7th Annual Campus Sustainability Day - "Sustainability Today for a Brighter Tomorrow", Thursday, February 27, 2014, Student Center (SC)
The program features a series of events including speakers, workshops, films and educational exhibits.
11:00 am, SC 3101 - morning keynote address, "Hudson Valley Foodshed Plan" presented by Mr. Steve Rosenberg, Executive Director of the Scenic Hudson Land Trust and Senior Vice President of Scenic Hudson.
12 noon until 2:45 pm - SC third floor hallway - educational exhibits and displays
12:30 - 1:45 pm, SC3101 - presentation on "Ethics of Food"
2:00 - 3:15 pm, SC3101 - presentation on "Green Employment Opportunities"
2:30 - 4:00 pm - tours of the Student Center highlighting building sustainable designs and features. Tours every 30 minutes and limited to 10 participants. Meet in front of SC3101
2:00 -3:15 pm, SC 3102 - presentation on "Sustainable Initiatives Across the World"
4:00 - 5:00 pm, Nelly Goletti Theater - afternoon keynote address, "Building A Smarter Planet: Transformation, Growth and Sustainability" presented by Mr. Christian Klezl, Vice President of Corporate Strategy, IBM
Friday, February 28 8:00 pm, SC 3101 - Sustainability Open Mic Night for students sponsored by the Student Programming Council (SPC)
Monday, February 24, 5:00 pm, SC3101 - Pandora's Promise, directed by Robert Stone. This film portrays the intensely personal stories of environmentalists an energy experts who have undergone a radical conversion from being fiercely anti to strongly pro-nuclear energy, risking their careers and reputations in the process
Tuesday, February 25, 5:00 pm, SC3102 - Tapped, directed by Stephanie Soechtig and Jason Lindsey. This film addresses the issue of clean drinking water as a basic human right or a commodity that should be bought and sold like any other article of commerce.
Wednesday, February 26, 5:00 pm - SC3101 - Island President, directed by Jon Shenk. After bringing democracy to his country, President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives, the lowest-lying country in the world, takes up the fight to keep his homeland from disappearing under the sea due to rising sea levels.
Webinar - "Creating a Sustainable Digital Campus", November 2013
Valley Cafe: Every Tuesday from 11:30am to 1:30pm in the Cabaret and Thursday from 4:30pm to 8:00pm in the Main Dining Room during the fall and spring semesters, Marist Dining Services and Student Affairs sponsor The Valley Cafe. You can find additional details about the Valley Cafe as well as the week's offerings at Marist Dining Service's Locations site.