Green Student Organizations

You want to work on a Green project? You want to feel useful to your campus? You feel you need to connect with what matters?

Become an Eco-Rep ! 
Are you a student resident at UM with a passion for the environment, or do you just want to have a positive impact on your peers and improve sustainability on your campus? Start helping your fellow residents on environmental issues like waste reduction, energy and water conservation.
Apply now, visit 
ECO Rep.

Become a Green Committee member! 
Small groups of students passionate about the environment and willing to volunteer to help with event logistics, take on innovative projects and make their school, department, lab or office more sustainable. If you are interested, contact Stefanie Getz at srg128@miami.edu 




                                                   
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Join the Student Government ECO Agency Board, and start making a difference for a greener U!

> You have a project for UM to become more sustainable? Your idea could help us reduce our carbon footprint, our water footprint, enhance our recycling programs or start an educational campaign!
PLEASE, contact us, if your application qualifies, your project could be eligible for funding
> Contact Vacca, Sianna Raquel srv26@miami.edu  

Are you a student resident at UM with a passion for the environment, or do you just want to have a positive impact on your peers and improve sustainability on your campus? 

 

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Student Green Committee at Miller
If you are student in the School of Medicine, join our Green Team! In collaboration with Student Government, our group of passionate students promote current programs like the Green Lab program and work on new initiatives. Learn more, visit our SGC at Miller page.

 

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For local food lovers and gardeners at UM:

Help get the word out about the UM CommUnity Garden Club new Food Garden project at the Arboretum in the Spring 2019!
Contact Terri Hood

Visit CommUnity Garden on Facebook. Preliminary design from CommUnity Garden for the Food Garden at the Arboretum. Check out this video

 

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Join the UMiami USGBC Students

U.S. Green Building Council Students is a group for all students who are interested in sustainable (green) building and urbanization. We are constantly working to create a greener campus, and raise awareness both on campus and in the community.
Visit UMiami USGBC Students

 

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To find more UM Student organizations that have an impact on sustainability progress on campus and in the community, visit Org Sync.

  • UM Climate Reality Project
  • Plant Based Canes
  • UM Ecocinema Group
  • Grad Green Team
  • Alternative Breaks: Student Activities and Student Organizations; Service/Social Action
  • U Cycle: Bike repairs, weekly rides, visit http://www.facebook.com/groups/umiamibikes/ 
  • Plant Based Canes: promoting the health, environmental, and ethical benefits of a plant based lifestyle. @PlantBasedUM 
  • U Cook- to learn cooking skills. http://www.facebook.com/umcookingclub/ 
  • Ocean Awareness Week
  • Green Committee at Miller
  • USGBC - UM Chapter


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The University of Miami has many Student Organizations with Environmentally related activities please see links below for more information. Contact other organizations on campus

> Student Government Resolution
> Student Government


Here are Green tips for your daily life: Check our Green Living Brochure

 

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Welcome to the “Sustainability at the U” module

Are you a freshman, transfer student or resident on campus?
Check out this video on all the great green features our beautiful campus has to offer and hear what President Frenk has to say about Sea Level Rise in our region.
In this module you will learn about renewable energy, water conservation, and proper recycling in Miami Dade.

 

After viewing the video, please take this short survey. It will help you learn how to play your part at keeping our campus eco-friendly. To inquire about all the things you can do to make your campus more sustainable, reach out to Green U, our Office of Sustainability.
If you want to get even more involved and leave a green legacy on campus, contact our Student Government ECO agency.
Thank you and keep it Green!