Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 47.63
Liaison Dennis Carlberg
Submission Date Dec. 14, 2011
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Boston University
ER-T2-6: Sustainability Events

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Rebecca Morgan
Sustainability Intern
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Does the institution hold major events related to sustainability, such as conferences, speaker series, or symposia, that have students as the intended audience?:

A brief description of the event(s):

Throughout the year BU hosts many sustainable events on campus; these include guest speakers discussing issues ranging from plastics in the environment and renewable energy to global climate change. The annual sustainability@BU Festival and Earth Day celebrations showcase organizations of the Sustainable Student Network and other groups that are actively promoting a broad range of sustainable activities. The following is a list of events held on campus that engage the Boston University community:
Earth Week
Earth Day
Earth Hour
Carbon Day
Parking Day
World Water Day
sustainability@BU Festival (Charles River Campus)
sustainability@BU Festival on the Green (Medical Campus)
Philosophy’s Karbank Challenge
Pardee Center for the Long Range Future lecture series
President’s Lecture Series

The website URL where information about the event(s) are available:

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