Join 2016 EDF Climate Corps

2016 EDF Climate Corps 
Online Application is now open!

This year, EDF Climate Corps plans to hire and place 140 talented graduate students from a variety of disciplines for our 2016 summer fellowship. I look forward to working with you to recruit students to join the over 600 fellow alumni who have helped transform the way businesses and organizations utilize energy. Students should apply by December 8, 2015 11:59 pm PST for early consideration and the best opportunity to be matched with their preferred host organization. The final application deadline is January 8, 2016 11:59 pm PST. Please feel free to share the attached job description and below information with your students and encourage them to apply early!

Job Opportunity: Impact

Impact is a nonprofit that runs action campaigns.  If you are interested in joining a team of passionate people to make an impact on issues like global warming, clean water, big money’s influence over our democracy and other issues that matter to our future, consider a job with Impact. Impact is now accepting applications to join their team in August 2016! Early application deadline is September 27th. We also have immediate positions available. If you aren’t looking for a full-time job, you can also make a big difference through an internship with Impact.

Recruiter Lauren Hirsch
To learn more and apply, click here

Job Opportunity: MindClick

MindClick is looking for a Sustainability Engagement Manager and a Sustainability Analyst. MindClick is a supply chain sustainability solutions company dedicated to helping organizations buy smarter. Our customers include Fortune 1000 global companies and their suppliers of all sizes.  MindClick provides sustainability consulting and technology solutions used by global organizations to measure, improve, and promote the social and environmental practices of their supply chains. Services include strategy development, team engagement, baseline measurement, data collection, tracking, dashboard reporting, and communication. The positions are based at MindClick’s headquarters in beautiful Bend, OR. Working remotely is an option for the right candidate.

For more information and to apply, click here for Sustainability Engagement Manager, click here for Sustainability Analyst.

Center on Global Energy Policy Women in Energy (WIE) Program

Are you a female student interested in a career in the energy space? Do you want to meet other women with similar interests and learn more about energy organizations and employers, including what it means to be a  leader in the energy space?
Click here to sign up for the Center on Global Energy Policy’s Women in Energy (WIE) program. The WIE program is aimed at increasing the presence of women in the energy sector, and over the mid to long term, the presence of women in senior and management roles across the energy space through a variety of networking and community building activities, leadership training and mentorship, and facilitating links to internships and full-time opportunities. These activities are geared at Columbia graduate students interested in working in the energy space.

For more info, email Ke Wei

2015 Social Enterprise Conference Imagine and Inspire: The Future of Social Enterprise

Friday, September 25, 2015
8:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Location: New-York Historical Society (170 Central Park West)
Please register online

In the centuries since the Industrial Revolution transformed our planet, humankind has been presented with unprecedented challenges and opportunities. Imagine the next 100 years—imagine how we might succeed, where earlier dreamers have failed— in realizing our aspirations of a better world, one without poverty, hunger, gender discrimination, income inequality. Imagine a world that harnesses new technology and new ideas to develop renewable resources, clean water, and sustainable and equitable food systems.
Please direct any questions to

SUMA Unofficial Happy Hour – This Thursday!

This is an official invite to the standing monthly downtown happy hour for the SUMA community.  The last Thursday of every month will bring an unofficial SUMA happy hour for alumni, students, and friends of the program.  See you there!

When: Thursday, September 24, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM till late
Where: Industry Kitchen, 70 South Street at Maiden Lane

Check out the Facebook event page for more info!

SUMA Intramural Volleyball Team Invitation

Comvollyballe join your classmates for a SUMA Intramural Volleyball team. Games are on Sunday afternoons in Levien Gym (Dodge Fitness Center). We need a minimum of 6 players (at least 3 females for this co-rec league). The deadline to register is by Friday, October 2nd. This will be a lot of fun and it’s a great way to blow off steam and enjoy extracurricular activities with your classmates!
Please email Derrick if you are interested in joining the squad