​​​​​​​​​​​​​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!

 

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

Click a chapter to download

Other Resources

  • PDF FileFall 2017 Syllabus​
  • PDF FileWorkshop Schedule​​​​​​ - you can miss and make up one meeting by attending another workshop the same week at one of the listed times.
  • "After​" Student Sustainability Survey

Weekly Reading and Homework

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

Week #2: Water - Implement Water Solutions, Read Energy Chapter

Week #3: Energy - Implement Energy Solutions, Read Waste Chapter

Week #4: Waste - Implement Waste Solutions, Read Chemicals Chapter

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

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

Week #6: Transportation - Implement Transportation Solutions, Read Shopping/Food Chapter

Week #7: Shopping/Food - Implement Shop/Food Solutions. Complete Sustainability "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.​​​