|Submission Date||July 25, 2012|
ER-T2-6: Sustainability Events
Campus Sustainability Committee
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):
Denison hosted the first annual GLCA Sustainability Conference whereby faculty, staff, administrators, and students of member colleges attended and shared experiences on their campuses. In conjunction with the 2009-2010 Campus Theme: Consumption, Denison has hosted a myriad of speakers within the past few years related to Sustainability. Julian Keniry, Michael Pollan, Annie Leonard, Juliet Schor, Stephen Marglin, Curt Ellis, Paul Rozin, Robert Kenner, and others. There has also been a film series related to sustainability – Film showings of Big River, Food Inc., Crude, King Corn and The Story of Stuff.
This past year 2011-2012, Denison hosted a series of community forums on hydraulic fracturing that were attended by not only the Denison community, but also by the residents of Licking County, Ohio.
The website URL where information about the event(s) are available:
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