The 14th International Sustainable Campus Network Conference, ISCN 2020: Accelerating Climate Action and Sustainability in Education will be hosted by the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL) at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne, Switzerland, June 24-26 , 2020. The ISCN 2020 conference will provide an opportunity to exchange ideas on how climate action […]
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The World Sustainable Develop Teach-In Day is a day for faculty and lecturers pick a Sustainable Development Goal and offer an in-person or online lesson on it. Online options include a live webinar or a pre-recorded one. Academic staff from universities anywhere can participate. The open access action nature of the event aims to facilitate […]
This live awards ceremony celebrates 11 outstanding winners advancing sustainability through projects, initiatives and research by students, faculty and staff at higher education institutions. This year’s winners span in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal and Australia.
Expected to draw thousands of participants, the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s (AASHE’s) Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education, happening Oct. 20 – 22 virtually, is the largest stage to exchange effective models, policies, research, collaborations and transformative actions that advance sustainability in higher education and surrounding communities.
Sessions will highlight interdisciplinary research and project solutions inspired by the challenges illuminated by COVID-19 such as (but not limited to) increased inequality and access to educational and health resources, closure of borders, food availability, and crisis planning/response.
Join Admissions Community Cultivating Equity & Peace Today (ACCEPT) for the 2nd conversation designed for white admissions leaders who hire, train & supervise People of Color. This session will explore ways to advocate, support and guide POC colleagues to career growth.
European Center of Sustainable Development in collaboration with Canadian Institute of Technology will organize the 8th ICSD 2020 International Conference on Sustainable Development, with particular focus on environmental, economic and socio-cultural sustainability. The conference theme is “creating a unified foundation for the sustainable development: research, practice and education”. This interdisciplinary forum is for scholars, teachers, […]
COVID-19, climate and higher ed: Defining the sector’s responsibility in solving global challenges The Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis and the response to it offers lessons for addressing other global problems, particularly climate change — and solutions must take into account the kinds of racial disparities that were brought into bold relief by the killing of George […]
Overview Diversity and Inclusion professionals often lead the charge to develop comprehensive diversity training initiatives. Since most campuses have transitioned to remote or e-learning environments, now is the time for professionals to convene and share ideas, best practices, and strategies to prioritize these efforts and execute a thoughtful strategy once classes are back in session, […]