Webinar: A "Greenprint" to Promote Sustainability Skills in the 21st Century Workforce via Community Colleges
Input from community colleges and their stakeholders is essential in the ongoing drafting of a policy recommendations "Greenprint." Workforce and education thought leaders convened in April in Washington, DC for "Sustainability Skills Matter," a meeting to begin gathering input and developing an initial draft of the "Greenprint." The meeting was hosted by the Greenforce Initiative, a joint-program of the National Wildlife Federation’s Campus Ecology Program and Jobs for the Future with support from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation. Topics to be discussed at this event include the outcome of the meeting in April and the ongoing drafting of the "Greenprint." The webinar will take place on May 21, 2013 at 12:30 p.m., Central Time. Registration required.
This webinar, hosted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Green Power Partnership (GPP), focuses on direct investments in on-site renewable energy generation. It will feature two EPA Green Power Partners, SC Johnson and Coca-Cola Refreshments, that have invested in on-site projects and will highlight the companies’ experiences from initial investigation to the results obtained once the projects were online. The webinar will take place on May 29, 2013, from 1:00-2:00 pm (EDT). Registration required.
Join this free webinar for more information on how to engage campus-wide committment and action to run a successful recycling program on campus. Presentations will highlight different approaches to effectively working with event organizers and creating standard operating procedures. Space for this webinar is limited, and registration is required. The webinar will take place on April 25, 2013, at 1PM EDT.
In this webinar, representatives from Moraine Valley Community College will share their experiences and methodologies on how to effectively teach sustainability in the classroom. The webinar will take place on April 16, 2013, at 12:30 Central Time. Registration is required.
This FREE webinar will offer a discussion on service learning & partnership opportunities where a community college, university, the city, and the utility company can collaborate to help local homeowners achieve lasting energy efficiencies while simultaneously providing marketable credentials for students. Registration is required.