Environmental Center

We Are Hiring

Gain Professional and Leadership Skills. Make a positive difference. Have fun.

Quite possibly, the greatest job ever...just saying

The Environmental Center is currently hiring student staff to join our Local Food Security, Real Food Challenge, Zero Waste, and Campus Sustainability project teams. EC student staff work in groups alongside of our professional staff to develop and implement projects that drive environmental and social change forward on campus and in our community.....all while learning new skills that will prove invaluable in the job market...all while making friends with a crew of kind and passionate people. Your work could range from working with local farmers to harvest food destined for the campus cafeteria, to working with the City of Durango and our student government to establish a bikeshare on campus. The sky is the limit.

If you are a passionate person interested in making change and looking for an exceptional job on campus, click here to learn more and apply.

This post is by Michaela Steiner, a student and divestment organizer at Fort Lewis College in Colorado: I decided to attend college in Colorado because of its pristine beauty and great hiking opportunities. I’m a native Coloradan and have always enjoyed taking walks through the mountains; the natural scenery here provides a landscape for so […]

This I Believe
5/13/2014 1:01 PM
My life has been woven by the theme of the unconventional. From my parents’ origins to the way I saw the ordinary things of the world, I knew that I might never quite fit in anywhere. Growing up in the outskirts of the largest city in South America, I found refuge amongst the trees, plants, […]

This I Believe
4/10/2014 1:40 PM
By Chris Davis, Zero Waste Team member A focus point of my life is spirituality. I know this is a heavy word and means different things to different people. To me, spirituality is the belief that there is a sacred entity intertwined in every aspect of life. Everything is interconnected and has importance to a […]

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