By Daimon Eklund | Mar 9, 2015

If you're interested in working on sustainability issues around campus, there are several openings right now for current UW students.

The UW Sustainability office is looking for a Sustainability Communications Intern. This is a paid position for an intern who will research and write Sustainability Snapshot articles, blog posts and other stories for the UW Sustainability site, highlighting various people, buildings and sustainability projects across UW. This is an opportunity to learn more about sustainability efforts and be a part of our work to implement our Climate Action Plan at the University of Washington and to have stories published on a site reaching UW students, faculty and staff as well as the larger sustainability community. Intern will also have the opportunity to assist with special projects for outreach and social media campaigns. The position is available for spring and summer quarter. For more information and to apply, go to and search for 87919.

EcoReps is looking for an Assistant Marketing and Outreach Coordinator. The EcoReps program’s responsibility is to f​oster a culture of sustainability at UW with focuses in alternative transportation, waste diversion, energy reduction, and water management. The intern will assist in keeping with program organization, group outreach, management of social media and promotion material, participate in program strategy, and assist in the revision of the EcoReps program. The position will be approximately 7-10 hours per week through June, and is open to all full-time UW students. Any major may apply with special consideration for Environmental Science, Marketing, or Communications majors.  For more information and to apply, go to and search for 87839.

The Campus Sustainability Fund (CSF) is in the process of hiring a new fund Coordinator for the 2015-2016 school year. The coordinator serves as the primary staff point of oversight and management for all aspects of the organization. The position is open to UW graduate students. To apply or get more information, visit Husky Jobs and search for position 87517.