Archive for Campus Sustainability Network

Sustainable and Resilient Universities

Our University, together with the University Network of Latin America and the Caribbean for Reducing Disaster Risk (REDULAC / DRR) are invited to participate in the national workshop on Campaign sustainable and resilient universities to be held on 26, 27 and 28 July on campus.

‘I want to encourage people to become sustainability leaders’

As a passionate volunteer for Concordia’s Waste Not, Want Not campaign, Annelies Coessens wants to demystify campus composting for students, faculty and staff. “There is so much work that goes into creating and maintaining this campaign,” says Coessens, #CUseenby Instagram curator for the month of April. “I’d like to get people involved and aware about what is happening at Concordia.”

Catholic High schools recognized for significant commitment to sustainability

Three Catholic high schools in the United States and Chile have been recognized by the Ignatian Solidarity Network for an ongoing significant commitment to institutional sustainability. All three schools—Gonzaga College High School in Washington, D.C.; Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart in Omaha, Nebraska; and Colegio San Luis in Antofagasta, Chile—are participants in the Ignatian Carbon Challenge, a program of the Ignatian Solidarity Network, in partnership with the Jesuit Schools Network and Catholic Climate Covenant.

US Jesuit universities continue commitment to climate change action

2017_05_31_N&E_Photo1Presidents of US Jesuit universities signed on to We Are Still In, an open letter to the international community and parties to the Paris Agreement from 1,200 mayors, governors, college and university leaders, businesses, and investors in the US who are joining forces for the first time and declaring their continuing support to climate action to meet the Paris Agreement.

“A Jesuit response to climate change”

jesuit&friendsJesuit Friends and Alumni of Grand Traverse Summer Event, Sunday, August 28, 2016

Villa Marquette in Omena, 4504 M-22, Suttons Bay Township, MI 49682

 

Collaboration for Sustainability on Jesuit Campuses

9287609827_31e783887f_zFrom March 17-19, 2016, Loyola University Chicago hosted its third annual Climate Change Conference, entitled “Global Climate Change: Economic Challenges and Solutions.” This gathering focused on new economics, policies and activism taking place around the world to address climate change.