Student Sustainability Roundtable at Hampshire College

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Event:
Student Sustainability Roundtable at Hampshire College
Start:
April 9, 2013 9:00 am
End:
April 9, 2013 4:00 pm
Category:
Updated:
April 8, 2013
Venue:
Hampshire College, Red Barn

BE PART OF the Second Annual Massachusetts Student Sustainability Roundtable  (aka:  Spring Convocation of Students Working With Sustainability Coordinators)

 Free.  Please register.

Join students from colleges and universities across the state sharing the work they have been doing in collaboration with faculty, staff and administration to increase sustainability on campus

  • Welcoming comments by:

 

Hampshire President Jonathan Lash

Mt. Holyoke President Lynn Pasquerella

  • Keynote Speaker: Kevin Doyle, President of Green Economy
  • Interactive Student Poster Presentations

 

Mt. Holyoke  College                         Electrical conservation competition

                                                                  Chip bag recycling for charity

                                                                  Think Outside the Bottle

UMass Amherst                      Eco-Rep Program

Clark University                     Move-out Goods Community Thrift Store

                                                                  Residential Hall Compost Collection

Boston Architect. College     Climate Action Planning

Hampshire  College               5-College Bike Share

                                                                  Community Garden Redesign

                                                                  Sustainability Revolving Fund (SURF)

                                                                  C & N pools in lawn soils and meadowland

                                                                  Plants & wildlife for meadowlands development

                                                                  Lawn conversion case studies

                                                                  Diffuser Augmented Wind Turbine Design

 

  • Discussion of Proposals from the Five College Blue Sky Brainstorm
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Internships and Other Resource Table
    • Tour of Div III Student Nara Williamsʼ On-Campus Tiny House

Organized by: MA Schools Sustainability Coordinators Roundtable (MSSCOR), Second Nature, and Hampshire College.  Contact Rick Reibstein (rick.reibstein@state.ma.us) or Beth Hooker (bhooker@hampshire.edu) for additional information.

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