The Sustainability Council’s ongoing lecture series explores local and global perspectives on sustainability, equity and climate action. Hear researchers and practitioners from the University of Alberta and beyond in fields ranging from engineering to ecology, public health to poetry, native studies to nanotechnology.

The lecture series is delivered to you on a bi-weekly basis. We aim to highlight sustainability research, teaching and innovation over a range of topics with the goal of generating conversation on sustainability across disciplines. 

Upcoming Lectures



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Runa Das Canada’s households and the zero carbon transition April 11, 2024
Noon - 1 p.m.
Henderson Hall - Rutherford Library South (Room 1-17)
& Zoom
Jemimah Njuki Re-imagining solutions for gender equality in a time of crisis April 11, 2024
5 - 6:30 p.m.

Telus 150 and Atrium