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Higher Education’s Leading Role in Cross-Sector Climate Action

This webinar will focus on how the higher ed sector has been engaging with government, businesses, and the community to lead on climate. Topics we will discuss include the America’s Pledge and We Are Still In movement one year later, the University Climate Change Coalition’s mission and method of using it’s place-based institutional strengths to drive climate solutions, and a presentation of innovative action from campus resilience assessments completed across the US.

The value of benchmarking higher education buildings

This webinar will unpack the value of benchmarking higher education buildings in ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager. Guest presenters from Washington University in St. Louis (WUSTL) will review their experience with benchmarking, including opportunities identified through the process for saving money and reducing energy waste.

Campus Sustainability Leadership Program

The University of Vermont’s Continuing and Distance Education program is offering a five-day on-campus Campus Sustainability Leadership course focusing on change through transformative and financially sustainable initiatives to help campuses become sustainability models. Participants will have the opportunity to expand their professional network and learn from leaders in the field.

Sustainable Site Design, LEED & Campus Strategies Workshop

Join USGBC South Carolina for an exciting workshop at Furman University’s David E. Shi Center for Sustainability. During the workshop, guest experts will discuss sustainable site strategies, tour examples, and see how they were applied to achieve LEED certification. Furman University will also cover their campus sustainability initiatives.