Kristyn Payne – CSSC Spotlight

By. Drew Story The California Student Sustainability Coalition (CSSC) has had immense impact in developing California students into leaders. Comprising a diverse team of individuals, each with a different story to tell, unified by common goals and passions, CSSC paves the way for students to achieve measurable results for the […]

Your Invitation to Convergence

by:Emili Abdel-Ghany Where do I begin? I feel like I am planning my graduation party, what better celebration than with old friends and new from across the state in my second home of UC Davis? This convergence is going to be different. It may be uncomfortable, fun, smelly, exhausting, inspiring, […]

2010 Fall Convergence Reflections from Andrew Chang

The Convergence weekend was an incredible ride from start to finish. I am so excited to be able to share my experiences and favorite moments from the Convergence with you all. This was all about the community we built, so I would love for any and all of you who were a part of this to share your favorite moments from the Convergence on the comments page!

Convergence in T-Minus 17 Days!

Happy Tuesday everyone! The convergence is less than THREE weeks away and we here at UCSB are excitedly getting our campus ready for all your shining faces and brilliant minds! Get ready for a weekend in beautiful Santa Barbara that is at once intense and relaxing, inspiring and energizing. There […]

Save the Date: Governors’ Global Climate Summit 3

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and other subnational leaders, in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme and United Nations Environment Programme, is hosting the Governors’ Global Climate Summit 3. This summit will take place November 15-16, 2010 at the Mondavi Center on the campus of the University of California, Davis. Join […]

Housing For Everyone!

Hello Convergence Attendees! There is less than 3 weeks till the first day of the Convergence and we are buzzing with excitement and eagerness!  The weekend is shaping up to be an absolutely outstanding one with all pieces falling into beautiful places. I wanted to write real snappy to inform […]

Research Program Opportunities in Copenhagen – App due April 21

Applications due April 21st for the LoCal Renewable Energy Summer Research Program. The Summer Program is four weeks long with the first week an online course. The following three weeks are on-site in Denmark and include full-time course work combined with classroom lectures and seminars as well as field trips […]

Just 4 Weeks Away!

Fine Fun Friday! Hello all Convergence comers, UCSD awaits you in a quite and anxious manner.  We are only four full weeks away from the Friday of the Convergence, a night certain to be full of relaxed memory.  The Old Student Center of campus, stocked full with the Food Co-op, the […]

2010 California Higher Education Sustainability Conference

Over 1500 students, staff, faculty and administrators in California higher education will gather from June 20-23, 2010 at the 9th annual California Sustainability Conference at Los Angeles Trade-Technical College, to explore the ways in which we can implement social, environmental, and economic sustainability on our campuses statewide; prepare this generation […]

CSSC LA Regional Potluck, Sherman Oaks – March 14th

Please join us for a community building dinner of dedicated students working towards sustainability in the Los Angeles and Southern California region. Please bring a yummy dish, appetizer, desert, or beverage to share, as well as any musical instruments. Join us in this wonderful opportunity to get to know one […]

California Water Tour

The California Water Tour seeks to bring together qualified students and young professionals on a week long exploration of California’s intricate natural and artificial water systems. Participants will visit public, private, research and non-profit institutions in a peer-to-peer dialogue concerning the future of California’s water. University students, recent graduates and […]

Film Festival

Contest: Student Sustainability Film Festival – Due May 14th

Entries Due May, 14 – The Northwest Institute for Social Change is now encouraging and accepting entries from high school and college students across North America for its 2010 Student Sustainability Film Festival. We are inviting students to produce and submit short films about projects their communities and colleges have […]