Category Archives: Courses, Webinars & Conferences

The Zero Waste Campus Council (ZWCC) is hosting its monthly Meet Up, Waste Down on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, 10 am PST/1 pm EST via Zoom!

The Zero Waste Campus Council (ZWCC) is hosting its monthly Meet Up, Waste Down on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, 10 am PST/1 pm EST via Zoom! These meetings are held for one hour every 4th Tuesday of the month at 10 am PST/1 pm EST via Zoom. We will have an initial welcome and introductions and then people can […]

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VTIPL November 2021 Newsletter – Native American Heritage Month

Green Mountains, Blue WaterEarth Care News – November 2021Native American Heritage Month Photo courtesy Donna C. RobertsBuild Back Better Act Needs Our Support NowCOP26 – A Moral Clarion Call – IPL President Rev. Susan Hendershot72 Faith Institutions Divest from Fossil Fuels pre-COP26COP26 Lacks Sufficient Indigenous RepresentationUgandan Youth Activist Shows Another Side of COP26Vermont State Climatologist Speaks in […]

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October 27th Research Webinar: Quantifying Benefits & Costs of Reducing Phosphorus

Lake Champlain Sea GrantFall 2021 Research Seminar Series Lake Champlain Sea Grant invites you to attend the October research presentation in our fall seminar series. Quantifying the Social Benefits and Costs of Reducing Phosphorus Loading Under Climate Change Date/Time: Wednesday, October 27, 2021 – 12:00pm to 1:00pm ETLocation: Virtual attendance on ZoomSpeaker: Jesse Gourevitch, University of Vermont PhD graduate […]

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Webinar: Managing Organizational Change for Transformational, Deep Decarbonization Initiatives on Campus – 11/16

Join Us for an Upcoming WebinarManaging Organizational Change for Transformational, Deep Decarbonization Initiatives on CampusTuesday, November 16th | 1pm EDT In a January 2021 executive order addressing the climate crisis, President Joe Biden committed the U.S. to an ambitious conservation goal: to protect 30 percent of U.S. land and coastal seas by 2030. That target, […]

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AASHE Bulletin – 10/13/21 edition

News | Opportunities | Resources | Events | Jobs We hope you’re finding engaging content and creating meaningful connections at this year’s AASHE Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education (GCSHE), happening virtually right now!You can still register for the GCSHE through tomorrow, Oct. 14, with on-demand playback through Dec. 31. This annual conference brings together sustainability leaders from around the world in a virtual […]

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Monthly Newsletter from Lake Champlain Sea Grant

Northern Star: A Floating ClassroomBy Heather McKeown, Deckhand, Northern Star September 29, 2021Coventry Village School students boarded and learned about Lake Memphremagog. Deckhand Heather McKeown wrote this story about her experience on board the Northern Star of Newport, Vermont on the waters of Lake Memphremagog where she taught and learned with students and staff from Coventry… [read […]

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AASHE Bulletin – 10/6/21 edition

October 6, 2021 News | Opportunities | Resources | Events | JobsSubmit | Advertise News of the Week Georgetown U Hires Inaugural VP of SustainabilityMeghan Chapple, Georgetown’s first vice president of sustainability, will oversee Georgetown’s Office of Sustainability and lead the university’s strategic sustainability actions. Chapple most recently served as sustainability director and senior advisor on sustainability at The George Washington University.More Coordination & Planning […]

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News and opportunities for action from the Citizen’s Climate Lobby

Amid major carbon price buzz, register for CCL’s November conference  The prospects for passing a carbon price this year continue to grow, thanks in large part to the advocacy of CCL volunteers. A major story appeared in the New York Times on Friday, where Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR), the chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, “confirmed that […]

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Invitation: Oct 18-19 – Innovations in Climate Action

OCTOBER 18-19 | INNOVATIONS IN CLIMATE ACTION Join us for Part One of REV’s two-part virtual conference! Policy experts, planners, entrepreneurs, and advocates invite you to explore the strategies and approaches we need to preserve a livable planet. You’re sure to leave inspired!  Click here to register for REV2021! Keynote SpeakerDr. Saul GriffithCo-Founder & Chief Scientist […]

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AASHE Bulletin – 9/29/21 edition

NEWS OF THE WEEKColumbia U Pledges Fossil Free Buildings The university announced recently that it will no longer install new fossil fuel connections in any new construction, refresh or renovation projects. To support this transition, the university will evaluate how to fully electrify the campus by replacing the onsite combustion of fossil fuels with clean, […]

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