This webinar, hosted by The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), will address the impact that campus purchasing decisions have on overall campus sustainability as well as explore how these choices have influenced the relationship purchasing vendors have with their college and university clients. The event will take place on April 30, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (EDT). Registration required.
Using EPA's Pollution Prevention Greenhouse Gas and Cost Calculators to Measure Environmental Outcomes
In this webinar, hosted by the Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable (GLRPPR), Kathy Davey and Natalie Hummel from U.S. EPA will provide an overview of the Pollution Prevention (P2) GHG and Cost Calculators. These tools are designed to capture GHG reductions and cost savings from energy conservation, green energy, stationary & mobile source fuel reduction/substitutions, water conservation, greener chemical use, and more. The speakers will provide examples and the discuss the latest updates to the calculators. The event will take place on June 18, 2014 from 12:00 PM - 1:00 p.m. CDT. Registration required.
In this free webinar, hosted by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), you will learn how Spelman College is successfully transforming into a green campus. Topics of discussion include the integration of sustainability in strategic planning and all campus operations, personal impact and accountability on the environment, and the college’s pursuit of a LEED Gold Standard for all new construction and renovation projects. You will also hear how Waste Management is working with colleges and universities to integrate sustainability into campus strategic plans and the implementation of such plans, from sustainability consulting to in-house project management, benchmarking, and reporting to ensure success.The event will take place April 2, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. EDT. Registration required.
This webinar, hosted by the Sustainability Education and Economic Development (SEED) Center and Johnson County Community College, seeks to answer the question: "How can you make sustainability part of your institution's DNA?" Representatives from the SEED Center and college leadership will discuss strategies to embed sustainability activities and priorities for the long term. The event will be held on April 2, 2014 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. EST. Registration required.
Webinar- The Presidents Climate Commitment, United States Green Building Council, and Community Colleges: How can these national organizations assist your community college in promoting sustainability?
This webinar is hosted by Johnson County Community College’s Center for Sustainability, the American College & University Presidents’ Climate Commitment (ACUPCC) and the United States Green Building Council Center for Green Schools. The webinar will focus on how these national organizations can assist community colleges in promoting sustainability. The event will take place on March 18th, at 12:30 CST. Registration is required.