Sustainability Events

Take on the challenge together

Scary Recycling Relay

October 17th

Join us at the Student Union Patio to learn about the scary reality of plastics and where your recycling actually goes. We will be dressed in costumes related to the scary realities of climate change while we educate the UCF community on the do’s and boo’s of recycling.

Upcoming Events

  1. FreshU Mobile Kitchen Cooking Demo

    November 13 @ 11:50 am - 12:30 pm
  2. November GEEOlogue Meeting

    November 20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  3. FreshU Mobile Kitchen Cooking Demo

    November 21 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  4. Tower Garden Workshop

    November 25 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Campus Sustainability Month

Campus Sustainability Month is an international celebration of sustainability that occurs every October. Events include public speakers, film screening, sustainability related activities, and more.
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World Water Day

Each March, Sustainability Initiatives brings together a variety of departments, registered student organizations, and individuals to educate, conserve, and celebrate water in all of its forms.
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Kill-a-Watt

This annual energy savings competition encourages reduced energy consumption in on-campus housing for a chance to win scholarship prizes.
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Pollinator Photography Contest

To celebrate National Pollinator Week and UCF’s recent certification as a “Bee Campus USA”, Sustainability Initiatives generates some buzz for native bees and other pollinators annually with a pollinator photography contest!
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Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July is a world-wide, month long challenge with the goal of curbing plastic consumption. If you’re looking for an opportunity to reduce your plastic footprint this is the challenge for you!
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National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week is a nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today’s widespread availability of plug-in vehicles and highlight the benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric vehicles.
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Swap Shop

At the end of spring and fall semesters, students, faculty, and staff have the opportunity to donate their clean clothes and used goods! By bringing in donatable items, you'll be able to swap them out for other gifted goods! All leftovers go to the Knight's Pantry.
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Climate Correction

VoLo Foundation, in partnership with the University of Central Florida, invites you to join the inaugural Climate Correction conference. Bringing together industry experts to discuss the data, economics, and best practices for mitigating and adapting to climate change.
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Ecoalition

Get involved with sustainability on campus and pitch ideas for sustainable initiatives and events for the fall and spring semesters. There are chances to collaborate with RSO's, and get a look at UCF's sustainable progress and development goals!
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