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Second Annual UNA Sustainability Conference

March 23, 2017 - March 24, 2017

The UNA DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS AND EARTH Science extends the warmest welcome to attendees and participants at the Second UNA Sustainability Conference–2017, in the Guillot University Center (GUC) at the University of North Alabama.

This year’s conference goals include programming to

  • provide a diversity of perspectives in promoting an understanding of sustainability practices that occur locally, regionally, nationally, and globally;
  • feature leaders in the fields of food production, food security, grassroots community action for food distribution and policies, affordable and energy efficient housing, entrepreneurial activity in a sustainable context, student activism on university campuses;
  • excite the university community and the community-at-large about the positive impacts that individual and collective ideas and actions can have on sustainable living behaviors;
  • integrate efforts of UNA administrators, faculty, staff, and students with the efforts of representatives from other universities, faculty, staff, and students, in this event; and
  • celebrate the new undergraduate major in Earth Systems Sustainability and the development of a new Center for Sustainability on UNA’s campus.

Details

Start:
March 23, 2017
End:
March 24, 2017
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Website:
https://www.una.edu/sustainability/una-sustainability-conference/index.html

Organizer

Sara Beth Rainey
Phone:
256.765.4334
Email:
srainey@una.edu

Venue

Univeristy of North Alabama – Guillot University Center
1 Harrison Plaza
Florence, AL 35632 United States
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Website:
https://www.una.edu/