UC Sustainability

UC Sustainability

Workshop Series

Spring 2013

January 30

7:00pm
Bike Kitchen

Home Brewing

In this hands-on workshop, we will discuss the methods for brewing various beverages at home.  Ginger ale will be used as an example.

February 16

Time & Place TBA

A Guide to Sustainability at UC

This mini-summit will introduce students to the myriad opportunities in sustainability at UC.  It is being organized by the Student Government Sustainability Co-Directors as a companion to the fall Student Sustainability Summit.  This mini-summit is meant to introduce freshmen and other students to the ways they can get involved in making UC a more sustainable campus.  The event will feature guest speakers and break out sessions.

February 27

7:00pm
Bike Kitchen

Container Gardening & Composting

Get ready for spring with this workshop!  Attendees will learn the basics of gardening inside and in small spaces via container gardening.  Everyone will create one container herb to take home (supplies provided).  The workshop will also discuss how to begin composting at home, even without a backyard.

March 27

7:00pm
Bike Kitchen

Intro to Bike Safety & Maintenance

Are you interested in taking your bike on to the road?  Then this is the workshop for you!  Our trained student bicycle mechanics and expert urban cyclists will go over everything you need to know before heading out on the roads.  This will include safety precautions and basic maintenance skills.  Other topics include how to dress for any weather and defensive riding skills.