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.
The 2020 Fall WasteWise Forum will be held virtually on Tuesday, November 10 from 10:00 am-12:00 pm. This forum is particularly relevant for Massachusetts businesses and institutions that generate food waste. Presentations will include information on the commercial organics waste ban and will highlight businesses and institutions with food waste diversion programs.
Sustainable, safe and loaded with even more value, the new Greenbuild single-day (live!) virtual Summits mean deeper access to critical topics, education on demand that fits your schedule and re-imagined opportunities for connecting in networking-rich ways with leaders and colleagues across the globe. Greenbuild International Conference & Expo is moving its 2020 event to an […]
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.
CURC’s extended webinar will follow the EPA’s food waste hierarchy to highlight ways campuses can reduce first, rescue where safe and then recycle into valuable compost material.
Tackling Plastic Pollution on Campus, featuring new National Wildlife Federation guide – Stemming the Tide – Taking Action on Campus Against Plastic Pollution Participants will learn about: Human and wildlife impacts from plastic pollution Small and large actions to reduce plastic waste on campus Education strategies to engage your campus community in plastic reduction initiatives Campus features: […]
This webinar will feature a panel of speakers from universities and corporations at different stages of implementing Zero Waste plans. The program will start with an introduction to each institution’s planning to date, followed by a roundtable discussion on the various challenges and opportunities each has faced along the way.
CURC learned in 2019 survey that managing surplus property was a key interest of members to learn about. What strategies for managing surplus property work on different campuses, public or private, large or small? These three presentations will discuss managing surplus property to get to zero waste on different campuses. Presenters: Rob Gogan, Recycling & […]