Category Archives: Faculty: Professional Development

Free Workshop for Faculty: Rise Up: How Faculty Can Respond to the Challenges of Our Time (June 6-8)

Join Us for a Free Faculty Development Training!With our planet in crisis and communities being impacted by growing challenges, higher education is called to action to take the lead in addressing two of the world’s most pressing social issues: Climate Change and Food Insecurity. In service to the highest ideals of democracy, faculty are well positioned […]

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LEED Training – Burlington – Spring Webinars

Make your resume stand out with the premier sustainability designation called the LEED Green Associate! LEED is simply a sustainability scorecard for green buildings. As buildings can become LEED Certified, people can become LEED accredited! The best way to break into the sustainability space is to attain the LEED Green Associate. It also shows employers and clients […]

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Vermont Council on World Affairs Presents: Developing a More Inclusive Approach to Climate Change Policy – May 5

The third event of the Vermont Council on World Affairs 2022 International Speaker Series., focusing on Developing a More Inclusive Approach to Climate Change Policy includes a full day of virtual programming and in-person evening reception at Champlain College on Thursday, May 5th.  If any Champlainers would like to attend, kindly let Christina Erickson know by May 1st.

Champlain Rejoins AASHE!

Campus Colleagues, We are happy to share with you that Champlain College is once again a member of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). AASHE is a non-profit 501(c)(3) membership organization that empowers higher education staff, faculty, administrators, and students to be effective change agents and drivers of sustainability innovation. […]

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Social Impact Scholars present: “Mission: Joy: Finding Happiness in Troubled Times” – April 13th

Join the Social Impact Scholars for a screening and discussion of “Mission: Joy: Finding Happiness in Troubled Times “Wednesday, April 13th, 3-5pm, Alumni Auditorium “Deeply moving and laugh-out-loud funny, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu share science-backed wisdom of how to live with joy in troubled times.” https://missionjoy.org/  **************************************************************************************************************Christina Erickson, Ph.D. (she/her)Director […]

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AASHE Events and opportunities

AASHE ConnectBulletinEventsResource HubSTARSWelcome Governance VolunteersWe are pleased to welcome new members of the Board of Directors, STARS Steering Committee and Advisory Council. Each governance volunteer is part of a pivotal group that will help inform and advise AASHE to best serve the higher education sustainability community. We are grateful for the time and dedication from each of our volunteers.STARS […]

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Shelburne Farms’ Summer Professional Learning Enrolling Now

If you’re ready to hit the reset button, we invite you to join us for professional learning this summer. Amidst another challenging year, we’re thrilled to offer opportunities to recharge, form community, and reinvigorate your teaching practice – and, public health recommendations allowing, we’ll be learning in person with you on Shelburne Farms’ beautiful campus once […]

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News and Events from Shelburne Farms

About • Our Work • Calendar • Support • Blog • Visit • Stay & Dine • Farm Store Looking Back on 2021 in Photos. This past year, Shelburne Farms navigated the ongoing disruption of Covid to emerge a stronger, more resilient nonprofit organization. We are grateful to all of you who have championed our work through another challenging year. Thanks to your support we can share and steward our […]

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Institute Applications Open: Strengthen Farm to School in Your School Community

A unique, year-long professional learning opportunity for select school, early childhood & district teams from New England & New York. Whether you’re a long-time farm to school advocate or looking to begin integrating food, farm, and nutrition programs into your school community, you’re invited to form a team and apply. The Institute kicks off at Shelburne Farms with […]

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Free Course for Faculty Rise Up: How Faculty Can Respond to the Challenges of Our Time

Dear Vermont Environmental Science Colleagues + Allies, We are excited to extend an invitation to this free faculty development opportunity on how to utilize civic engagement and community-based learning to address critical issues, such as climate change and food insecurity.   This is a self-paced virtual course with three live workshops facilitated by Vermont’s very own environmental steward and champion, Jon Isham, Professor of […]

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