Past Events

November 20, 2019
Saint Mary's Sustainability Committee is excited to begin the process of developing the College's inaugural Climate Action Plan (CAP). Please mark your calendars for two campus-wide feedback sessions - Oct 22 @ 11am in Hagerty Lounge and Nov 20 @ 1pm in Delphine Lounge - to participate in the planning and development of the CAP.  
November 18, 2019
You are cordially invited to join the Dunedin GreenFaith Circle. We hope that you can join us at our next meeting Monday, November 18, 2019, at Historic Andrews Chapel (1899 San Mateo Drive, Dunedin) from 6-7 p.m.
November 17, 2019
We're coming together on Mitzvah Day to continue our multifaith, city-region wide response to climate change. Share your ideas, join discussions, take part in workshops and be inspired. As part of our Mitzvah actions, please bring some tinned or dried foods and/or unwanted, good condition clothing to donate if you can. Your donations will go to...
November 17, 2019
Sundays at CTU with Sr. Dianne Bergant In his encyclical Laudato Si’, Pope Francis insists that addressing the problems of pollution is not enough.  He clearly states: “There needs to be a distinctive way of looking at things, a way of thinking, policies, an educational programme, a lifestyle and a spirituality which together generate...
November 17, 2019
The Behavior, Energy & Climate Change Conference (BECC) is the premier international conference focused on understanding human behavior and decision making and using that knowledge to accelerate the transition to a low-carbon future. The theme of this year’s conference is Scaling Up. The need to mitigate climate change is more urgent than...
November 15, 2019
Dire Predictions: Understanding Climate Change and its impact on Florida Michael Mann, PhD., Professor of Atmospheric Science and Meteorology, Penn State University. Michael Mann is among the most recognized climate scientists in the world. He is also the co-founder of the award-winning science website RealClimate.org. Event is free and open to...
November 15, 2019
Red Hot Research is intended to bring together scholars from all disciplines, to reveal overlaps and connections across areas of interesting and methodological approaches. The format of these sessions is inspired by Pecha Kucha, which features short, slide-based talks that introduce audiences to a topic. We hope that through these sessions, the...
November 14, 2019
Join us to reflect on the richness and challenge of the selected teaching from the legacy of Thomas Berry, Spiritual Master of the Ecozoic Age. These monthly invitations are sent with a selection from Thomas Berry's writings to inform our shared silence and dialogue, and to foster us in The Great Work of cultivating a community of contemplative...
November 14, 2019
The climate is changing and organisations will have to rise to new challenges to ensure business continuity. This webinar will talk about EN ISO 14090, the first European standard on adaptation to the impacts of climate change. Aimed at organisations of all types and sizes, it sets out good practice around: - identifying impacts - understanding...
November 13, 2019
Join with Christians from around the Thames Valley who want to take action on the climate. Find out ways that people and communities are already making a difference - and how you can join in! - To Bronze and Beyond - Eco Church Journeys - ‘Why are we striking?’ - hearing from a school climate striker - Q and A on Church Energy Audits...
November 13, 2019
The Deep South Center for Environmental Justice, Inc. in collaboration with Texas Southern University will host the Seventh Annual HBCU Climate Change Conference November 13 – 16, 2019 (First session begins Wednesday, November 13th at 6:00 pm. The final session ends Saturday, November 16th at 6:00 pm). The purpose of the conference is to bring...
November 13, 2019
  This webinar will explore how CDFIs can proactively address the climate crisis and collectively scale their impact to build sustainable and resilient communities nationwide. It will also explain how investors can support CDFIs working in this space.    You'll first hear from Elizabeth Rogers from Coastal Enterprises, a leading CDFI at the...
November 12, 2019
Hear from renowned evangelical climate scientist and Y.E.C.A. Senior Advisor, Dr. Katharine Hayhoe, about how we can be effective witnesses for climate action this holiday season. We'll explore the latest social science and psychological research, review communications best practices, and identify concrete strategies for having productive...
November 11, 2019
Join the Aquinas Center at Emory University for a week of events on environmental awareness from a Catholic perspective. Inspired by Laudato Si, these events focus on the variety of ways we can care for our common home.  Monday, November 11th: Sustainability Festival - Free Food! 11am-1pm, CST plaza (outside Candler 3rd floor) Tuesday, November...
November 10, 2019
Boston College will be hosting the Fall 2019 Sustainability Student Leaders Symposium at the Connors Retreat Center in Dover, Massachusetts. The Sustainability Student Leaders Symposium is an opportunity for university students and staff to engage with one another on the common environmental challenges that they face. Through education and...
November 8, 2019
On Friday, November 8, 2019, the University of San Diego School of Law will host its Eleventh Annual Lesley K. McAllister Symposium on Climate and Energy Law. The theme of our 2019 Symposium is “The Future of Energy in a Changing Climate.” 
November 8, 2019
Join us for an artist talk by Jessica Turtle, founder of the Natural Heritage Project, and an exhibition reception for Symbiosis. Symbiosis invites you to explore the interactions of species, environments, organizations, research, and art. This exhibition features two Sustainable Communities Partnership (SCP) Arts collaborations, Pollinator...
November 7, 2019
Hosted by the Georgia Climate Project, the 2019 Georgia Climate Conference will bring together nearly 400 leaders and experts from the publc, private, non-profit, and academic sectors to collaborate, raise awareness of work across the state, highlight progress, and identify opportunities to do more. We want to better understand: 1. What does a...
November 7, 2019
As climate activists, how do we know which laws to push for? Should we spend our precious time advocating for a ban on internal combustion engines? New laws related to carbon pricing? Tougher regulations on industry or new buildings? It’s hard to prioritize without the help of economists and energy experts. California has of course been on the...
November 7, 2019
After our stellar attendance at the last special drought webinar, we want to make sure that people know we are doing a follow-up drought webinar to update us in the Southeast about how recent rains have affected dry conditions in the Southeast, including impacts on water resources and agriculture. You can register for the webinar at...
November 6, 2019
Join Kansas State University BioNexus KC, BioKansas, the KU Edwards Campusand Frontiers: University of Kansas Clinical and Translational Science Institute for Kansas City One Health Day. This year's topic is "Climate Change and Extreme Weather Events." The event is from 3-6 p.m. at K-State's Olathe campus.  Admission is $10 and free to students...
October 31, 2019
Join Antioch’s Center for Climate Preparedness & Community Resilience for a FREE October webinar. Learn how to effectively engage stakeholders in conversations about climate change in order to build the political will and public support needed for the implementation of resilience efforts. We will discuss communication and engagement best...
January 15, 2019
Reversing Global Warming: Green House Gas Reduction & Sequestration Bob Grove, President of the Climate Council of Greater Kansas City, will introduce the latest research on global warming and examine solutions that reduce emissions of greenhouse gases and remove excess carbon from the atmosphere through sequestration.

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