Campus Sustainability Day

Event date/time: 
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 3:30pm to 7:00pm

3:30-5:00pm Building Sustainable Leaders: Green Jobs Panel (in Earthfoods Cafe)
In partnership with the UMass Amherst Career Center, the Campus Sustainability Initiative presents a green jobs panel of local and regional sustainability related employers, featuring UMass Amherst alumni in the green jobs industry as panelists.  Keynote speaker: Kevin Doyle, Workforce leader for New England Clean Energy Council (NECEC) Institute. Full list of panelists coming soon!

5:00-6:00pm Learning Together: Student Sustainability Fair, Networking Event and Real Food Tasting (in Student Union Ballroom)
Sample a taste of Real Food, visit interactive student organization table displays, and network at your leisure over local snacks and beverages

6:00-6:10pm Special Performance by the Vocal Suspects (in Student Union Ballroom)
A special musical performance by the Vocal Suspects will kick off the main evening events

6:10-6:50pm Learning, Living and Leading at Sustainable UMass: Public Signing of the Real Food Campus Commitment (in Student Union Ballroom)
Chancellor Subbaswamy, Ken Toong, and members of the Student Food Advocates headline Campus Sustainability Day with a public signing and unveiling of our UMass food sustainability goals along with the Chancellor’s formal announcement of the new campus-wide sustainability brand and website

6:50-7:00pm Special Suprise Musical Performance (in Student Union Ballroom):
A special performance will close the evening in celebration of the public signing and campus-wide sustainability brand and website launch
 

Contact's name: 
Victoria Rosen
Contact's phone: 
413-545-7151
Contact's email: 
Location: 
Earthfoods Cafe
Student Union Ballroom
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