The Canadian College and University Environmental Network (CCUEN) and Canadian Alliance of College and University Sustainability Professionals (CUSP) are co-organizing Canada’s first comprehensive sustainability in higher education conference. Keynote speaker is Amy Luers, executive director of Future Earth. The program includes sessions on living labs, research, operations, curriculum, social justice, and partnerships.
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This certificate program will provide an overview of the SDGs and the context in which they were negotiated. Participants in this program will review the general merits of the SDGs, examine the means for integrating them into organizational plans and programming, and evaluate progress towards achieving results in implementing the SDGs.
As recycling and organics collections expand, is it necessary to maintain the same number of trash cans across campus? Does removing waste bins from classrooms cause more or less work for custodians? How should fire codes and other compliance issues influence the type and placement of bins inside buildings? These are just a few of […]
Learn how to maximize resources and material recovery while considering social, economic, and environmental impacts.
Drawdown EcoChallenge is a 21-day engagement program focused on carbon reduction. Participants track and share their progress online in a platform and earn points for taking action.
The Texas Regional Alliance for Campus Sustainability is holding its 2018 summit, bringing together regional experts and participants for a three-day conference to advance sustainability in higher education.
The two-day conference brings together students, young professionals, and field experts from across the country to discuss complex issues related to food insecurity and food waste and exchange best practices in the movement towards a waste and hunger free world.
Green Chemistry has been widely adopted as a means for reducing hazards and waste in chemistry labs, while maintaining the necessary rigor for teaching fundamental reactions and techniques. In a collaborative partnership between Beyond Benign, My Green Lab, and MilliporeSigma, a new resource guide has been developed for undergraduate organic chemistry teaching labs. This guide […]
This webinar aims to explore the investments that have helped to mitigate and adapt to climate change, identify current sustainability “wins”, and provide a series of forward-looking recommendations across four widely-adopted strategies: fuel switching, energy efficiency, space management, and mechanical upgrades.
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.