Our mission is to provide El Centro with the tools and support needed to incorporate sustainable decisions regarding education, environment, economics and engagement.
Our focus areas:
Education — Focused on integrating sustainable behavior into the curriculum
- Engagement — A leader in sustainable decisions and providing a model for the community
Economy — Realization of the economic benefits of sustainable solutions
Environment — Committed to programs that protect our natural resources
Are you looking for an opportunity to get more involved in hands-on sustainability projects on campus and in the community? If so, the Environmental Club would like to hear from you! Contact our sponsor Maggie Lopez at firstname.lastname@example.org for club meeting times and event information.
Urban Agriculture and Renewable Resources
Did you know El Centro has two rooftop greenhouses and a rainwater catchment tank? Visit the STEM Center or connect with us online to learn more about our urban agriculture courses and how we’re working to create a more sustainable local food system in Dallas.
- Reduce energy usage
- Think before you print
- Reduce water usage
- Buy products made of renewable materials
- Take public transportation
- Buy local
- Minimize use of toxic material
- Combine trips and carpool