SMCCCD Sustainability

Creating synergistic benefits to social, ecologic and economic systems is very challenging. Here at San Mateo County Community College District (SMCCCD), we are working to address this challenge by focusing on our mission of accessible, high-quality education for all. To achieve sustainability, both locally and globally, we will need everyone’s help. So whether you are interested in social equity, business, science, management or saving the planet, there are plenty of opportunities to hone your skills on campus and expand your positive impact on the world. Join us as we strive for sustainability!

District response to COVID-19

SMCCCD has moved to primarily online and distance learning. The Sustainability team has transitioned to remote work and we are getting ready to continue our sustainability initiative virtually to stay connected with our students and campus community.

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We are proud to share a video created by one of our student interns, Safwan Fahim, to ask questions about what sustainability means and how to be involved. Join the dialogue on Instagram!

students participated in a lesson on solar that consisted of a tour of Cañada's panels

Connecting operational and educational excellence. Students, Staff, and Faculty partner to give students hands on experience solving sustainability issues.

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