volunteer opportunities

Info Session: Renewable Energy Student Engagement Team (RESET)

By Clara on October 23, 2018 in

The Renewable Energy Student Engagement Team (RESET) is a unique opportunity for WashU students to take an active part in WashU’s solar panel installation. RESET students will gain direct field-based experience, work with professionals, and build knowledge about business, policy, and engineering....

Recycling Genius Lunch & Learns Summer Series

By Brenda on July 9, 2018 in Community, Featured, Uncategorized

This summer the Office of Sustainability will be hosting a series of Recycling Genius Lunch & Learns. The Recycling Genius training consists of a brief, yet in-depth, training on what can be recycled and composted and why. Once you are trained as a Recycling Genius, you can provide presentati...

Share Our Stuff 2018: Seeking Volunteers!

By Clara on April 6, 2018 in Uncategorized, Water

SWAP is getting ready for Share Our Stuff, its end-of-semester donation initiative, and is looking for volunteers! Partnering with WashU ResLife, the Office of Sustainability, and WashU Facilities, SWAP is mobilizing a campus-wide (and off-campus WashU owned) collection for anything usable that w...

Employee Picnic Strives for Zero Waste

By Cassandra on September 19, 2016 in Community, School of Medicine, Waste

On September 30th, the Office of Sustainability and the Operations and Facilities Management Departments will team up with the Employee Picnic Planning Committee to pursue zero waste at the Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM) Employee Picnic. Betsy Snyder, Chair of the Employee Picnic...

Volunteer at the Employee Picnic

By Cassandra on July 1, 2016 in

Volunteer to help the WUSM Employee Picnic achieve zero waste! Volunteers will manage three waste stations to help attendees sort compostables, recyclables and landfill material. Contact Cassandra Hage for more information or to sign up: chage22@wustl.edu.