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Innovations Talk: Beef Sustainability and Ranching in Arizona

Future of Food Sustainability@ASU
Monday, November 26, 2018
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

The U.S. beef industry has been committed to measuring and improving its sustainability for the past decade through the Beef Checkoff’s sustainability research program. This presentation will highlight information on beef’s greenhouse gas emissions, energy use, water use, and cattle’s protein upcycling abilities.

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Fall 2018 School of Sustainability Student Showcase

School of Sustainability Sustainability@ASU
Monday, November 26, 2018 - Friday, November 30, 2018

Students in the School of Sustainability will be showcasing culminating experience projects during the bi-annual SOS Student Showcase. Please join us as Wrigley Hall opens its doors to highlight student research, projects, coursework, and internships from the Fall 2018 semester.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Project Cities City of Glendale Student Presentations
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Free Film Screening: The Age of Consequences

Sustainability Series
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Film starts at 7:00 p.m.

The Age of Consequences explores the impacts of climate change on resource scarcity, migration, and conflict through the lens of US national security and global stability.

This documentary film unpacks how water and food shortages, drought, extreme weather, and sea-level rise accelerate the instability and conflict in volatile...

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Master of Sustainability Solutions (MSUS) Culminating Experience Project Presentation: Garr Punnett

Defense School of Sustainability
Thursday, November 29, 2018
8:45 - 9:45 a.m.

Garr Punnett

A PET Circular Economy For The City Of Phoenix

Abstract

Contrary to the classic “put it in the bin, we’ll take care of it” attitude presented by large recyclers such as Waste Management and Republic Services, recycling economics are complex; often both a beacon of technological advancement and a lagger with...

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School of Sustainability Internship Poster Session

School of Sustainability Sustainability@ASU
Thursday, November 29, 2018
4:30 - 5:45 p.m.

This event is the celebration and display of some of the incredible work sustainability interns have done this semester. Interns apply their talent and innovative thinking to applied experiences in professional settings including public, private, and educational sectors.

Talk with students while enjoying refreshments, appetizers and desserts.

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Sustainability Storytelling: Short Documentaries from Peter Byck’s Class: 11th Edition

Sustainability@ASU
Friday, November 30, 2018
9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Join us for the annual screening of three short films created by students from the School of Sustainability and Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, under the direction of sustainability scientist and director of Carbon Nation, Peter Byck.

This year's films:

Bike...

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Sustainability Storytelling: Short Documentaries from Peter Byck’s Class: 11th Edition

Sustainability@ASU
Friday, November 30, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us for the annual screening of three short films created by students from the School of Sustainability and Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, under the direction of sustainability scientist and director of Carbon Nation, Peter Byck.

This year's films:

Bike Saviours
Bike...

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Sustainable Infrastructure & Resilience Webinar Series: The Science of Resilience in Decision-Making

School of Sustainability
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
1:15 - 2:45 p.m. ET (11:15 - 12:45 p.m. AZ)

This seminar is Part 3 of 3 of the Sustainable Infrastructure & Resilience Webinar Series. The experts will explore resilience risk and financial mechanisms to advance climate resilience.

Speakers include:

  • Moderator Erica Goldman, NSCE Science Policy Director
  • Thomas Seager, School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, Arizona State University
  • Joe Manous,...

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21st Annual CAP LTER All Scientists Meeting and Poster Symposium

Central Arizona-Phoenix LTER
Friday, January 11, 2019
Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.
Event from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Marc T. J. Johnson

  • Associate Professor, University of Toronto-Mississauga
  • Canadian Research Chair for Urban Environmental Science
  • Director, Centre for Urban Environments

The Central Arizona–Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research (CAP LTER) program advances our understanding of urban ecology and urban socio-ecological systems. CAP LTER has brought together teams of individuals from different fields to investigate the complex dynamics of the Phoenix metropolitan area and surrounding Sonoran Desert.

CAP LTER invites you to...

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13th International Congress of Orthopterology

Conferences Global Locust Initiative
Sunday-Thursday, March 24-28, 2019

The International Congress on Orthopterology is an interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in all aspects of orthopterology. For the first time, the Congress will take place in Africa, under the sub-title "Challenges in front of Climatic and Environmental Changes." The Orthopterists’ Society hosts the...

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The Sustainability Opportunity: 3-Day Professional Certificate

School of Sustainability Professional Training
Thursday-Saturday, March 28-30, 2019
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Earn a Professional Certificate in Sustainability Strategy from ASU’s School of Sustainability and W.P. Carey School of Business.

This course is designed for mid-career professionals in the private sector who want to create a decided advantage in the marketplace by reorienting their abilities. The program will focus on the organizational opportunities...

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Clean Energy Implementation on the Grid Edge

LightWorks
Monday, November 19, 2018
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Matthew T. McDonnell

  • Commission Counsel, State of Hawaii Public Utilities Commission

Please join LightWorks® and the Energy Policy Innovation Council (EPIC) for a conversation with Matthew T. McDonnell, a top attorney at the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission, whose work includes helping to implement Hawaii’s nation-leading 100 percent Renewable Portfolio Standard, addressing the state’s electric vehicle roadmap, and facilitating the ongoing performance-based...

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