​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Sustainable Works

Website: www.sustainableworks.org
Phone: 310-458-8716
Email: sgp@sustainableworks.org​
Address:1744 Pearl Street, SM, CA 90405 (Center for Environmental and Urban Studies)

Welcome to the Student Sustainability Workshops!

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Resources

Community Service

Workshop Members must complete 3 hours of community service with an organization on the community service list provided by Sustainable Works by the final week of the workshops. Please print the Community Service Form below and have the organizer of the event sign it.


Worksbook

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​Other Resources​

  • Syllabus Fall 2019
  • Fall 2019 Workshop Schedule​​​​​​​ - you can miss and make up one meeting by attending another workshop the same week at one of the listed times.
  • "Before" Student Sustaina​bility Survey​​
  • "After" Student Sustainability Survey​

W​eekly Reading and Homework

Week #1: Introduction - Read Introduction and Water Chapters, Complete "Before" Student Sustainability​ Survey​​ and write down results from the Ecological Footprint Quiz (Please read Introduction chapter before completing survey)

Week #2: Water - Implement Water Action Items, Read Energy Chapter

Week #3: Energy - Implement Energy Action Items, Read Waste & Shopping Chapter

Week #4: Waste/Shopping - Implement Waste and Shopping Action Items, Read Chemicals Chapter

Week #5: Chemicals - Implement Chemicals Action Items, Read Transportation Chapter.

Look up a personal care product on the Environmental Working Group "Skin Deep" Database

Week #6: Transportation - Implement Transportation Action Items, Read Food Chapter

Week #7: Food - Implement Food Action Items. Complete  "After" Student Sustainability Survey​ to see how you've improved.​

Week #8: Wrap Up - DUE: Completed signed Community Service Form and any make-up assignments.​​​