Friday October 1st, the Sustainability Council and SustainSU are hosting a Climate Debate between Edmonton Mayoral Candidates.

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Joining us Amarjeet Sohi, Kim Krushell, Cheryll Watson, Michael Oshry, 'Breezy' Brian Gregg, and Diana Steele to talk about climate action in their platforms.

 Friday | October 1st | 12-1PM

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.

 


Other upcoming talks

Apr. 7, 2021 at Noon
Event details as listed below
Degrowth in the time of COVID-19

Joëlle Saey-Volckrick and Nick von Andrian

Two leaders of the website degrowth.info present this introduction to degrowth as a critique of the current system, as a way of rethinking the foundations of our economies, and as a three-fold strategy for the post-COVID-19 world: produce less, share more, and decide together.

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April 8, 2021 at 7 PM
Event details as listed below
Into the Arctic: Awakening

Film screening and live Q&A

Cory Trepanier and Fiona Schmiegelow

See incredible images of a rapidly landscape under threat. Join filmmaker Cory Trepanier and UAlberta North's Fiona Schmiegelow for a free film screening and discussion.

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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.

Steering Committee

The Sustainability Council’s Research Steering Committee guides the selection of speakers for this lecture series.

Meet the Committee