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Brewing a Successful Sustainability Program

Cheri Chastain Sustainability Manager Sierra Nevada Brewing Company The Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, founded and still headquartered in Chico, is known not only for its award-winning beers, but…

From  Jeff Layne on March 19th, 2018 2 likes 151 plays 0  

Northern Sacramento Valley Integrated Regional Water Management Plan Update

Vickie Newlin Assistant Director, Butte County Department of Water and Resource Conservation Ms. Newlin, a CSU, Chico alumnus, serves as chair of the Technical Advisory Committee for the…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Inequality: Why It Doesn't Work, Can't Work, and Why It Threatens Resiliency

Dr. Scott McNall Founder, CSU, Chico Institute for Sustainable Development Dr. Scott McNall believes that both democracy and the efforts to create a sustainable society are threatened by…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 39 plays 0  

The End of Growth: Adapting to Our New Economic Reality

Richard Heinberg Senior Fellow of the Post Carbon Institute Richard Heinberg is a Senior Fellow of the Post Carbon Institute, a non-profit organization that provides tools and resources for…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Introduction to California Energy Systems

Ivin Rhyne Manager, Electricity Analysis Office, California Energy Commission California’s energy systems are more than just a network of interconnected pipes and wires. Mr. Rhyne presents…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Regional Regulatory Regimes and the Political Ecology of Critical Mining Development in the Rural American West

Jeffrey Jenkins PhD Student, Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz Jeffrey Jenkins, who earned his Master’s Degree at CSU, Chico, is writing his doctoral dissertation…

From  Jeff Layne on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0