Your resource for advancing sustainability at Macalester
The Sustainability Office is a resource for encouraging and enabling the advancement of sustainability across campus. It does this by:
- Helping to form connections between Students, Staff, Faculty and the Senior Administration
- Creating and supporting campus communication structures
- Acting as a central hub of information on sustainability
- Supporting sustainability projects and policies
The Sustainability Office works in conjunction with and under the oversight of the Sustainability Advisory Committee.
Monthly Themes for 2017-2018
More information on the following themes can be found at the Macalester College Sustainability Blog. Once a month, the blog will focus on each of the corresponding themes.
The 2017-2018 themes will be:
- September – Transportation/Urban Sustainability
- October – Social Justice (International Round Table theme is “Empathy and its Discontents”)
- November – Food
- December – Energy
- January – Green Jobs and Alumni
- February – Waste
- March – Water
- April – Wellness
- May – Biological Diversity
The office also has numerous student workers throughout the school year and Summer. Email the Sustainability Office if you would like to learn more about the Sustainability Student Worker Network or if you would like to be added to our monthly newsletter.