Category Archives: Courses, Webinars & Conferences

End-Poverty 2018 Summit – Nov. 16

My name is Marc Blumenthal and I am Executive Director of the Social Ventures Foundation.  https://www.socialventuresfoundation.org/     We are a nonprofit, nonsectarian 501 c 3 organization, focused on identifying, promoting and facilitating the investment in startups and businesses that have products, services or job programs that sustainably lift the livelihoods of the poor at the “Bottom of the […]

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2019 FT Campaigns Conference Campus Partnership Opportunity!

The FT Campaigns 2019 National Conference will be held March 1-3 in Chicago and we are hoping that folks from Champlain can be there, especially as our partners!  This year’s conference will include special opportunities for students, including a career fair and sessions on professional development and career preparation (resume-building, etc.) Campuses that cover registration for 3+ […]

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Call for Presentations: 2019 Vermont Organics Recycling Summit (VORS)

Call for Presentations and Workshops Submission Deadline: Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 13th Annual Vermont Organics Recycling Summit (VORS) Thursday, April 11, 2019 Vermont Technical College, Randolph Center, Vermont Proposals due Tuesday November 13th, 2018 Dear CAV members and friends, I’m pleased to announce that CAV will be working with ANR to organize the 2019 Vermont […]

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NEEEA Coming Together Conference – Nov 1-3

On top of great workshops and informative presentations, there will also be lots of opportunities for FUN at the conference! ENTERTAINMENT HIGHLIGHT Friday evening STORY SLAM! What is a story slam? Based on poetry slam protocols and similar to American Idol and The Moth, a story slam is a contest of words by known and undiscovered talent. The […]

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November 2018 Natural Shoreland Erosion Control Certification Trainings

Good Morning Champlain College Environmental Studies and Policy Department,   We want to spread the word about the Natural Shoreland Erosion Control Certification training sessions that the Vermont DEC is offering this November.  We feel that these full day training events may be of interest to students at Champlain College who are interested in shoreland […]

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Climate-Friendly Food Service Webinar: A Win – Win for People and Planet 🌍

Sign up NOW for the Climate-Friendly Food Service Webinar! Hi Friends in Foodservice, Please tune in for an exciting and informative webinar hosted by AASHE on Making the Shift to Healthy, Climate-Friendly Foodservice in higher education dining. The webinar is NEXT WEDNESDAY, Oct. 17th at 3:00pm EDT. Register here. Further Details:The webinar will provide information covering broad menu-based strategies–-like blended […]

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Congressional Education Day – Nov. 12-13

Empowering diverse voices to set the climate agenda for the next Congress! On November 12-13, Citizens Climate Lobby and Citizens Climate Education will further educate ourselves and then our 535 Members of Congress on the need to pass bipartisan climate legislation in general, and 100% revenue-neutral, border-corrected carbon fee and dividend in particular. Just one […]

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National Climate Seminar: Young Climate Voters and Carbon Pricing – 10/17

Join Bard CEP on October 17th for a conversation with Page Atcheson Matilsky, Executive Director at Our Climate. The topic: Political engagement among young voters and mobilizing in support of carbon pricing and climate change, with a focus on the Carbon Pricing initiative on the ballot in Washington State. Page Atcheson, Executive Director, has been […]

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October Digest: Survey about Drop-Off Center hours

OCTOBER 2018 The change to fall signals many things. Raking leaves. Apple picking! Raking leaves. Halloween candy! Raking leaves. Last chance for a maple creemee! Raking…well, you get it. For some of our staff, autumn is the signal that the Rover — our mobile collection unit for household chemicals & paint — is winding down. […]

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City Market upcoming events & classes

Pennywise Pantry Wednesday, October 3, 2018 – 6:00pm to 7:00pm City Market, Downtown Store (map) With this interactive and hands-on tour, participants will learn how to shop for affordable, fresh, long-lasting, and nutritious foods at City Market. We will begin by exploring the Produce and Bulk departments, learning a simple method for finding the best […]

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