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Sustainability Month


Green Date and Grow Beach Green Date at the Grow Beach Garden

Tuesday, October 3rd from 5:30 - 8 pm

Come Join Sustain U for our exciting new event, Green Date,  which will be held on Tuesday, October 3rd from 5:30-8 pm at Grow Beach, located off of Atherton St. next to the Isabel Patterson Child Development Center. This is a great opportunity to get to know our community garden on campus and join Sustain U for music, crafts and light refreshments. We hope to see you there! 


If you are interested in getting a plot and would like to fill out an application, please respond to this email or email us at: The cost for a student year to date for a plot is only $25 which includes access to our tool shed and water. Remember that multiple students can pitch in to get one plot to share!

Green Rides ExpoGreen Rides Expo

Thursday, October 5th, 11 am - 1 pm

Central Campus Quad

Come on out and meet some of CSULB's Sustainable Transportation partners and learn how you can have a greener commute to campus!

LA Metro: Learn about how you can take Metro to campus and learn about other ways to rideshare.

Waze Carpool: Learn how you can use the Waze app to find a carpool to campus

LBT: Say hello to Long Beach Transit and learn more about bus routes to campus

Velofix: Get a complimentary bike check and get your wheels rolling smoothly!

University Police Department: The UDP will be providing on-site bike registration

Long Beach Mobility Team: Giving you a chance to try out Long Beach Bike share!

Eco-Crafts & Noontime tunesEco-Crafts & Noontime Tunes

Tuesday,  October 24th from 11 am to 1 pm (Notice: the original event date has been changed due to concerns about poor outdoor air quality)

University Student Union, Southwest Terrace

Come on down to the University Student Union's Southwest Terrace for eco-craft activities and lunch-time entertainment provided by 22 West Media! A variety of campus organizations will be hosting eco-themed crafts and activities at their booths. You can plant succulents, create one of a kind jewelry pieces from repurposed materials, or participate in a variety of sustainability-themed activities, all in one place. Come on down!


Climathon Long Beach

Climathon - Long Beach

Friday, October 27th at 10 am to Saturday, October 28th at 10 am

Duncan Anderson Gallery at CSULB's Design Building

CSULB’s Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship is partnering with the City of Long Beach to host the annual Climathon at Cal State Long Beach! Climathon is a global 24-hour climate change hack-a-thon which will take place simultaneously in major cities around the world on October 27th, 2017. This event provides solutions for challenges in major global cities through the support of people who have both passion and skill-sets to solve them. Climathon attracts innovators, entrepreneurs, students and professionals to create innovative solutions to various city climate challenges. Learn more and sign up on the official webpage, and email to get involved in this groundbreaking event.

Sustainability Month ContestsWin cool sustainability swag and braggin' rights by participating in contests happening all month long!

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