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.
This webinar will focus on community gardens and sustainable agriculture programs at community colleges. Topics to be discussed include the different roles these programs play on community colleges across the nation and how they fit into holistic college sustainability plans. The event will take place on February 18, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. (CST). Registration required.
Find out how some campuses are transforming Move-Out day from costly, logistically difficult dumpster disasters into newsworthy environmental success stories. Presenters include representatives from the University of Maryland, the University of Toledo, and the City of Bloomington. Event will take place on February 13, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (EST). Registration required.