Friday, September 4
1:00pm-7:00pm | Meet in 17 Norton
Join Dr. Shockley, the Academies Sustainability Academic Director, and Ryan McPherson, UB’s Chief Sustainability Officer, for an engaging tour of the city of Buffalo and its impressive efforts at making our region more sustainable. Stops will include Goat Island, Love Canal, Solar City, Lackawanna Steel Winds, and a free dinner at the Outer Harbor. There are a limited number of seats for this event so be sure to sign up soon if you are interested! RSVP here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1508706956087298/ or by emailing email@example.com.
Thursday, September 17th, 2015
C3 Dining Hall, Red Jacket Quad
Join us to celebrate the diversity and richness of our local food culture with menu items and food products from our region, and welcome UB Alum and AASHE National Director Meghan Fay Zahniser, who will offer an informative, engaging keynote about elevating and integrating sustainability as a core mission across higher education and here at UB.
Meghan is the Executive Director for the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). Previously, Meghan worked as Sustainability Specialist at NELSON. She also spent over five years working at the U.S. Green Building Council where, as Manager of Community, she developed and managed a local chapter network for building industry professionals and helped create the Emerging Green Builders program. Meghan got her start as an Environmental Educator for the University at Buffalo Green Office, organizing campus and community education focused on energy conservation, green building, and sustainable living.
This event is being organized in partnership with UB Campus Dining & Shops who are committed to sustainable practices.
This free event will feature dozens of vendors offering ways to green our homes, yards and offices while reducing our environmental footprint.
Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015
10:00 am to 2:00 PM
Student Union Lobby, North Campus
Free to all UB students, faculty, staff
Come early, stay late, and be prepared to learn a lot of fun and useful information!Goodwill be collecting at the fair - please bring items to donate to their great cause.
More info: http://www.pss.buffalo.edu/slf/SLF2015.php