Center for Sustainability: Sustainability Events Upcoming

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

Due to our campus response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we regret that all remaining spring 2020 events have been canceled. 



March 23, 2020 
Sustainability Perspectives series: Supporting Energy Democracy with Local Carbon Offsets
Presenter: Gay Nicholson, founder, Finger Lakes Climate Fund

 March 30, 2020  
Sustainability Perspectives series: Climate Change and Sports
Presenter: Sandra Steingraber, Ph.D., environmental toxicologist, activist, author of "Living Downstream"

April 7, 2020  
Sustainable Business series: Imagine This!
Presenter: Jennifer Porter '98, vice president, GBB Inc. 

April 13, 2020 
Sustainability Perspectives series: Three Birds, One Stone: Ending One Small City's Food Insecurity, Social Isolation and Economic Stagnation
Presenter: Tanzania Roach '99, International consultant, educator, certified Permaculture Teacher Trainer, certified Permaculture Designer

April 20, 2020  
Sustainability Special: Creating Greener Cities: Strategies to Establish Sustainable Landscapes
Presenter: Nina Bassuk, professor and program leader, Urban Horticulture Institute. Cornell University


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