Center for Sustainability: Sustainability Events Upcoming

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

SPRING 2019 EVENTS 

 

March 27
7:00PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainable Business series: Integrating Sustainability into Small/Medium-sized Businesses in NYS
Presenters: Hormoz Movassaghi, professor, Finance and International Business; Narges Kasiri, associate professor,Management, Ithaca College School of Business
Free and open to the public

April 1
|12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series: "God's in his heaven - All's right with the world": The Power of Story in Communicating Climate Change
Presenter: Fae Dremock, assistant professor of Humanities, Environmental Studies and Sciences program, Ithaca College
Free and open to the public

April 8
12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series: Alive or Undead? Wild Food Foraging and the Fear of a Zombie Apocalypse
Presenter: Taylor Reid, assistant professor of Applied Food Studies, Culinary Institute of America
Free and open to the public

April 15
12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series: Veganism is Environmentalism
Presenter: Demosthenes Maratos, communications director, Sustainability Institute, Molloy College
Free and open to the public

April 17
7:00 - 8:30PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainable Business series: Sustainable Wine Making in the Finger Lakes Region: Challenges and Opportunities
Presenter: Peter FitzRandolph, wine industry consultant, Finger Lakes Sustainable Strategies
Free and open to the  public

April 22
12:20 - 1:20PM, deWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Perspectives series: The Promise of Silvopasture
Presenter: Steve Gabriel, farmer, author, extension specialist, Cornell Small Farms Program
Free and open to the public

April 26 
7:00 - 8:30PM, eWitt Lecture Hall, Zabriskie Hall Room 106
Sustainability Film series: A Quest for Meaning
Free and open to the public
Organic popcorn and butter will be served. Wells Campus Greens will host a discussion following the film.

 

 

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