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Video from CHN Fourm: “Questions for a Resilient Future”

This is a video of a panel discussion addressing “Questions for a Resilient Future” at the Spertus Institute in Chicago this past February (2014), an event co-sponsored by the Center for Humans and Nature and the Forest Preserve District of … Continue reading

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Sustainability and Science: SUST Profs Speak at SENCER Conference at RU in Schaumburg

On Saturday, March 8th, Sustainability Studies professors Mike Bryson and Michele Hoffman-Trotter participated in the SENCER SCI-Midwest Regional Symposium, “Teaching College Science and Math through Food, Health, and Sustainability Themes,” hosted by Roosevelt University at its Schaumburg Campus. This annual … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Bioneers 2013 Conference at RU Starts this Friday — Register Today!

The Sustainability Studies Program at Roosevelt is proud to be a co-sponsor of the upcoming Great Lakes Bioneers Conference this weekend, Nov. 1-3, hosted at RU’s Chicago Campus. Today (Wednesday) is the last day for online registration. You can register … Continue reading

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Roosevelt Hosts Great Lakes Bioneers 2013 Conference Next Weekend

The Sustainability Studies Program at Roosevelt is proud to be a co-sponsor of the upcoming Great Lakes Bioneers conference next weekend, Nov. 1-3, hosted at RU’s Chicago Campus. For three exciting days, participants will have the opportunity to join international, … Continue reading

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Register Now for the Great Lakes Bioneers 2013 Conference at RU in Chicago on Nov 1-3

Registration is now open for the upcoming Great Lakes Bioneers environmental sustainability conference to be hosted on November 1st through 3rd at Roosevelt University‘s Chicago Campus. For three exciting days, participants will have the opportunity to join international, national and … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Bioneers 2013 Conference To Be Hosted by Roosevelt in Chicago on Nov 1-3

On November 1-3, 2013, Great Lakes Bioneers Chicago will host its second annual conference at Roosevelt University‘s Chicago Campus. For three exciting days, participants will have the opportunity to join international, national and local visionaries in a program of presentations … Continue reading

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AASHE in Transition, Facing Challenges

The premier professional organization for sustainability in higher education is the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, or AASHE. Roosevelt University has been a member for the last three years, and its faculty, staff, and students utilize … Continue reading

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Roosevelt hosts U.S. Green Building Council program, Wednesday, June 5

Interested in green building and leasing practices?    Roosevelt’s Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate is hosting the U.S. Green Building Council of Illinois for a program on sustainability practices in developing, leasing, and operating buildings.  The program will be … Continue reading

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GMIC 2013 Sustainable Meetings Conference at McCormick Place (Apr 7-10)

Starting this coming Sunday, the Green Meeting Industry Council will be hosting its 2013 Sustainable Meetings Conference on April 7-10, 2013, in Chicago at McCormick Place. Register here for the 2013 Conference. According to RU Hospiality/Tourism Prof. Bill Host (whost@roosevelt.edu), … Continue reading

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GMIC 2013 Sustainable Meetings Conference at McCormick Place (Apr 7-10)

Here’s something for folks interested in the intersection of sustainability and the hospitality industry. The Green Meeting Industry Council will be hosting its 2013 Sustainable Meetings Conference on April 7-10, 2013, in Chicago at McCormick Place. Register here for the … Continue reading

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