Category Archives: Courses, Webinars & Conferences

Application for Summer Institute on Sustainability and Energy 2019 Now Open

9th Annual Summer Institute on Sustainability and Energy // uicsise.com In partnership with Argonne National Laboratory; Clean Energy Trust; Institute for Sustainability & Energy at Northwestern (Northwestern University); Loyola University; UI LABS; University of Chicago; Wanger Institute for Sustainable Energy Research (Illinois Institute of Technology) About SISE The Summer Institute on Sustainability and Energy (SISE) is a two-week “boot camp” […]

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NOFA-VT’s 37th Annual Winter Conference – Feb 16-18

The NOFA Vermont Winter Conference is a highlight of the winter for farmers, gardeners, homesteaders and enthusiastic eaters. Please join us—and 1,200 of your fellow organic food enthusiasts —for three days of learning, inspiration, good food, great conversation, and community building.  Questions? Call us at (802) 434-4122 or email winterconference@nofavt.org. Browse the brochure online, or download it here. […]

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VT Interfaith Power & Light newsletter – December 2018

Green Mountains, Blue Water Earth Care News December 2018 In this newsletter: Support VTIPL – Please Donate! Save the Date! Faith Climate Action Week: April 5 -14 Vermont Representative Peter Welch Signs onto Green New Deal 2019 Climate Economy Model Communities Program – Apply Now Urgent Call for Vermont Leadership on Climate Change VT Revenue-Neutral […]

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Sen. Sanders Climate Change Facebook Live Town Hall – Dec 3rd at 7pm ET Inbox x

Hi Friends, We are excited to share with you the news that Sen. Sanders recently announced. On Dec. 3rd at 7 p.m. ET, Sen. Sanders will be hosting a Facebook Live town hall on climate change. He will be joined by Bill McKibben, Shailene Woodley, Van Jones, Dr. Brenda Ekwurzel, Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, Georgetown, TX Mayor Dale Ross, and others […]

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Upcoming events from City Market

Courtesy of City Market How to Build the Perfect Cheese Plate Monday, December 3, 2018 – 5:30pm to 7:00pm Community Teaching Kitchen, South End Store (map) Gearing up for your big holiday party? Join our very own Executive Chef, Michael Clauss and learn how to create the perfect cheese platter! Learn about what types of […]

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Register Today for the Dec. 1st VECAN Conference!

Hello Energy Leaders, You are invited to attend VECAN’s 11th Annual Community Energy and Climate Action Conference: “Mobilizing Leadership to Make Bold Progress,” on December 1st.  Registration is now open! So registertoday and come join local energy leaders, business innovators, policymakers and others for a day to #ActOnClimateVT.   The event is Dec. 1st from 9:00am – 4:30pm at the Lake Morey Resort […]

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SCC Webinar Nov. 14 — Communicating science through storytelling

“advancing curriculum and faculty development for sustainability in higher education” Communicating science through storytelling to present sustainability issues, research, and solutions SCC Webinar Wednesday, November 14, 2018 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific “Storytelling for Scientists:  Using Narrative to Achieve More Effective Science Communication” Presenter: Will Hong SUNY-New Paltz Ask any communications specialist how to have a […]

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Upcoming events & classes at City Market

UVM Winter Farmers’ Market: Pumpkin Spice Energy Bites Saturday, November 17, 2018 – 10:00am to 2:00pm UVM Davis Center (map) The Burlington Farmers’ Market goes indoors from November through April and features seasonal meats, produce, and handmade crafts from dozens of local producers. Once a month, stop by our activity table for fun, hands-on activities […]

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Become LEED Accredited – Vermont – Nov. 15

LEED Green Associate (GA) Training   This LEED workshop and passing the exam can be counted towards UVM course credit (For School of Environment and related majors/courses only) When: November 15th 2018 – 6:00PM to 10:00 PM Where:  UVM – Aiken – Room 311 Registration – https://leadinggreen.com/vermont LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is simply a sustainability scorecard for green buildings. […]

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AASHE bulletin – November 6th edition

November 6, 2018 News | Opportunities | Resources | Events | Jobs Submit | Subscribe | Advertise News of the Week Georgia Tech Pilots Using Wastewater to Grow Vegetables A U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture grant totaling $5 million over five years will enable the university to pilot a hydroponic growing system using domestic wastewater extracted from the campus sewer system. The […]

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