2008 Conference


National Conference on Sustainability for Community Colleges – April 2008

Eighty-nine people attended this conference from thirty-seven colleges, universities, and other organizations.

Conference Program

Keynote Presentations

Denis HayesDenis Hayes
President, Bullitt Foundation

"Preparing for Life in a Climate Neutral World"

  • Recording

Rusty StephensRusty Stephens, Ed.D.
President, Wilson Community College

"Sustainability: Community Colleges at the Heart Center"

Concurrent Sessions 

Concurrent Sessions A

  • What is LEED®? - Michael Ryan and Robert Lowe, III, Anne Arundel Community College
  • An Introduction to Carbon Footprints for Higher Education - Josh Skov, Good Company
  • The Psychology of Sustainability and Why Sustainability is the Science of the 21st Century - Howard Ingle, Salt Lake Community College
  • Measuring and Influencing Community College Student Attitudes About Environmental Issues and Sustainable Behavior - Bob Riesenberg, Whatcom Community College
  • Infusing Sustainability Into Curriculum, Claudia Owen, Tammie Stark, and Sarah Ulerick, Lane Community College, Patricia Pietraroia, Cuyahoga Community College, Jennifer Wise, Sinclair Community College, and Melinda Riley, Butte College.
  • Making Sustainability Stick, Bob Doppelt, Resource Innovations and the Climate Leadership Initiative, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon

Concurrent Sessions B

Concurrent Sessions C

Concurrent Sessions D