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Thursday, January 26 | 11:00am MST | Online

Keynote Speaker Daniel Rainham

Healthcare in a Climate Crisis: The Need for Sustainable Health Systems

Daniel is a professor in health promotion in the school of Health and Human Performance at Dalhousie University. He is a research scientist with the Healthy Populations Institute, and flagship project Co-lead, Creating Sustainable Health Systems in a Climate Crisis. His research examines associations between the quality of the environment and human health, focused on measuring the characteristics of the environment, investigating how these characteristics affect our health, and experimenting with solutions and interventions toward a sustainable, healthy lifespan. 

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Friday, January 27 | Noon MST | Online

Sustainability Trivia Game

Join us for the Kahoot Sustainability Trivia game! This fun lunch-hour activity consists of two online Kahoot games in which players will answer sustainability-related trivia questions. The winners will receive a Sustainability Council swag bag!

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Saturday, January 28 | 2:00pm MST | In-Person | 

Orion Room (0-51), Lower Level SUB

3-Minute Thesis Presentations

Trevor Devlin, Megan Jones, Susana Dokiburra, and Archee Panwar

Sustainability leaders, undergraduates to alumni, enrich our community with valuable insight on how to address, discuss and tackle current economic, social and environmental issues. In this session, we are delighted to invite a group of bright Certificate in Sustainability scholars to present to you, in a 3-minute thesis format, their work on a range of different topics including: the Carbon Footprint in Current Canadian Food Production and Diet, Designing our Cities for Active Transportation, Biofuels from Cyanobacterial Metabolites, and Inspiring a Sustainable Plate. So mark your calendars and join the discourse in an uplifting conversation about Sustainability!