Sustainability

Related Past Events

Feb
12
The 2014 Social Impact Challenge focuses on systems transformation strategies for equitable growth in Detroit. NPM has partnered with Detroit Future City (DFC), which is leading implementation of the DFC Strategic Framework, a comprehensive plan to achieve fiscal sustainability and improve quality of life for all Detroiters.
2014 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Nov
11
The United States is the largest source of greenhouse gases in the world and influences international policy. It turns out that Native American communities have the potential to generate up to one half of present US electrical consumption through producing power from the wind. This is the alternative to both military intervention into oil rich countries, and represents the potential for ecological sustainability.
2013 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Nov
30
Moderator Rick Ament, is Founder and CEO of Strategic Organizational Sustainability (SOS) Partners. Panelists will be offering thoughts on the key challenges faced by healthcare providers pursuing sustainability objectives from their discipline\'s perspective.
2012 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Mar
26
Marie Lynn Miranda, dean and professor at the University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Environment, delivers the 11th Annual Peter M. Wege Lecture on Sustainability. The title of her talk is "Fostering Environments to Sustain our Children's Health." Although it is widely agreed that child health and well-being are determined by multiple forces, surprisingly little is known about the interactions of those forces.
2012 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Mar
25
U-M will mark the 40th anniversary of Earth Day with a Teach-In to address critical issues affecting the planet and give voice to the university's new sustainability initiative. 'Our 40th Anniversary Earth Day Teach-In provides a good example of the University of Michigan's strong commitment to sustainability,' says Don Scavia, special counsel to the president on sustainability.
2010 - 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

Related Courses

PUBPOL 718
Real World Sustainability--Navigating the Challenges and Opportunities
Winter
2007
Credits: 
3