Utilization Study on Tuesday and Wednesday October 14th  and 15th, or October 21st [...]

Help OSU divert 28,000 lbs from the landfill!

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

As you may have heard, the Move-out Donation Drive is currently underway! This year, our goal is to divert 28,000 lbs from the landfill, and here’s how you can help:
Donate
Students living on campus can donate their extra and unwanted items in one of the donation bins, which are located in the lobby’s of each of [...]

Waste Watchers Spotlight: Kyle Knight

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

Name: Kyle Knight
Title/Nickname: KKnight
Degree: Industrial Engineering + Economics
Year in School: Senior
When did you start volunteering with the Waste Watchers?
April 2012.
What has been your favorite project or event that the Waste Watchers have been involved in?
The repair fairs, and get caught green-handed.
What keeps you volunteering with the Waste Watchers?
My favorite part is meeting great people, the [...]

Waste Watchers Spotlight: Andrea Norris

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Name: Andrea Norris
Title/Nickname: Known as Dre in the WW. Marketing & Development Coordinator for Campus Recycling.
Degree: B.S. in Fisheries and Wildlife
Year in School:Graduated in 2008
When did you start volunteering with the Waste Watchers?
I’m fortunate enough to be a founding mother! Our volunteer team officially named itself the Waste Watchers in the summer of 2012.
What has [...]

Waste Watchers Spotlight: Kyle Reed

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Name: Kyle Reed
Title/Nickname: Reedcycler
Degree: Biology, Marine Option
Year in School: Second year
When did you start volunteering with the Waste Watchers?
I began to volunteer for the Waste Watchers at the beginning of my first term at OSU.
What has been your favorite project or event that the Waste Watchers have been involved in?
That’s a tough call. I really [...]

Waste Watchers Spotlight: Jasmine Armas

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

Name: Jasmine Armas
Title/Nickname: Curly Fry
Degree: Zoology, Pre-Vet Option
Year in School: First year
When did you start volunteering with the Waste Watchers?
I started volunteering around the beginning of fall term.
What has been your favorite project or event that the Waste Watchers have been involved in?
I love the Repair Fairs; they bring community members and [...]

Waste Watchers Spotlight: Jessica Collins

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Name: Jessica Collins
Nickname/Title: Star Volunteer
Degree: Undergrad
Year in School: First/Freshman standing
I started volunteering with the Waste Watchers last fall term (’13).
My favorite project that I was involved in was Get Caught Green-Handed.
I keep volunteering with the Waste Watchers because it is a place where I can openly share ideas and act upon them with like-minded people.
I’d [...]