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Sustainability Conference 2015: ‘Strange Connections,’ from garden to globe

Sustainability Conference 2015: ‘Strange Connections,’ from garden to globe

| April 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

It began with discussion of sustainability on a local level — topics like zero net energy home construction and urban gardens — and finished with a vision for how the planet can thrive in a century where a consumptive global middle class is set to balloon: Webster University’s 2015 Sustainability Conference was indeed all about […]

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Sustainability Conference 2015 Schedule Covers Variety of ‘Strange Connections’

Sustainability Conference 2015 Schedule Covers Variety of ‘Strange Connections’

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The schedule of speakers, presentations and poster sessions for the 2015 Webster University Sustainability Conference March 27-28 is now posted online. Under the theme of “Strange Connections” — emphasizing the often strange bedfellows who come together to advance sustainability — the conference covers a wide variety of sustainability topics, including: regional corporate-public partnerships the history […]

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Annual Sustainability Conference: ‘Strange Connections’ March 27-28

Annual Sustainability Conference: ‘Strange Connections’ March 27-28

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

In Shakespeare’s “The Tempest,” Trinculo laments “misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows.” This year’s Sustainability Conference on March 27 and 28 at Webster University will focus on the strange bedfellows created in the fight for sustainability. The conference’s theme is “Strange Connections,” and it will explore the seemingly disparate partners who join forces when […]

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Call for Proposals: 2015 Sustainability Conference, due Jan. 16

Call for Proposals: 2015 Sustainability Conference, due Jan. 16

| December 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The annual Webster University Sustainability Conference has issued its call for proposals for the 2015 conference, which will take place Friday and Saturday, March 27-28, in the East Academic Building and Community Music School at the home campus in Webster Groves, Missouri. With a theme of “Strange Connections: Innovation for Sustainability,” this year’s conference will […]

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Save the Date: 2015 Sustainability Conference, March 27-28

Save the Date: 2015 Sustainability Conference, March 27-28

| November 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mark your calendars for the 2015 Webster University Sustainability Conference. With a theme of “Strange Connections: Innovation for Sustainability,” this year’s conference will emphasize the diverse parties and innovations that can come together in the name of sustainability. The conference will take place Friday and Saturday, March 27-28,  in the East Academic Building and Community […]

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Register: Lineup for 3rd Annual Sustainability Conference April 10-11

Register: Lineup for 3rd Annual Sustainability Conference April 10-11

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The schedule for the third annual Webster University Sustainability Conference has been finalized and is now online. Join students, faculty, colleagues and peers from higher education, other nonprofits and the corporate sector for “Critical Conversations on Energy,” April 10-11 at the home campus in Webster Groves. Keynote speaker Sandra Steingraber, an ecologist, cancer survivor, and […]

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2014 Sustainability Conference: Call for Student Poster Presentation Proposals by April 9

2014 Sustainability Conference: Call for Student Poster Presentation Proposals by April 9

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Student proposals for poster presentations at the third annual Webster University Sustainability Conference (April 10-11, 2014) are being accepted through April 9. The posters should exhibit student work or projects regarding sustainability and/or energy. The conference planners seek proposals that address diverse perspectives and innovative approaches to present and future challenges to sustainability. Students at […]

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3rd Annual Sustainability Conference: Call for Submissions and Keynote Speaker

3rd Annual Sustainability Conference: Call for Submissions and Keynote Speaker

| December 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Celebrating our third annual Sustainability Conference on April 10-11, 2014, we have adopted a new approach to the conference: “Critical Conversations on Sustainability,” with the theme of Energy for 2014. Our goal is to promote innovative thinking about sustainability by fostering critical discourse and respectful conversations representing a variety of viewpoints. Keynote Speaker: Acclaimed Ecologist […]

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Register for 2nd Annual Sustainability Conference, April 12-13

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 2013 Webster University Sustainability Conference is less than four weeks away, and an engaging lineup of speakers, panelists and presentations has been lined up for the two-day event, April 12-13 on Webster’s home campus in Webster Groves. Planning to Attend? Register in Advance Attendance is free for Webster University students, faculty and staff ($5 […]

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Abstract Submission Deadline Today for April 12-13 Sustainability Conference

Abstract Submission Deadline Today for April 12-13 Sustainability Conference

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Sustainability Conference Review Committee has extended the deadline for those who are interested in submitting an abstract but did not make the earlier deadline. The extended deadline for submitting 250-word abstracts is today (Tuesday, Jan. 22), at 11:59 p.m. (CST). Review conference themes and submit your proposal here. Please forward to your colleagues, students, […]

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