CWU Sustainability

Upcoming Events

Spring Quarter Café: Wednesday, April 19th, 2023, 3:00 – 4:30 PM

Spring Quarter Café: Wednesday, May 24th, 2023, 3:00 – 4:30 PM

Fall Quarter Café: Wednesday, September 27th, 2023, 3:00 – 4:30 PM

Winter Quarter Café: Wednesday, October 25th, 2023, 3:00 – 4:30 PM

Winter Quarter Café: Wednesday, December 6th, 2023, 3:00 – 4:30 PM

Sustainability cafes will be held in-person. Stay tuned for meeting location details.

Past Events


May 20th: Bike to Campus Day 

April: Earth Month 

Thursday-Friday, March 3rd & 4th: WOHESC Watch Party

Monday, February 28th: Mend-It-Monday

Wednesday, February 23rd: Make Your Own Beeswax Wraps

Friday, February 18th: CWU's Great Backyard Bird Count

Tuesday, February 8th: Book Discussion: A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety

Tuesday, February 1st: Author Visit:  A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety

Wednesday, January 26th: Winter Quarter Sustainability Cafe


Tuesday, November 11th: The SunPedal Ride visits CWU

Saturday, October 30th: Plant Trees with SLICE

Wednesday, October 27thSustainability Fair

Saturday, October 23rdFarm & Garden Work Party w/ the Wildcat Neighborhood Farm & SLICE

Wednesday, October 20th: Fall Quarter Cafe

Saturday, October 16thHelp Restore Wilson Creek @ CWU

Saturday, October 16thFarm & Garden Work Party w/ the Wildcat Neighborhood Farm & SLICE

Saturday, October 9th: Farm & Garden Work Party w/ the Wildcat Neighborhood Farm & SLICE

Wednesday, October 6thEnergy Efficiency Day with Puget Sound Energy

Wednesday, May 19th, 3-4pm: Sustainability Champions Awards Celebration and Sustainability End-of-Year Celebration (on Zoom)

Wednesday, May 12th, 11am-1pm: WAHESC Sustainability at Home webinar (video recording)

Wednesday, April 21st, 3-4:30pm: Spring Quarter Sustainability Cafe (on Zoom)

April 19th-23rd: CWU Earth Week celebrations

April 29 to April 30: support student sustainability projects during #GiveCentral 2021

    January 27: Winter Quarter Sustainability Cafe (on Zoom) 


    November 6: Harnessing the potential of used glass, locally  (Zoom recording, passcode: =P2+!+0U )

    October 29: Tree Campus Higher Education -- Service Learning Project 

    September 30: Fall Quarter Sustainability Cafe (on Zoom)

    September 7: Sustainability Tour of Campus (on wheels)

    September 7: visit the CWU Sustainability booth at the Service Fair

    September 8: BYOCoffee at the Wildcat Neighborhood Farm

    September 8: Sustainability @ CWU (on Zoom)

    Month of May: May Cycling Challenge

    May 27: Sustainability Cafe End-of-Year Celebration, 3pm, Zoom call 

    April 29: WAHESC Digital Earth Day Seminars: Taking Action for Climate Change Solutions (view recording)

    April 24: National Arbor Day celebration

    April 22: CWU Earth Week celebrations

    April 21: Earth Day in Ellensburg: Celebrating Community Sustainability Initiatives (view recording)

    April 15: Spring Sustainability Cafe (on Zoom)

    Spring Quarter 2020: volunteer at the Wildcat Neighborhood Farm