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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 145 plays 0  

The Youth's Climate Crusade: Atmospheric Trust Litigation in Courts Around the World

Mary Wood University of Oregon School of Law Mary Wood talks about a climate litigation approach she originated called “Atmospheric Trust Litigation.” Spearheaded in the courts by the…

From  Jeff Layne on April 25th, 2017 0 likes 25 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 12 plays 0  

An Epic Approach to Sustainability

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 19 plays 0  

This Way to Sustainability VII Keynote Address

Dr. Wallace "J." Nichols Research Associate, California Academy of Sciences Dr. Nichols founded and co-directs Ocean Revolution, an international network of young ocean advocates. He is…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 15 plays 0  

The Wisdom of a 3.8 Billion Year Old Story

Dr. Dayna Baumeister Co-Founder, Biomimicry Guild Consulting Dr. Baumeister’s field is biomimicry – using nature’s designs to solve human problems. Accompanied by a slide show…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Perspectives on 21st Century Agriculture

Michael Dimock President, Roots of Change Michael Dimock refers to his organization, Roots of Change, as a “Think & Do Tank.” Roots of Change is working to align the food movement…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 28 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 30 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 22 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 37 plays 0  

Green Race: Building Sustainable Economies and Resilient Communities for Our Future

Dune Lankard Alaskan Native environmental activist and sustainable fishing entrepreneur The CSU, Chico student who introduces Dune Lankard for this presentation describes him as “one of…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Eat the View: The Fight for Edible Landscapes

Roger Doiron Founder & Director of Kitchen Gardens International Sometimes the best solution to a big problem is not a single, big one but many little ones. In his globe-trotting presentation…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 18 plays 0