​​​​​​​Center for Environmental and Urban Studies 

1744 Pearl Street
Santa Monica, CA 90405

There are many ways to get involved with sustainaiblity at SMC. You'll benefit and the planet will too! Check out this video of our bike club leading JAMs students on a bike ride to the recycling center. See below for more ways to GET INVOLVED!

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​​Get Involved with Sustainability at SMC

Center for Environmental an Urban Studies (CEUS)

As the hub of campus sustainability, this renovated Center is a model of green design and materials. It houses a library of eco books and DVDs, is a meeting place for eco - clubs and the Student Greening Workshops and provides student jobs through Federal Work Study, Student Help, and Internships.
1744 Pearl St.
(310) 434-3909

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Student Greening Workshop

An 8-week workshop offered by many professors as extra credit. Covers issues and solutions in the areas of Water, Energy, Waste, Chemicals, Transportation, Food & Shopping. Includes field trips, films, peer to peer education, and opportunities for leadership.

Coordinator: Kaya Foster
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Sustainable Technologies Programs

Get high quality training, on-the-job experience, an industry recognized certificate, and job placement assistance in the green collar economy. Certificates can be earned in one semester!

Photovoltaic Installation: Provides skills necessary to place and advance in the solar energy industry, and a holistic perspective on the role of solar power in a changing global economy and climate. Prepares students for entry level NABCEP exam.

Recycling & Resource Management: Learn the skills to help individuals, communities, and businesses reduce waste, save money, and operate more efficiently.

Energy Efficiencies: Learn to provide analyses and recommendation to increase energy efficiency in residential, and commercial settings.

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