Who are the Waste Watchers?

Waste Watchers conducting a waste auditWaste Watchers is a joint group between Campus Recycling and the Center for Civic Engagement whose mission is to engage students and the community in waste reduction at OSU by providing educational programming, meaningful opportunities for action, and empowerment of future leaders.

You can become a Waste Watcher too by volunteering with us (see opportunities below)! See group leaders on our chair positions page.

Current Volunteer Opportunities

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Waste Watchers Fall Meet 'n' Eat 

  • Tuesday, September 25th - 5:30-6:30 pm
  • 206 Student Experience Center (SEC)
  • Join the league of the Waste Watchers - using our knowledge of recycling and sustainability we can educate others and fight the scourge of waste! This will be our first introductory meeting of the term with free pizza available while it lasts! This club is free and open to all. RSVP to the event on Facebook.
  • Fill out the weekly meeting poll here
  • For more info, please contact Andrea Norris via email or 541-737-5398

Fall Repair Fair

  • Wednesday, November 7th- Shifts between 4:30 pm and 8:30 pm 
  • OSUsed Store, 644 SW 13th St.
  • Fill a support role: Sign-up form TBD
  • Lend your fix it skills: Sign-up form TBD
  • For more info, please contact Shannon Ritz via email.

For More Information

If you have questions about the Waste Watchers or volunteer opportunities, please contact Andrea Norris via email or 541-737-5398.