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SSLS

2019 Sustainability Student Leadership Symposium 

SSLS is the largest student-led, student-focused sustainability event in New England. Students learn from each other best practices in sustainability that they can implement on their campuses. This year we will also be hearing from several local and national environmental groups. The afternoon career panel includes several young professionals in various fields who can provide very valuable insight into the question, "How do I get my first job?" Our four breakout sessions tracks include food, waste management, engagement, and other. 

Sunday, March 3, 2019 

9:30am-3pm

Location: Brandeis University

 

Agenda

9:30-10

Registration, coffee and light breakfast

10:00-10:30

Introduction 

10:40-11:20

Breakout Sessions #1

Engagement:

“Miles2Share coming 2 Wellesley: Reducing car emissions on suburban campuses” (Clare Auld-Brokish, Jenn Harris)

 

“Changes from Within: finding ways to navigate activism alongside administration” (Natalie Roach)

 

“Act yourself into thinking differently: Save Ohno”

(Dylan Husted or Quentin Prideaux)

 


Food:

“First Steps: A nudge in the right direction”  (Elyssa Anneser)


“The Impact of Meat Consumption at Brandeis and Around the World”  (Sabrina Chow)


11:30-12:10

Breakout Sessions #2


Engagement:

“Broadening Your World of Health” (Orly Strobel)


“Sustainability Living Certifications” (Julia Sokolowska)


“Brandeis Sustainability Fund and the Senate Sustainability Committee”

(Sabrina Chow)

 

Food/Waste:

“Developing, Implementing, and Evaluating the Harvard Sustainable Meeting and Event Guide” (Aviva Musicus)


“Waste Watchers: Reducing Waste Contamination at MIT” (Rebecca Grekin)

12:20-12:50

  • Environment America
  • SaveOhno
  • Crowd Sourcing Sustainability

12:50-1:30

Lunch

1:30- 2:30

Career Panel

2:30- 3:00 Networking/close



 

 

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