Switch Energy Clubs

Switch Energy Alliance is assisting universities and high schools launch objective, interdisciplinary clubs where students learn about energy, develop leadership and communication skills, and network with energy professionals.

Purpose

Through Switch Energy Clubs, SEA will help students understand the future of energy by building a global alliance of student-leaders. Armed with objective, fact-based information, members will be positioned to confidently make informed decisions about our global energy future, lead objective energy discussions, and pursue energy careers.

Potential Activities

  • Meetings with speakers
  • Field trips
  • Networking with energy professionals
  • Career event day
  • Industry roundtables
  • Energy case competitions
  • School energy day
  • Public outreach

SEA Support

SEA will provide each club with the guidance and support necessary to form and operate a successful club, including a “digital toolkit” with the following resources:

  • Access to Switch Energy Alliance's vast video content
  • Constitution
  • Recruitment materials
  • Club organizational structure
  • Speaker, field trip, and volunteer suggestions
  • Assistance with sourcing club sponsors
  • Tips on starting the club, recruiting advisors, running meetings, and public speaking
  • Best practices of other Switch Energy Clubs
  • Pre-made slides allowing students to construct their own energy presentations
  • Access to a global club network

Existing Club Chapters

  • University of Northern Colorado
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Western State Colorado University

How to Join

Email Bill Hays at bhays.switch@gmail.com if you have an interest in starting a chapter at your school.


  

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