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April 2020

Talking Climate – Focus on Universities

April 9 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
Free

We are living in exceptional times. Social, cultural and economic opportunities are emerging that can be steered towards positive outcomes by strong, united communities. Join our live discussion on this Thursday, 9 April to share ideas on how universities and university students can pave the way now and in the future towards collaborative, carbon-free, resilient lifestyles. Our speakers: Bozena Ryszawska, Wroclaw University of Economics, Poland; Marie-Claire Graf, Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland; David Chapman: University of Warwick, UK https://climatereality.zoom.us/j/618844737…

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Coping with Climate Anxiety in the Classroom and for Yourself: a Workshop for College & University Faculty

April 9 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

This 2-hour workshop is for faculty to address their own emotions so that we can create and hold space in our classrooms for students to integrate and process hard realities about climate change impacts. 

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Webinar: Reuse in Action: Repair Fairs

April 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This webinar walks you through how to plan your own Repair Fair for your campus and community.

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Digital Earth Day

April 22
Free

Amid the new coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic, Earth Day Network, the global organizer of Earth Day, will mark the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with the first Digital Earth Day, a global digital mobilization on April 22 to address the most urgent threats to people and the planet. The global conversation will be unified and tracked by the shared hashtags #EarthDay2020 and #EARTHRISE. Earth Day Network will provide live coverage of the global digital mobilizations from its social media accounts…

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24-Hour Earth Day 2020 Virtual Event

April 22
Free

The Sustainable Development Solutions Network has organized a 24-hour webinar event on April 22, the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. It is broken into two 12-hour events. It will explore the Sustainable Development Goals through the lens of well-being and happiness.

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The DEI Maturity Index Webinar: Defining the Next Steps for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
Free

In this webinar, you will learn how to use the DEI Maturity Index for your institution, hear about how others have used the index, and learn about additional resources that can help your institution make meaningful progress.

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Webinar: Community Engagement in the Transition to Carbon Neutrality

April 29 @ 3:00 pm - 4:20 pm EDT

This webinar will present a guide to help universities interested in going carbon neutral find innovative ways to engage their students and their broader campus community in the process.

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May 2020

Living Future 20: Sustaining Hope Within Crisis

May 5 - May 8

The Living Future conference brings together the leading minds of regenerative design, green building, and sustainable architecture. This is where introductions are made, ideas flow, and inspiration is sparked. This year's theme is Sustaining Hope Within Crisis. Featured speakers include Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, youth director for Earth Guardians; Tarana Burke, social justice advocate and found of the 'me too' Movement; and Katharine Wilkinson, vice president of Communication & Engagement for Project Drawdown.

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Webinar: Economics for Sustainability Studies: Pathways for Economic Change

May 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

Economics for Sustainability Studies: Pathways for Economic Change - overview of an upper-division course in sustainable economics for Sustainability Studies majors.

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Organizing a Renewable Energy Buying Consortium to Cut Energy Costs and Curb Carbon Emissions

May 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

Learn how Lehigh University, Lafayette College, Muhlenberg College, and Dickinson College banded together to achieve the scale needed to build a solar project big enough to supply 100% of their renewable energy needs.

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Compact20 Virtual Gathering: The Promise of Full Participation: Democracy, Opportunity, Voice

May 11 - May 13

Compact20 is an inclusive national conference focused on the role of higher education in building democracy and healthy communities.

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Webinar: Staff Engagement: Embedding Sustainability into Campus Culture and Operations

May 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This webinar highlights lessons learned about the program development, launch, and ongoing engagement of staff in UCalgary's Sustainable Events and Offices programs.

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Webinar: COVID-19 & Sustainability Discussion: Recap & Reflection

May 14 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This webinar will provide a recap of the "COVID-19 & Sustainability" discussion series led by AASHE in April, as well as reflections on moving forward.

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Webinar: No budget? No mandate? No problem! Sustainability from the Inside-out

May 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

A story of learning, growth and connection along the journey to institutional sustainability

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Online workshop – Sustainability Across the Curriculum

May 25 - June 28

This online curriculum workshop is designed for all higher education instructors wishing to infuse issues of sustainability into their curriculum.

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Doing Good While Doing Your Job – Moving Toward a Circular Economy

May 27 @ 3:00 pm - 4:20 pm EDT

This webinar will provide an overview of the circular economy and sustainable procurement in higher education with real world examples from many campus areas

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June 2020

Member Orientation Webinar

June 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

Welcome AASHE members! This webinar will highlight the benefits associated with AASHE membership, and explain how to best take advantage of them. The live presentation will allow for questions and answers from attendees. While new and recently renewed institutions and organizations may find the webinar most helpful, all current AASHE members are welcome to attend. Click Here to Register

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Webinar: Teaching Local Sustainability Online

June 3 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This webinar explores how online courses can help students around the world learn about sustainability challenges and solutions in their own communities.

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Webinar: Connecting Food Security, Community, and Sustainability

June 10 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This webinar discusses the relevance and educational value of pairing food security and sustainability in real-world projects on campuses and the surrounding area.

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Webinar: The Intersection of Safety and Sustainability

June 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This webinar explores the differing psychologies of safety and sustainability and how they are often two sides of one coin.

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July 2020

Webinar: A Holistic Approach and Model for a Sustainable Food System

July 8 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This webinar will cover Harvard's experience creating Sustainable Healthful food standards - lessons learned, replicable models, and key partnerships.

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Webinar: On-Campus Composting: How to Start, Evolve, and Overcome Challenges

July 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:20 pm EDT

This webinar features best practices and resources for institutions wanting to start, improve, or scale an on-site composting program to meet zero waste goals.

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August 2020

Webinar: Sustainability Education in the Food-Energy-Water-Nexus

August 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This webinar is an introduction to the National Collaborative for Research on Food, Energy, and Water Education and points of engagement for AASHE community members.

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Webinar: Using Energy Data to Build a Culture of Sustainability on Campus

August 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This webinar introduces how higher education can leverage the time and resource savings from automated energy data to create a culture of sustainability.

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Webinar: Arrive as Intern, Depart Further on the Path to Sustainabilista

August 19 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This webinar shares an approach to developing sustainability office interns to be effective change agents and leaders for sustainability.

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September 2020

Webinar: Higher Education for Sustainability after the Sh*t Hits the Fan

September 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This webinar uses a thought experiment to articulate transformational climate initiatives, and generate momentum for overcoming barriers to action.

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Member Orientation Webinar

September 10 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

Welcome AASHE members! This webinar will highlight the benefits associated with AASHE membership, and explain how to best take advantage of them. The live presentation will allow for questions and answers from attendees. While new and recently renewed institutions and organizations may find the webinar most helpful, all current AASHE members are welcome to attend. Click Here to Register!

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Webinar: Scaling the Ladder: Engagement Programs as Tools for Sustainability

September 16 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

This webinar covers how sustainability practitioners can use the Ladder of Engagement model to turn small personal commitments into meaningful collective action.

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Webinar: Getting the Most Out of the 2020 AASHE Conference & Expo

September 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

The AASHE Conference planning team will present tips and strategies on how to get the most out of AASHE 2020

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October 2020

Webinar: Developing University-Initiated Offsets and Using Peer Verification

October 14 @ 3:00 pm - 4:20 pm EDT

Join this webinar to learn more about university-initiated offsets from the University of California and Duke University, and the role of Offset Network's peer verification process.

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November 2020

Webinar: Approaches to SDG-Based Curricular Pathways and Research Communities

November 4 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST

This webinar discusses the process and motivation for creating an SDG-based course inventory, curricular sustainability pathways, and an SDG-based research inventory at the University of Toronto.

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Webinar: Strategies for Tackling Food Waste

November 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST

This webinar highlights the need for a comprehensive approach to fighting food waste and will provide an overview of the Grind2Energy technology.

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Webinar: Shaping an Environmentally Sustainable Campus: Planning’s Role

November 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST

Leverage relationships with the planning office, and use planning thinking, to shape and influence an environmentally sustainable campus.

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December 2020

World Sustainable Development Teach-In Day 2020

December 4

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 networking and knowledge transfer within an international, digital learning environment.

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