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About CEJS

CEJS serves as the hub for Seattle University’s environmental programs and sustainability initiatives. If you have any questions about CEJS, campus sustainability, CEJS events, or have an interest in partnering: please contact us at

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Sustainability Stewardship

CEJS promotes Seattle University's climate action and campus sustainability performance, recognizing the centrality of environmental justice to our university’s mission and values, and integrating the science, economics and ethics of this issue in our programs, operations and investments. FIND OUT MORE ABOUT SUSTAINABILITY STEWARDSHIP HERE.

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CEJS works to advance sustainability in Academic Affairs by supporting interdisciplinary scholarship, teaching, and learning in environmental justice and sustainability. FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE ACADEMICS HERE.

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Campus Engagement

CEJS sponsors and develops co-curricular programs, events, and resources to encourage environmental justice and sustainability action, engage with community partners, and advance public policy. FIND OUT MORE ABOUT CAMPUS ENGAGEMENT HERE.



  • SU Ranked 1st in the division category for CRZW

    SU Ranked 1st in the division category for CRZW

    SU ranked 2nd nationally in the diversion from landfill category of the competition with a 62.57% diversion rate and ranked 1st in the medium sized campus division of the diversion category of the competition. 

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  • Two CEJS 2024-2025 Student Worker Positions

    Two CEJS 2024-2025 Student Worker Positions

    CEJS Student Program Assistant and Communications Coordinator- 24-25 Academic Year - Paid Position. To apply for the internship: please send a resume and 1-page cover letter describing your interest and qualifications to Yolanda Cieters,

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  • Bloomberg Green Festival Tickets

    Bloomberg Green Festival Tickets

    All members of Seattle University have the opportunity to attend the Bloomberg Festival for free! The festival takes place July 10–13 in Seattle, and will immerse attendees in solutions-driven experiences with world-renowned experts to inspire climate action. Survey closes May 22. 

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  • Earth Talks: missed the event?

    Earth Talks: missed the event?

    On Earth Day 2024, attendees joined us for SU's fifth annual "Earth Talks event. See the recorded videos here. 

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    In February 2023, the Laudato Si Action Platform leadership team finalized SU's Laudato Si’ Action Plan, with priorities and goals that span across campus operations, departments, and partnerships to advance "sustainability in the holistic spirit of integral ecology."

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