News for EC/ENST students - 10/26/2022

1) Decolonizing Sustainability Speaker Series, Nov. 2

2) "Preparing Frontline Communities for Climate Disruption," Nov. 3
3) URPC Open Forums - Nov. 1, 15, and 29
This is a four-part series taking place every other Tuesday throughout the fall semester. All Open Forums will take place from 9:00 am-10:30 am in The Great Hall and will be recorded and posted to view for those that cannot attend.

Tuesday, October 18, 2022: Budget Planning & Enrollment Update
Content: Budget 101, overview of where we are, where we are headed, and how we all fit, highlight fall budget planning activities (including poly), highlight Fall Census enrollment and current enrollment projections (recording)

Tuesday, November 1, 2022: Graduation Initiative 2025 (GI 2025) Retention & Graduation, Enrollment Demographics
Content: Overview of Cal Poly Humboldt enrollment demographics, overview of Cal Poly Humboldt retention and graduation statistics, update on the five GI 2025 priorities, highlight new CO student success dashboards, highlights from the CSU GI 2025 Convening

Tuesday, November 15, 2022: Capital Projects, Maintenance, and Space Planning
Content: Overview of current capital, maintenance, and space planning efforts underway. In addition, we will overview the USFAC committee and space planning process. 

Tuesday, November 29, 2022: Beyond the General Fund: Highlighting the Broader Ecosystem of Resources at Humboldt, Including Research, Philanthropy, and Community Partnerships
Content: Panelist session highlighting initiatives underway and future opportunities

4) Fall 2022 Ecoseries: "Bat Conservation, Rediscovering a Lost Bat Species," Nov. 3
As part of the Fall 2022 EcoSeries speaker series, Dr. Winifred Frick will speak on "Bat Conservation, Rediscovering a Lost Bat Species." Nov. 3, 4pm, WDFS 258. Sponsored by the Wildlife Graduate Student Society. Questions? Email
5) School for Environment & Sustainability virtual visit day, Nov. 4
The University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS) will be holding a virtual Fall Visit Day for prospective graduate students on Friday, November 4th. This is a great opportunity for prospective students to attend exciting presentations and virtual meet-and-greets designed to help them get to know the SEAS community. This is an opportunity to meet with leading sustainability scholars and get advice from graduate students about how to make the most of the programs at U-M SEAS! Register here.
6) Cal Poly Humboldt Sustainability Newsletter 
Browse the most recent newsletter to find information on events, campus sustainability projects, community happenings, and other useful tips. This newsletter is authored by Green Campus, a student group that operates under Cal Poly Humboldt's Office of Sustainability. Upcoming items of possible interest to ENST/EC students include:
  • Food Sovereignty Lab internship, applications due Nov. 18
  • Cal Poly SLO is hosting Climate Solutions Now, a virtual conference on climate change and sustainability issues, Oct. 26-28.
  • Students for Zero Waste Conference, Nov. 9-13.