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Sustainability

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide El Centro College the tools and support needed to incorporate sustainable decisions regarding education, environment, economics and engagement.

Our focuses are:
  • Education - Focused on integrating sustainable behavior into the college 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

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About Our Logo:

The Sustainability logo reflects the four foundations of our efforts at El Centro: Education, Environment, Engagement, and Economy. Each of these foundations provides a base for implementing sustainable concepts. In each of the triangles above, an example of sustainable practice is displayed. When all of these forces come together, they form an iconic symbol of sustainability and humanity. Cut out the above image and construct your own symbol of you willingness to participate in sustainability at El Centro.

Information List

  • Recycle
  • 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