The Pacific University Center for a Sustainable Society provides a collaborative framework for work on reducing the region's environmental footprint. The center works with the faculty to promote inclusion of sustainability topics throughout the curriculum; with students, faculty and staff to increase the use of sustainable practices on the university's campuses; and with internal and external partners to make the university, Forest Grove and Washington County a model for sustainable living.
Opened in July 2012, the center works closely with the University Sustainability Committee, student environmental organizations, faculty, staff, and off-campus partners — such as METRO, Clean Water Services, businesses, nonprofits and local cities — to make the day-to-day operations of the university and the region more sustainable. In concert with the university's mission, the center also promotes opportunities for research, education and relevant work experiences for students.
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Summer 2014 saw two internship opportunities through Adelante Mujeres.
Semiannual Report (September 2013)
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