AASHE Workshops

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AASHE is pleased to provide tailored workshops designed to enhance your skills to support sustainability advancements at your institution.

This page will change over time with new professional development offerings. Please continue to check back!

Upcoming Workshop Opportunities

  • Jun 19 2017 - 2:00pm - Jun 22 2017 - 2:00pm

    The results of the 2016 election are creating new challenges for campus sustainability professionals and we need to up our game. To assist in this process, AASHE is hosting a Sustainability Professionals Retreat designed for and by staff charged with leading institutional transformation for sustainability. Attend this event to leave inspired, renewed and equipped to grow in your work.

  • Jun 28 2017 - 4:00pm - Jun 30 2017 - 2:00pm

    Discover how you can help close the opportunity gap, connect diversity and sustainability initiatives on campus, create community partnerships and more through the Sustainability, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Workshop.
    This important workshop will include real life examples, strategies and tactics to support successful collaborations that promote interconnectedness and integration of sustainability, diversity, equity, and inclusion into your campus, curriculum and departments.
    Register today and join us at the University of Minnesota Institute on the Environment. Registration closes on Friday, June 2.

Archived Workshops

  • Jan 5 2017 (All day) - Jan 6 2017 (All day)
  • Jul 27 2016 (All day) - Jul 29 2016 (All day)

    Join AASHE and the University of British Columbia Okanagan Campus on July 27-29, 2016 for a retreat designed for and by staff charged with leading institutional transformation for sustainability.
    Featuring Leith Sharp (Director of Executive Education for Sustainability, Harvard University's Center for Health and the Global Environment), Aurora Winslade (Director of Sustainability, Swarthmore College) and Leanne Bilodeau (Associate Director of Sustainability Operations - Campus Planning and Development for the University of British Columbia Okanagan Campus), this retreat will leave attendees inspired, renewed and equipped to grow in their work.
    Through an intensive two and a half days of presentations, discussions, reflection, sharing and experiential learning activities, participants will explore common issues facing sustainability officers, explore group processes for community engagement, learn about change management strategies and develop skills to be more effective sustainability leaders.

  • Jun 17 2016 (All day) - Jun 24 2016 (All day)

    This workshop is facilitated by GreenerU.

    What: Interactive Workshop – Facilitation for Organizational Change

    When: Friday, June 17, 2016, or Friday, June 24, 2016

    Where: Columbia University or Johns Hopkins University

    Who: You – Higher Education Professionals. This workshop will center on sustainability in higher education themes.

    Why: Develop and practice the essential skills of a confident and effective facilitator to support organization change on your campus.

  • Mar 30 2016 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm

    This no cost workshop, held in association with the University of Colorado Boulder, will help participants develop an integrated renewable energy strategy, including both on-site and off-site approaches. Learn how to pull back the curtain on project economics, engage internal decision-makers, and navigate the marketplace of renewable energy options, with a deep dive on contracting power purchase agreements from high-impact, large-scale, off-site renewable energy projects. The workshop is part of the Green Gigawatt Partnership, which is designed to catalyze at least one gigawatt of new renewable energy in higher education by 2020.

  • Mar 4 2016 - 12:30pm - 4:30pm

    This workshop, held in association with the Pennsylvania Environmental Resource Consortium (PERC), will help participants develop an integrated renewable energy strategy, including both on-site and off-site approaches. Learn how to pull back the curtain on project economics, engage internal decision-makers, and navigate the marketplace of renewable energy options, with a deep dive on contracting power purchase agreements from high-impact, large-scale, off-site renewable energy projects. The workshop is part of the Green Gigawatt Partnership, which is designed to catalyze at least one gigawatt of new renewable energy in higher education by 2020.