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Sustainability Hub Seminar Series

Sustainability Hub Seminar Series

The Office of Sustainability and the Sustainability Hubs are pleased to present 3 Sustainability Hub seminars each semester.

These seminars occur in September, October and November during the Fall semester, and February, March and April during the Spring semester.

Each seminar focuses on a sustainability initiative in one of Ohio University's 12 sustainability themes:  transportation, food, water, waste, procurement, investments, grounds, energy, buildings, student affairs, human resources and climate.

Spring, 2020 Seminar Dates and Topics

The Spring 2020 Sustainability Hub Seminar Series will occur on the fourth Thursday of each month.

  • February 27 (Thursday), 4pm.  Baker University Center Front Room: Dr. Ryan Fogt & Panelists Cat Russell (Human Resources) and Jan Huebenthal (Diversity & Inclusion) Topic: Creating a Sustainable Workplace: Fostering Belonging at OHIO
  • March 26 (Thursday), 5pm.  Baker University Center Front Room: Dr. David Bayless & Steve Wood, Ohio University Chief Facilities Office.  Topic:  Sustainable Energy at Ohio University.
  • April 23 (Thursday), 5pm.  Baker University Center Front Room: Dr. Theresa Moran, Topic TBD

Fall, 2019 Seminar Dates and Topics

  • September 4 (Wednesday), 5pm.  Baker University Center Front Room:  "Sustainability:  A challenge of and solution to global climate change" presented by Dr. Ryan Fogt.
  • October 3 (Thursday), 5pm.  Baker University Center Front Room: The OHIO Student Farm, presented by Dr. Theresa Moran and a student panel.
  • November 6 (Wednesday), 5pm.  Baker University Center Front Room: Sustainable Project Laboratory and other academic initiatives related to sustainability, presented by Dr. David Bayless 

Past Topics (Spring 2019)