Center for Sustainability: Sustainability Events Upcoming

Wells offers a robust schedule of sustainability-related events each semester.

FALL 2018 EVENTS 

 

September 10
12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series:  Municipal Sustainability in Ithaca NY
Presenter:  Nick Goldsmith, sustainability coordinator, City of Ithaca and Town of Ithaca
Free and open to the public. 

September 12
7:00 - 8:00PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Film: The Secret of the Oceans - Climate Control
Free organic popcorn and organic butter served.
Free and open to the public.

September 17
12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series:  Resource and Waste Implications of the Consumer Electronic Product Ecosystem
Presenter: Callie Babbitt, associate professor of sustainability, Golisano Institute of Technology, RIT
Free and open to the public.

September 24
12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series: What is an Energy Smart Community?
Presenter: Charleen Heidt, community outreach coordinator, Energy Smart Community program, New York State Electric and Gas
Free and open to the public. 

September 26
7:00 - 8:30PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainable Business series: The Future is Grown
Presenter: Gavin McIntyre, co-founder and chief scientist, Ecovative Design
Free and open to the public. 

October 1
12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series: Thinking Historically, Acting Locally: The Power of Local Environmental History
Presenter: Michael Smith, associate professor, Department of History, Ithaca College
Free and open to the public. 

October 15
12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series: Climate Change Attitudes and Social Networks
Presenter: Scott Erickson, professor of Marketing, Ithaca College
Free and open to the public. 

October 22
12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series: Opening More Sustainable Doors (and Windows)
Presenter: Deb Callahan '85, CEO, National Fenestration Rating Council
Free and open to the public. 

October 24
7:00 - 9:00PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Film series:  How to Let Go of the World and Love the Things Climate Can't Change
Free and open to the public.  Organic popcorn and butter served. 

October 29
12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series: Introducing WELL: Putting the Human First
Presenter: Courney Royal, WELL AP, LEED AP BD+C, senior sustainability consultant, TAITEM Engineering
Free and open to the public. 

November 5
12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series: Changing How Schools Feed Kids: Healthy & Sustainable!
Presenter: Amie Hamlin, executive director, Coalition for Health School Food
Free and open to the public. 

November 12
12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series: Principles of a Pluralist Commonwealth for a Sustainable Cayuga
Presenter: J. Justin Woods, JD, LLM, MPA, county administrator, Cayuga County
Free and open to the public. 

Check back - we are continuing to program our series of events.

 

 

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