Schedule

The new immersive virtual experience will take place over three days, six streams, and 50+ sessions. Explore the program, choose your favourite sessions, and select your personalized one-, two-, or three-day registration package.

Embodying Sustainability

April 27, 2021

(All times are EDT)
TrackSession
13:15 - 14:00 | Embodying Sustainability

Wisdom of Wood, Worms, and Waste (E/SI)

This panel from Dalhousie University and the Faculty of Agriculture shares three stories of embodying sustainability to increase progress on Sustainable Development Goals and actively reduce global warming. Wood: Dalhousie... Read More
14:15 - 15:00 | Embodying Sustainability

Teaching Career Using the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (E/SI)

Inspired by the United Nations (UN) 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, a university career transition course introduced the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in its curriculum. A natural fit... Read More
15:15 - 16:00 | Embodying Sustainability

Stronger Together: Innovative Pan-Canadian Collaboration for Environmental ImpAct (B/SI)

While Canadian colleges and institutes already collaborate academically in many ways, colleges and institutes are encouraged to expand their opportunities for collaboration on other activities. In response to the COVID-19... Read More

April 28, 2021

(All times are EDT)
TrackSession
12:00 - 12:45 | Embodying Sustainability

Sustainable Happiness: Fostering Sustainability and Well-Being (E/SI)

Sustainable happiness integrates sustainability and well-being, reinforcing the connection between individual, community and global well-being. We have been teaching sustainable happiness through university courses, professional development and training for over... Read More
13:15 - 14:00 | Embodying Sustainability

Sustainability Learning from Indigenization at British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) (E/SI)

The British Columbia Institute of Technology adopted an Indigenous Vision in 2019 and a Sustainability Vision in 2020. Both visions advance social justice through a historical review of inequitable treatment... Read More
14:15 - 15:00 | Embodying Sustainability

5 big goals to keep on keeping on: How TRU plans to keep Sustainability in the spotlight (E/SI)

The Sustainability Office at Thompson Rivers University (TRU) recognizes that despite the inroads it has helped pave around the institution regarding improved sustainability measures since the office started in 2009,... Read More