Events

 

Events with a sustainability focus occur year-round - Do you or your organization want to help tackle litter issues on campus, repurpose your old dorm room furniture and school supplies, assist our football stadium maintain its "zero-waste" distinction, or get your building involved with our Green Office program? Contact Tyler Sytsma for ways you can participate!

Upcoming Events:

Transportation Fair

October 15th, 10-2pm

CHHS Plaza

The annual Transportation Fair has dozens of organization set up to provide you with information on your travel options as a student, safey, and advocacy opportunities. As with most events like this on campus, there will be plenty of free giveaways! 

Student Gathering

October 16th, 6-8pm

Student Union Rotunda

Sponsored by the Charlotte Green Initiative, your student green fund, the Student Gathering is for student organizations and individuals to come together and share ideas of how the campus could be made a more sustainable place...in addition to free pizza and pumpkin carving. The goal of this is to hopefully identify some projects that could be submitted as proposals for your green fund to vote on and potentially appove. 

Campus Cleanup

October 17th, 10-2pm

McMillan Greenhouse, Motorsports Lab, Houlshouser Lawn

Each semester, the Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling conducts a campus cleanup at various locations around campus. This is a great way to give back to your UNC Charlotte community, gain service hours, or just getting some exercise walking around campus. Snacks will be provied for volunteers, and all the gloves, bags, and litter sticks will be provided.