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Environmental Justice As Freedom

Dr. Julie Sze American Studies University of California, DavisDr. Julie Sze, an advocate, professor, and leader for environmental justice at UC Davis, opens her presentation with a quote from Stevie…

From  Jeff Layne on October 7th, 2019 0 likes 96 plays 0  

BioGeoTherapy: Reversing Climate Change by Regenerating Land and Ocean Ecosystems

From  Jeff Layne on March 29th, 2019 0 likes 162 plays 0  

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 152 plays 0  

An Epic Approach to Sustainability Part 2

Marc Schlossberg Faculty, University of Oregon Jessica Barlow Faculty, San Diego State University The presenters describe the Educational Partnership for Innovation in Communities (EPIC)…

From  Jeff Layne on April 11th, 2017 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Viewing the Agricultural System Through a Carbon Lens

Tom Newmark Co-owner of Finca Luna Nueva Lodge, Costa Rica Tom Newmark’s presentation focuses on how agricultural practices impact climate change and food security. Newmark is board chair…

From  Jeff Layne on April 6th, 2017 0 likes 68 plays 0  

A Mindset for Change

Anya Fernald CEO, Belcampo and Founder, Food Craft Institute Anya Fernald has combined her expertise in craft food making and business management into a force for change in California and around…

From  Jeff Layne on October 30th, 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 Influence of Sustainable Action on Cultural Conflicts in the Middle East

Brandon Michael Smith Student, Wichita State University The valleys formed by the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers are among the most fertile areas in the entire Middle East. To explore his topic, Mr.…

From  Jeff Layne on October 6th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Global Policy Series: The Environment

Dr. David Hassenzahl Dean, CSU, Chico College of Natural Sciences Dr. Dean Fairbanks Faculty, CSU, Chico Geography & Planning Department Dr. James Pushnik Faculty, CSU, Chico Biological…

From  Jeff Layne on September 29th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture

Karen Ross Secretary, California Department of Food and Agriculture Karen Ross learned about sustainability at an early age, while growing up on a farm in Nebraska. The word…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0