This conference will be held at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Rutgers is a massive public university and the largest employer in New Brunswick, which currently has a poverty rate double the New Jersey state average. Rutgers USAS is currently in our second year running the #Fightfor15 for all Rutgers workers. Community groups and unions around the state […]
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The Farm at Stonehill will host a one-day summit at The Martin Institute at Stonehill College to offer campus farmers the change to connect in person about what makes their farms successful. At this summit, students, farmers and instructors will have the opportunity to meet with individuals working at other campus farms, local for-profit farms, […]
The Washington & Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference (WOHESC) is a platform for empowering and inspiring change making, facilitating action, and for sharing, networking, and collaboration related to sustainability within the region’s higher education institutions.
Join this webinar to hear Campus-Community Resilience Assessment outcomes from Portland State University and Arizona State University.
The ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge offers complimentary webinars covering a broad range of topics to help campuses increase democratic engagement and student voting rates. National experts share knowledge and resources with participants on a monthly basis. Webinars are recorded and can be viewed at a later date and time.
In this webinar, two campus sustainability professionals who also held elected public office (in Minnesota and in New York) offer their perspectives on how students can become engaged with public officials and local organizations to develop policies and projects to make communities more resilient and sustainable.
The conference will focus on what it will take to achieve the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It will offer opportunities to learn, network, collaborate and exhibit amongst development professionals from across Oregon. It will consist of multiple networking opportunities (including an evening reception), workshops, panel discussions, facilitated knowledge sharing and a forum focused on fostering partnership and collaboration. The SDGs, in short, are […]
The 2017 annual State of New York Sustainability Conference provides a platform for empowering and inspiring change, facilitating action, and for sharing, networking, and collaboration related to sustainability within the New York state’s higher education institutions.
This webinar will engage attendees on three essential elements of intersectionality in Sustainability Education: citizenship and sustainable development, character development in young learners, and the future of a sustainable society. We will discuss and ideate relative to an established character-based learning model for secondary school and undergraduate application, assessment of learning tools for this model, […]
American Association of State Colleges and Universities’s American Democracy Project will discuss the new book Teaching Civic Engagement Across the Disciplines with the book’s editors. The editors of this 2017 American Political Science Association publication will share with participants a review of the goals, challenges and rewards of integrating civic education into the curriculum, while […]