Upcoming Events! If you would like to add an event to our calendar, please feel free to send us your organization’s name, name of the event, date/time of event, point of contact, & a brief description to: ut@ucf.edu.

E.Co Monthly Meeting @ Student Union
Nov 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
E.Co Monthly Meeting @ Student Union

Come join the E.Co in their monthly meet-up session to go over the month’s e.co events, etlkja taljd lkjaf

Art Scholarship Deadline @ Academic Services
Mar 16 @ 12:00 pm – Mar 16 @ 9:00 pm

Make sure to get your ART in for a chance to win the 1st prize Scholarship of $500

E.Co Meeting @ Student Union, Cedar Key-Rm 223
Aug 30 @ 7:00 pm – Aug 30 @ 8:00 pm

This first meeting will be an introduction to the next E.Co Era! The agenda for this meeting is to allow environmentally-interested students, student organizations, and department representatives to express perspectives of E.Co’s role in UCF’s sustainability movement. Sustainability is an interdisciplinary movement which involves every field of knowledge and expertise.  During this meeting, together  we will define who E.Co is as an organization and what role we will play in this year’s sustainability efforts.

IDEAS General Meeting @ Student Union, Pegasus G
Aug 30 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm

IDEAS is kicking it off the semester with a general meeting on Thursday, August 30th in the Student Union in Room, Pegasus G.

Come on over and invite your friends as well to come check out what we have in store this upcoming semester.

Hope to see you all this Thursday

IDEAS Garden Plot Lovin’ @ UCF's Arboretum
Aug 31 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

We’ve adopted a plot at the Arboretum and we’re going to start our semester off right by showing it some tender lovin’.

Wear comfortable gardening clothes and don’t forget your water!

Ape Awareness @ Student Union Cape Florida 316AB
Sep 11 @ 9:30 pm – 10:30 pm

This event is to raise awareness for ape conservation and how humans have dramatically impacted their natural environment. Food and drinks will be provided at this event. A guest speaker from the Center for Great Apes will be presenting. If you are planning to attend this event, we ask that you bring an item from the wish list of the Center for Great Apes, which can be found at http://www.centerforgreatapes.org/wish-list.aspx to serve as your admission ticket and to also aid the Center for Great Apes.


Host: Knights for Marine and Wildlife Conservation

CNU Orlando: Greening Orlando @ Taste Restaurant
Sep 11 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Greening Orlando with Jonathan Ippel

Mr. Ippel will discuss GreenWorks Orlando, the City’s comprehensive program to protect its natural resources, provide economic opportunity through environmental sustainability, and encourage environmentally-friendly lifestyles and business practices for those who live, work, or visit Orlando.

You may have seen GreenWorks projects in progress for several years. The program is about to launch an aggressive effort to scale-up these initiatives to better achieve community-

wide environmental success on areas such as energy, transportation, water, solid waste, local food systems, the clean economy, and livability.

There is no cost to attend. Attendees are encouraged to support our venue by ordering food or drink!

Lake I.D.E.A.S. Clean Up @ Lake IDEAS (behind soccer intramural fields)
Sep 11 @ 10:30 pm – 11:30 pm

First Clean Up of the Fall semester will take place at Lake IDEAS on September 6, 2012.

Pickers, gloves, and bags will be provided so bring some friends and a smile. We’ll also enjoy a yummy snack before the clean up so please be punctual :) Hope to see you all there, lets give our lake some well deserved lovin’

Green Team Dinner @ Ethos Vegan Kitchen
Sep 13 @ 12:00 am – 3:00 am

Come out for a nice dinner with your fellow Teamers! There will be a carpool meet-up!


Facebook event: http://www.facebook.com/events/351850971563035/

E.Co Meeting @ SU 224
Sep 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

We will be discussing the GAME DAY CHALLENGE!!!! Also FREE Honest Tea!!!!! Open to the public! Join the environmental movement!

Upcycling/Potluck Night @ Academic Village-Hercules Community Bldg.113 Rm 103
Sep 13 @ 10:00 pm – 1:00 am

Time for an upcycling creation night!

Come by the Academic Village and we’ll get those hands working!

We need to stock up on plastic bag bracelets and magazines coasters to raise some money for IDEAS and to promote awareness on waste contamination.

If you have any of the following materials, please bring them:

-string or threads ( to give the bracelets some color! )
-soda can taps
-old magazines
-and anything else you might like to add.

Come on out for some fun!

It’s a potluck too, so bring something tasty to share!

Waste Workshop by the Arboretum @ Arboretum
Sep 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join the discussion about the psychology and neuroscience behind our disposable culture and wasteful habits.