Welcome to the Student Environmental Council (SEC) at WashU!

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Are you looking to get involved in environmental issues on campus?

We have many opportunities for you to get involved.

  • Check out our Environmental Student Groups to find an organization that matches your interests.
  • SEC hosts monthly meetings of all the environmental student groups, providing an opportunity for collaboration and communication about each group’s activities on campus. All are welcome at these meetings, please email sec@su.wustl.edu if interested.

Events and Projects

September 19th: Group trip to the New American Roadtrip

October: Sustainability Month

October 18th: Harvest Festival

February 13th: SU Trending Topics with Vandana Shiva

April: Earth Week

Ongoing commitments: Reducing single-use plastic on campus and supporting the divestment efforts of Fossil Free WashU.