Center for Sustainability: Sustainability Events Upcoming

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

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all Fall 2020 events will be "virtual" with presenters delivering their talk over the internet. 
The virtual presentation platform for these hosted events will be
Near the time shown, click on "Join a Meeting" on the site and enter the event link coordinates that are listed below each event description to enter the "meeting". 



October 5, 2020    12:30PM
Sustainability Perspectives series: Supporting Energy Democracy with Local Carbon Offsets
Presenter: Gay Nicholson, founder, Finger Lakes Climate Fund
Virtual event link: Zoom platform:  860 2648 6724  passcode: 235528 

October 19, 2020     12:30PM
Sustainability Perspectives series:  What Does Toxic-Free Look Like? The example of PFAS in Food Packaging
Presenter: Bobbi Wilding, co-founder and deputy director, Clean and Healthy New York
Virtual event link: Zoom platform: 794 082 8550  passcode: 975550

October 27, 2020     7:00PM
Sustainable Business series:  Imagine This!
Presenter: Jennifer Porter '98, vice president, GBB Inc. 
Virtual event link: Zoom platform:  817 9132 362 passcode: 874012

November 17, 2020      7:00PM
Sustainable Business series:  (title to be advised)
Presenter: Bob Bechtold, president, Harbec Inc.
Virtual event link: (to be advised)

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Due to COVID-19 pandemic closure of the Wells campus, the spring event below was regretfully canceled.
We are currently working to reschedule the presentation for Fall 2020 as a "virtual" event.

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


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