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The University's sustainability newsletter.
Student Edition Issue 120, March 2021
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Dear students,

Opportunities to develop new skills may seem hard to come by at the moment which is why we're delighted to announce free training workshops for Cambridge students as well as seven paid internships. Read on for more opportunities as well as details of the University's Let's Talk Transport campaign which launches today!

The Sustainability Team
Gain accredited experience in environmental auditing

Sign up for your chance to gain FREE practical experience as well as a unique insight into sustainability here at Cambridge. All sessions take place remotely, no technical knowledge is needed and the training is approved by IEMA.

Paid summer internships

 
Interested in fighting the climate challenge, gaining real-world experience and adding to your CV? Cambridge Zero and the Sustainability Team have seven paid virtual summer internships. Find out more and apply online here.

Let's Talk Transport


Join the conversation about what's stopping us travelling more sustainably. Whether you have specific circumstances which don't fit with sustainable travel options or just don't feel confident on a bike, we want to hear what you have to say. Student voices matter!

Join the Carbon Optimiser competition 
 

Carbon Optimiser is a student-led project helping individuals reduce their carbon footprint. Register for the competition online and start tracking your daily carbon footprint. Collect points to lower your carbon footprint and be in with a chance of winning a £20 voucher.

Volunteer with Cambridge Carbon Map 

 
Cambridge Carbon Map is an environmental organisation aiming to promote decarbonisation across Cambridgeshire. Opportunities are open for a Front-End Developer volunteer as well as a WordPress Implementer volunteer. See their website for more info.

Share your wildlife sightings


Passionate about biodiversity? Help protect and enhance the biodiversity on our doorstep by letting us know what wildlife you've been spotting across the University's estate.

World first at the University of Cambridge Institute for
Sustainability Leadership (CISL)

 

Right next to Parker's Piece, a retrofitted 1930s Telephone Exchange will set new standards for low energy use, emissions and impact on natural resources. Read on to hear about CISL's near visionary headquarters.
Upcoming events 
 
Transport: a partnership approach 
13 May, 14:00-15:00. Online.
Sign up here for a panel discussion on regional approaches to sustainable transport.

Climate Exp0
17-21 May. Online. 
A fusion of science and policy advancing a resilient, zero-carbon world. Join the mailing list for updates or connect on Twitter or LinkedIn. Events will open for registration in April!

The role of autonomy in the future transport system
25 May, 10:00-11:00. Online.
Sign up here to find out about autonomous vehicles in Cambridge.

The technology behind autonomous vehicles
8 June, 14:00-15:00. Online.
Sign up here for a nitty-gritty discussion of the cutting-edge technology used in AV trials.

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