CMCI Enviornmenal Projects at CU Boulder Funded by Mission Zero

By Hannah Prince (Jour’22) Meatless Monday As Emma Rabius (StratComm’22, CMCI) walked across campus, she was deep in thought about a class assignment: create a climate-focused project that would change student attitudes. It had to be good, she knew. The winning idea would be submitted for grant funding. Once in class, Rabius proposed a localized,…

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Hindsight Presents Changing Skies Launch Event

Hindsight will host its first Launch Event for its new journal Changing Skies. This event will take place on the University of Colorado Boulder campus in the University Memorial Center in room 235 on November 11th at 7pm. It features keynote speaker Scott King, whose Mission Zero initiative funded the production of Changing Skies. Join the Hindsight staff in celebrating the printing of Changing Skies featuring Creative Nonfiction writing and artwork related to the effects of climate change, these pieces come from CU Boulder students and beyond.

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Zonta Foothills Foundation Announces The Bev Sears Climate Action Scholarship

BOULDER, Colorado – (October 12, 2022) The Zonta Foothills Foundation introduces the Bev Sears Climate Action Scholarship for women attending the University of Colorado Boulder and pursuing studies in climate-related fields. This scholarship is intended to support these women to become leaders who will sustain the planet for future generations. What is the Zonta Foothills…

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Open Letter to the University of Colorado System to Divest from Fossil Fuels

We, the University of Colorado students, alumni, faculty and staff, and concerned community members, call on the University of Colorado to commit to divesting the University of Colorado System’s Treasury Pool, Retirement Funds, and Endowment from the fossil fuel industry and to reinvesting in a just energy transition by the end of 2027.

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CU’s eCenter Director, Dave Newport, on Mission Zero

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Originally posted on CU’s website here If the eCenter had a competitor If the Environmental Center (eCenter) were a private business operating in a market and another business called “Mission Zero” came along that had the same mission, more flexibility, and greater resources, we would have to consider them a challenging competitor. Fortunately, we serve…

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Mission Zero Partners with CU Boulder’s College of Media, Communication, and Information

Mission Zero to fund 8 climate action programs within CU Boulder’s CMCI  Mission Zero is proud to announce $25,000 in funding for climate change programs in partnership with the University of Colorado Boulder’s College of Media, Communication, and Information (CMCI). CMCI is an interdisciplinary college committed to giving today’s communicators a wider variety of knowledge,…

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Mission Zero Partners with CU Boulder’s Leeds School of Business

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Mission Zero to fund a new climate course, “Climate Action for Business”  Mission Zero is proud to announce a newly funded program with the University of Colorado (CU) Boulder’s Leeds School of Business. Leeds is committed to educating principled, innovative leaders who drive value. The Center for Ethics and Social Responsibility (CESR) at Leeds is…

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