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Celebrating the Ecological Resources and Culture of Cuyahoga County: 2018-2019 Speaker Series

2018-09-20 09:34:22

Sustainability Presentations

A collaboration between the Michael Schwartz Library and the CSU Office of Sustainability will bring researchers and local practitioners together to talk about sustainability efforts and innovations.

Academic Year 2018-2019 Schedule:

  • Sustainability in Business: Measuring Progress and Changing Culture
    Speakers: Vickie Gallagher, Associate Professor, College of Business and Tracy Porter, Assistant Professor, College of Business
    October 25, 2018
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Value of Water: Water Resources in Cuyahoga County
    Speakers: Wendy Kellogg, Professor of Urban Planning and Environmental Studies and Bryan Stubbs, Cleveland Water Alliance
    November 13, 2018
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Invasive Plants and Ecological Restoration
    Speakers: Emily Rauschert, Assistant Professor, Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences Departments and Jenn Hillmer, Invasive Plant Coordinator, Cleveland Metroparks
    February 26, 2019
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Sustainability in Action at NASA: Policy, Science and Engineering at Work
    Speakers: Walt Kocher, Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department
    April 23, 2019
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm

The speaker series is presented in support of the 2019 Sustainable Cleveland initiative, a ten-year effort to engage the Cleveland community in building a resilient, forward-thinking city. 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the year the Cuyahoga River caught fire which subsequently sparked the modern environmental movement.

All speaker presentations are open to the public and take place in the Connection Lounge of the first floor of the Michael Schwartz Library. Light snacks and beverages will be provided.


>>For more information, contact Mandi Goodsett, Performing Arts and Humanities Librarian.


Posted 2018-09-20 09:34:22 by Barbara_Loomis.

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