Get Involved

  • Volunteer: Contact Merith Weisman merith.weisman@sonoma.edu at the Center for Community Engagement or Claudia Luke lukec@sonoma.edu at the Center for Environmental Inquiry. Students can also contact JUMP (Join Us Making Progress)
  • Join a Student Group:
    • Students for Sustainability: Fosters sustainability efforts at SSU and in the community. Contact: Arden Childers, childera@sonoma.edu or Peter Forte, forte@sonoma.edu
    • Green Council: Student village council members who support sustainability in residential communities, including the STEP Up initiative. Contact: Chase Overholt, overholc@sonoma.edu
    • Vegans at Sonoma State: Encourages student to limit their impact on animal lives and the environment. Contact: President- Rebecca Dement dement@sonoma.edu or Vice President, Chase Overholt overholc@sonoma.edu
    • Outdoor Resource Center (Rec Center) - Promotes outdoor oriented programs for students, including Outdoor Pursuits, Low Rope Course, Bike Rentals, Super Kids Camp, and Wilderness Welcome Program. Contact: Student Sustainability Representative Brieanne Forbes  (707) 664-3478 or outdoorresourcecenter@sonoma.edu
    • Join Us Making Progress (JUMP): Creates educational volunteer opportunities for student that promote sustainability. Contact: President Peter Forte forte@sonoma.edu
    • Friends of Copeland Creek - Works on restoration of Copeland Creek on campus. Contact: Lecturer Wendy St. John wendystjohn@sonoma.edu
    • Garden Classroom - Produces fresh, healthy, organic produce for people in need. Contact: Professor Daniel Soto soto@sonoma.edu
  • Learn about Student Projects - see Waters Collaborative and Fire Response and Recover
  • Sign Up for Workshops and Trainings - Naturalist Training, Land Management,and Water Research Trainings with the Center for Environmental Inquiry