Monthly archives: September, 2014

Join the EcoCampus Leadership Board!

EcoCampus is a club for undergraduate and graduate students interested in all aspects of campus sustainability dedicated to promoting sustainability and environmental justice at UIC and around Chicago. All of the approaches are student-based, focusing on what students at a University can do. With ideas, motivation, and hope, they’ve managed to accomplish many great things at UIC and for the greater Chicago area. In the 2011-2012 activities include: campus tree plantings, recycling ambassadorships at sporting events, Campus Conservation Nationals, RecycleMania, and of course- EcoJam!

EcoCampus is recruiting awesome students to fill their leadership board. Currently they are looking for the following:

– Vice President

– Assistant Secretary

– Webmaster (need applicants!)

– Marketing Chair (need applicants!)

– Advertising Chair

– Photographer

– Residence Hall Ambassadors

If you are interested in filling any of these positions, please fill out our Position Selection Form: http://tinyurl.com/p9rg6at BY TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30TH AT MIDNIGHT

If you are unable to make it to the meeting but would still like to run for a position, don’t despair! Please fill out the Google form and then email us at EcoCampusUIC@gmail.com so that we know, and we will make it work.


UIC Chapter of Food Recovery Network is Recruiting Volunteers

Want to help reduce the food waste at UIC Dining Halls? Want to know the behind scenes of East Cafe? Help out the UIC chapter of the Food Recovery Network (FRN) this semester! In FRN, we research and contact Non-profit organizations to donate leftover food from UIC Cafeteria. Currently we are just at the UIC East Cafe, but with your help, it can be much more productive! The UIC Office of Sustainability has worked with students to begin the UIC Chapter of Food Recovery Network past summer. In UIC Food Recovery’s first academic semester, We are recruiting volunteers who can help consistently this Fall 2014. Volunteers will help recruit the non-profit agencies, update food donation logistics, promote the FRN program, and take photos during donations. Get to know friendly dining hall staff and other FRN chapters around the country! Please contact Jullie Han at hhan32@uic.edu for more information.