2018 AASHE Conference & Expo Schedule

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Mon, 10/1
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12:30 PM - 8:00 PM Maximizing Human and Ecological Health in the Built Environment: Tour, Workshop, and Reception Tour 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper Quad Facility: A New Vision of Education Tour 
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Tue, 10/2
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7:30 AM - 6:30 PM Registration Open - Tuesday Special AASHE Session 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM 6th AASHE Workshop on Research for Sustainability: Investigating Sustainable Urban Systems ($) Full Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Advancing Carbon Pricing at Your Institution ($) Full Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM CURC Campus Recycling Workshop ($) Full Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Developing and Utilizing a Social Justice Lens in Order to Achieve Global Goals for Sustainability ($) Full Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Facilitation for Organizational Change ($) Full Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Applied Learning: Interventions for Sustainability Impacts ($) Half Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Biophilic Design Principles and Green Infrastructure: Forging New Possibilities for Nature, Harmony and Resiliency in Urban Environments ($) Half Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Creating an Ecologically Restorative, Socially Just, and Culturally Rich Campus ($) Half Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Resilience Bootcamp - Turning Threats into Opportunities ($) Half Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Rising to Meet the Challenge of 100% Renewable Energy ($) Half Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM Student Summit Keynote - Garrett Blad Keynote 
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Coffee & Tea Break Breaks and Meals 
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM A Zero Waste Campus is Possible Student Summit Workshop 
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Advocacy for the Global Goals Student Summit Workshop 
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Anti-Oppressive Youth Facilitation Student Summit Workshop 
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Local to Global - 5 Strategies for Leaders to Win Change Now and After Graduation Student Summit Workshop 
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Put Your Fork Where Your Ethics Are: Exploring Food Systems & Leveraging University Purchasing Power Student Summit Workshop 
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Secrets to Success for Your Career and Your Campus in Sustainability Student Summit Workshop 
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Shifting to 100% Renewable Campuses and Communities Student Summit Workshop 
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Community-Driven Reuse Initiatives Award Winner Session 
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Agrivoltaic Arrays: Cultivating the Future of Renewable Energy Student Summit Case Study 
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Creating a Culture of Sustainability: Implementing Zero Waste in Student Union Buildings Student Summit Case Study 
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Creating a Sustainability Director Position for the Student Body Government Student Summit Case Study 
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Environmental Social Justice’s Role in the Sustainable Development Goals Student Summit Case Study 
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Student Funded Initiatives & the Intersections of Social Justice & Sustainability Student Summit Case Study 
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Student-Developed Energy Management Information System Student Summit Case Study 
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM CANCELED - Catch: A Face-to-Face Simulation Game for Teaching About Sustainability and Resource Management ($)  - Canceled Half Day Workshop 
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM Develop Your Toolkit for Sustainability Communications ($) Half Day Workshop 
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM Leverage Your Renewable Energy Impact Through Emerging Avoided Emissions PPA Strategies ($) Half Day Workshop 
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM Organizing a Campus-Community Resilience Building Workshop ($) Half Day Workshop 
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM The Design Thinking Process: User-Centered Solutions to Complex and Confounding Problems Half Day Workshop 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Building and Supporting Social Movements for Institutional Change and Beyond Student Summit Workshop 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM How to Create Sustainable Solutions in Your Community Student Summit Workshop 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Moving Toward Climate Justice Through Divestment and Reinvestment Student Summit Workshop 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Putting A Price On Carbon: Fighting for Strong Climate Policy on the Campus, State and Federal Level Student Summit Workshop 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Resilience and Renewal - A Retreat Model: Preparing Ourselves for a Lifetime of Global Change Student Summit Workshop 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Shaping Perceptions: Creative Explorations of Personal & Community Resiliency Through Art & Movement Student Summit Workshop 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Sustainability, Equity & Inclusivity: Diversifying the Conversation Student Summit Workshop 
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM Accessible and Ethical E-Waste: Adaptability in Infrastructure Student Summit Case Study 
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM Big Food in our Universities: Exploring the Ties Between Institutions and Big Food Corporations Student Summit Case Study 
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM Divestment and Bureaucracy: how to Capitalize on and Celebrate Small Incremental Change Student Summit Case Study 
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM From Student Power to Renewable Energy: A New Approach to Investing in Solar Student Summit Case Study 
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM How to Get Reusable Dining Containers on Your Campus! Student Summit Case Study 
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM Organizational Transitions and Continuity in a University Setting Student Summit Case Study 
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM The Campus Kitchens Project: Connecting the Campus and the Community Student Summit Case Study 
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM Networking Break with Student Summit Partners Breaks and Meals 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Campus Advocacy for Global Impact: Fair Trade and the United Nations SDGs Student Summit Workshop 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Creative Approaches for Engaging People in Climate Action Student Summit Workshop 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Four Steps for Leading Impactful Environmental Change On-Campus Student Summit Workshop 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM From "Fix it Fest" to Fix it First: Nurturing a Campus Culture of Reuse Student Summit Workshop 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Stay Rad Post Grad: Finding Your Path After College Student Summit Workshop 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Sustaining our Communities Through Care and Action Student Summit Workshop 
4:45 PM - 6:00 PM Opening Program & Keynote - Akpezi Ogbuigwe Keynote 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Expo Hall Opening Reception Special AASHE Session 
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Wed, 10/3
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7:30 AM - 8:15 AM Gentle Morning Yoga Live Performance 
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Registration Open - Wednesday Special AASHE Session 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM A Primer on Living Wage Policies and Just Employment 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Activism or Silence as a Sustainability Office? 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Addressing Collegiate Basic Needs Through the Sustainability Lens 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Building a Consistent Sustainability Brand 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Digital Tools to Enhance Integrative Learning and Global Perspectives in Sustainability Studies 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Divestment: How Public Universities Can Defund Climate Change 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Do Dorm Move-Out Waste Reduction Programs Really Reduce Carbon Emissions? 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Dockless Bikeshare Successes: Minimizing Risks Through Proactive Planning and Communication 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM EAN Sustainability Index: How to Measure the Sustainability in an University Incubator? 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Ecological Grief: How Higher Education Responds to Environmental Trauma 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Educating, Engaging and Empowering Sustainable Businesses Through a Smart Business Challenge 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Environmental Impact and Cost Savings Data for Low Speed Electric Vehicles on College Campuses 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Evolving Pennsylvania State University's Sustainability Policy Within a Regenerative Paradigm 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Fast-tracking a Comprehensive Responsible Leadership Initiative Highlighting the UN 2030 SDGs 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM GHG Accounting in Higher Education - The Case for Forging Our Own Path 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Great Gardening Goals: Aligning WMU's Gibbs Permaculture Site With the UN's SDGs 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Increasing Diversity in a Sustainability Internship Program 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Mathematics for Sustainability: A New General Education Course and Textbook 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Placed-based Education in Co-Curricular Programs: Bringing Global Goals to Local Places 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Planning and Implementing a University-Wide Curriculum Disruption to Teach About Climate Justice 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Reduce Peak Demand and Increase Grid Stability With On-Site Energy Storage 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Resource Management Contracting- How It Can All Go Wrong When You Do Everything Right 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Student Funded Initiatives & the Intersections of Social Justice & Sustainability 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Sustainable Justice in Wisconsin: Strategies for Program Growth in Harsh Climates 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM The Power of Process: Thoughtful Engagement for Successful Projects 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Three Zeros Environmental Initiative at UNC Chapel Hill: The Chancellor's Sustainability Charge 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Undergrads as Consultants: Sharing Strategies and Experiences From a Student Intern Program 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Using FEEDS Communication Platform to Share Sustainability News From Dining Services 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Using Sub-Metering to Prioritize and Measure Energy Management Projects 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Recapturing the Learning Opportunities of University Sustainability Indicators Award Winner Session 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Sustainability Perspectives: A Video Showcase Film 
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM Advancement & Sustainability: Partnering for Fundraising and Alumni Engagement Special AASHE Session 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Academic Libraries Fostering Resilient Communities 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Advocating for Sustainability: Effective Communications With Finance 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM An Introduction to the Role of Race, Class and Gender Issues on Campus Sustainability Work 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Beyond the Ball: Sustainability Success in Nontraditional Athletics 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Break out of a Social Media Slump: How to Create a Strategy, Build Community & Engage Your Audience 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Changing Plates: How Aramark Partnered With HSUS to Lead Sustainable Change Through Food 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Community Outreach on Steroids: Impacting People in 8 Counties While Recruiting Great Students 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Design Thinking and Sustainability 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Food Service Contracts and RFPs as Vehicle for Sourcing More Sustainable Food 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM From Cars to Bikes - A Campus Transformation 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM From the 3Es to the SDGs: Updating Sustainability Frameworks Used as Educational Tools 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Got Plans? Perspectives on Developing and Implementing Campus Sustainability Plans 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM How Do Sustainability and Resilience Work Together in Practice? 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Implementing an Effective Campus Recycling & Waste Bin Infrastructure 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Introducing the Campus Community to the UN Sustainable Development Goals 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Key Competencies in Sustainability: Overview and Next Steps 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Latin Flavor in AASHE: Contributions to Sustainability Offices 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Lessons from Year 1 of Turning the Page on Campus Paper Use 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Mapping our Participation in the United Nations Global Compact: Storytelling and Sustainability. 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Move Out Solutions With William & Mary's DormMania and the Post-Landfill Action Network 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Nailing Net Zero, From Design to Certification 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Performing at a Higher Level – Healthy Buildings for Your Campus 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Pursuing the SDGs in Education Abroad: Tools, Techniques, and Assessment Strategies 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Sustainability in American Topics: US History, Conservation, and Sustainable Development Goals 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Top Down and Bottom-Up: The Pitt Sustainability Planning Process 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Transforming Our Tomorrow—A New Clean Energy Vision 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Transitioning a 100-year Legacy of Campus Steam to 21st Century Geothermal 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM University Workshops Cultivating a Culture of Sustainability on Campus and Beyond 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Carbon Pricing on Campus: Four Models for Higher Ed Engagement on a Climate Solution Award Winner Session 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM On-Campus Water Reclamation: A Tale of Two Cities Award Winner Session 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Reel Sustainability: Connecting to Audiences Through Video Storytelling Film 
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Coffee/Networking Break Breaks and Meals 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM A Sustainable Parking Framework and Strategies to Encourage More Sustainable Transportation 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Advancing Organizational Change for Sustainable Development Goals Through Neuropsychology 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM AIM2Flourish: Transforming Management Education Through Positive Business Innovation Stories 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Bin There, Done That: Mapping CSUN's Outdoor Waste Infrastructure 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Building Relationships Between Sustainability Offices and Diversity Offices 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Changemaker Maps: A Roadmap to Transform Your Backyard and Your World 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Climate Resiliency Planning: What We're Learning 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM CU Boulder Tests Behavior-Tracking Platform's Effect on Student Engagement in Sustainability 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Driving Food Reconnection at Arizona State University through Collaboration between USP and Aramark 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Engaging Housekeeping Staff for Zero Waste Success 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Environmental Justice Grant Funding: Piloting Equity Efforts in Campus Green Funds 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Food and Housing Security Among NC State Students 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Getting to 100% Renewable Electricity 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Global Priorities, Educated Solutions: the Role of Academia in Advancing the SDGs 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM How a College Student Turned His Campus Sustainability Program Into a Fortune 500 Company 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM How to Create an Innovative and Interdisciplinary Sustainability Major 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM How to Podcast Your Way to a More Environmentally Sustainable and Socially Just Future 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Linking Teaching Practices to Students’ Pro-Sustainability Behaviors 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Measuring Student Attitudes Towards Sustainable Development With a One-Semester Sustainovation 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Partnering Student Green Advisors With Staff Advocates: Swarthmore's Innovative Eco-Reps Model 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Preaching Beyond the Choir: How to Institutionalize Sustainability Into Organization-Wide Culture 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Rising to the Global Biodiversity Challenge: A New Model at the University of British Columbia (UBC) 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Shooting for the STARS - How your Campus can use STARS to Measure Progress Toward the SDGs 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM STARS Reporting as an Undergraduate Educational Opportunity 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Sustainable Procurement: Strengthening the Voice of Sustainability When Partnering With Procurement 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM The Present & Future of the Open Energy Dashboard 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM The Trials and Tribulations of Building a Living-Learning Sustainable Campus 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Urban Forestry and Community Engagement - the Chemis-tree of Successful Partnerships 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Well-Being for All, Sustainably at Dawson College 30-minutes presentations 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Infusing Sustainability in Higher Education in Ireland - The Green Curriculum Model (GCM) Award Winner Session 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Food Conscious Campus: Urban Innovations Towards Zero Hunger Film 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Becoming a Social Organism: Action Research Turns Environmental Research Into a Sustainable Act 30-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Campus Controversies: How Should Sustainability Offices Respond? 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM China Focus - Middlebury's Global Partnership for Sustainability and University of Minnesota's Environment and Cultural Diversity 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Creating Learning, Teaching, and Operational Partnerships Through Campus as a Living Labs 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Crowdcoaching: A Workshop About Workshops 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Decolonizing a College's Farm-to-Table Dinner 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Enhancing Student Learning and Promoting Sustainability Through Experiential Learning 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Getting to a Green Light: How to Build Organizational Buy-In for Large-Scale Renewable Energy 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Greening the Chemistry Research and Teaching Labs: Resources to Increase Safety and Reduce Waste 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM How University Transportation Practitioners are Transforming USGBC's Global Transportation Emphasis 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Identifying Holistic Metrics to Redefine Zero Waste 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Imposters, Insiders, and Collaborators: Bringing Outside Expertise to the World of Sustainability 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Involving the Greek Community in Sustainability 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Is STARS Pre-Submission Review Required Now? 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Lettuce Talk: Students and Dining Staff Collaborating on Plant-Based Dining 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Leveraging the SDG’s to Build a System-Wide Higher Education Sustainability Strategy 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Localizing UN Sustainable Development Goals in Hawaii: The Community as our Living Laboratory 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Making Positive Impacts With Zero Energy Buildings 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Moving Past Tokenization: Integrating Social Equity Internally and Programmatically 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Peer-to-Peer Educator Programs: Examining Four Common Styles 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Pollinator Friendly Campuses: Strategies to Help You Get Your Buzz on! 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Pulling the Paradox of the SDGs down to Uneven Ground: A Transdisciplinary Learning Journey 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Raising the Bar Across North America: Tracking Sustainable Food Purchasing in Higher Education 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM So You've Got Energy Meters - Now what? Dealing With the Other Challenges to Getting Energy Data 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Solutions for Evaluating Projects: Quadruple Bottom Line & Financial Models for Climate Neutrality 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Students, Sustainability, and Social Media: Tools for Content and Collaboration 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Thinking Outside of the Trash: Waste Policy Implementation and Education at Emory University 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM This Justice In: Updated Results From the Living Wage Policy Study 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Understanding the Entire Campus Carbon Footprint: How and Why to do Comprehensive Scope 3 Reporting 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Universities as Catalysts for Transformative Sustainable Change 60-minutes presentations 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM CANCELED-Urban Living Lab Video Short  - Canceled Film 
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Lunch n' Learn with Exhibitors (lunch served 12:30-1:30) Breaks and Meals 
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM Expo Hall Tours - Advance Sign Up Required at Registration Desk or AASHE Booth - Space Is Limited Special AASHE Session 
12:45 PM - 1:15 PM Oregon Presents "Electrify Groundskeeping and Eliminate Noise Nuisance for a More Sustainable Campus" Expo Hall Showcase 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Rheaply Presents "Circular Design Showcase" Expo Hall Showcase 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM STARS Clinic Special AASHE Session 
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM Poster Session Poster 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Arizona Colleges and Universities Networking Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Carbon Pricing on Campus: Networking Session for Institutions Advancing Carbon Pricing Solutions Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Centers for Sustainability Across the Curriculum Gathering - By Invitation Only Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Co-Curricular Learning and Sustainable Development Competencies: Towards Research Collaboration Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM College & University Recycling Coalition (CURC) Membership Meeting Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Colorado Colleges and Universities Sustainability Group Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Green Gurus Unite! Discussing the Promise and Perils of Becoming Your School’s Moral Compass Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Help! I Don't Know What I'm Doing: Campus Sustainability Officers Support Group Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM How Do We Meaningfully Integrate Sustainability Into Global Studies Curricula? Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Integrating Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Into Higher Ed Sustainability Work Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM International Networking Meeting Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Ivy+ Sustainability Meeting Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Lessons From the Compost Pile: a Facilitated Conversation About Campus Compost Initiatives Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM New York Coalition for Sustainability in Higher Education (NYCSHE) Meet-Up Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Researching and Purchasing Real Food on Campus Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Service and Community Engaged Learning for Social and Environmental Justice Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Sustainability Communicators Networking Meeting Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Texas Regional Alliance for Campus Sustainability (TRACS) Networking Session Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Transportation Networking Meeting Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM University Zero Waste Research Center Networking Session Networking Meeting 
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM Upper Midwest Association for Campus Sustainability (UMACS) Networking Session Networking Meeting 
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Thu, 10/4
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7:30 AM - 8:15 AM Gentle Morning Yoga Live Performance 
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM Registration Open - Thursday Special AASHE Session 
7:30 AM - 8:15 AM State of the Association Address: AASHE Member Meeting Special AASHE Session 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Achieving SDG Targets: The European Approach: Compliance – The Case of Energy & Irish Universities 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Addressing the Global Water Crisis: One Toilet at a Time 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM An Environmental Sustainability Badge Program Using Co-Curricular and Community Service Learning 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Becoming BREEAM: How UC Davis Achieved the First Institutional BREEAM In-Use Certification in the US 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Benefits of Incorporating Well-Being and Diversity Into Sustainability Master Planning 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM BYO[Solutions]: Reuse Programs in Campus Dining 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Climate Memes: Undergraduates Making Climate Data Go Viral 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Current Issues in Online Sustainability Education 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Fair Trade and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Fostering Sustainability Culture on an Irish Campus, Lessons Learned from UCC's Green Campus Journey 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Graphic Design Strategies for Sustainability 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Harvesting Hope for the Future Through Green Infrastructure 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Hitting Bumps in the Road to Renewables 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM How a Team of Student Ambassadors Can Amplify and Accelerate Wins for a Small Sustainability Staff 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM How Higher Ed Helps Enact Tomorrow's Climate Change Legislation, Today! 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM How Knowledge Can Create a Culture of Sustainability 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Integrating Social Equity: Texas A&M's 2018 Sustainability Master Plan 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Internal Carbon Tax: Methods and Results from the First Rigorous Willingness-to-Pay Study 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Intersections: Integrating the UN SDGs to On-Campus Living Environments 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Mapping the Pathway to STARS Platinum 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM NE Drawdown: A Multi-College Effort to Adapt & Implement Impactful Regional Climate Change Solutions 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Paying for Sustainability: Creating a Relationship With Institutional Advancement 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Profitable Carbon Capture Technology for Campus Power Plants 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Rebel Rot: An Engineering Capstone Project to Convert a Dumpster into an In-Vessel Composter 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Sustainability Competencies, SDGs & Metacognition: Implementation and Assessment 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM The Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement and Student Activism at Syracuse University and SUNY-ESF 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM The Impact of Real-time Visual Feedback on Electric Consumption at Middlebury College 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM What About Accessibility? The Intersection of Sustainability and Accessibility on College Campuses 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM What if They're Right: Teaching and Responding to Climate Change in the Classroom 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Why Calculate When I Can Google? Quantitative Tools for Assessing the SDGs 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Zero-Waste Initiative: Composting at Events 30-minutes presentations 
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Climate Lab: Taking the Gloom out of the Doom Film 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Achieving SDGs and Engaging Higher Education Using EPA Tools 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Adaptation and Resilience in Sustaining Ourselves – A Micro-Retreat 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Approaches to Carbon Offset Procurement 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Blending Sustainability & Community Engagement in STEM: Models from 4 Diverse Universities 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Campus & Community Resilience: Experiences from Community College & University Partnerships 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Campus Action Research Advances Sustainable Development Goals 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Creating Positive Impact and Achieving Sustainability Goals through Custom Carbon Reduction Projects 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Data-Driven Planning for Campus Materials Management - From Inputs Through Outputs 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Food Recovery and Partnership Models 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Instilling Professional Development Into Eco-Reps Programs 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Leadership in Sustainable Grounds Management: The Audubon International Experience 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Partnering With Purpose: Curating Sustainability Leadership With Staff, Students, and Faculty 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Projection and Scenario Analysis for Climate and Nitrogen Action Planning 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Resiliency in the Face of Global Change: Developing a Sustainability Program That Thrives 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Scaling UP Renewable Energy Beyond Campus 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Scenario Planning and Applied Learning in Sustainability Practica 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Step Changes in Climate Action: Data-Driven Plans to Decarbonize Campus Energy Systems 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Student Green Funds: Lessons Learned 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Student Voices as the Key to Sustainability Assessment 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Sustainability Best Practices to Contain the Uncontainable: Lessons Learned From UVA & August 11/12 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Sustainability in the C-Suite: Preliminary Study Results 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Sustainability Surveys for Program Enhancement 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Sustainability-themed Living and Learning Communities 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM The Evolution of Campus Composting Programs 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Transformative Change, the SDGs, and the Future of Sustainability in Higher Education 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM UC3: The Research University's Role in Place-Based, Cross-Sector Climate Action 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM US Department of Energy Funding to Simplify Sustainable Campus Design 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Using the U.N. SDGs to Foster Systems Thinking in Incoming First-Year Students 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Using Waste Audit Data to Drive Waste Reduction, Diversion, and Engagement 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Visual Storytelling for Sustainability: Raising Your Game in Photo and Video 60-minutes presentations 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Countdown to Nowruz 2018 Film 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM STARS Town Hall Special AASHE Session 
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Coffee/Networking Break Breaks and Meals 
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM BRE Presents "Advancing Campus Sustainability: Existing Buildings and BREEAM" Expo Hall Showcase 
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM Expo Hall Tours - Advance Sign Up Required at Registration Desk or AASHE Booth - Space Is Limited-- Duplicate Special AASHE Session 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM STARS Clinic Special AASHE Session 
10:55 AM - 11:25 AM AGreenOzzi Presents "Learn How to Integrate Reusable Sustainability with Operational Intelligence" Expo Hall Showcase 
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Lunch n' Learn with Exhibitors (lunch served 12:15-1:15) Breaks and Meals 
11:35 AM - 12:05 PM Lime Presents "Scooters, Schools, and Sustainability" Expo Hall Showcase 
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Interface Presents "Creating a Climate Fit for Life" Expo Hall Showcase 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM AASHE Advisory Council Annual Meeting Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Canadian Networking Session Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Climate Leadership Commitment Signatory Networking Session Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Community College Networking Session Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Composting and Organics Collection: Is it Happening On Your Campus? Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Energize Colleges Networking Meeting Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Fighting Food Waste on College Campuses Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Green in a Red State: Working Towards Sustainable Development Goals in a Conservative Environment Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM How to Overcome Challenges at Large, Urban Campuses Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM ISSP Networking Session: Do You Have All It Takes to Be an Effective Sustainability Professional? Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Leading and Integrating Sustainability 2.0: A Discussion About Deep Organizational Change Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM NASPA Sustainability in Student Life Roundtable Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Northeast Campus Sustainability Consortium (NECSC) Meeting Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Social Marketing/Behavior Change Practitioner Meetup Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Sports & Sustainability: A lunch dialogue Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Sustainability in the Visual Arts, Design and Creative Fields Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM United Nations Association Campus Network Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Women Empowerment- Sustainable Development Goal 5 Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Zero Waste Campus Planning Networking Meeting 
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM You Ask, We Answer: An Informal Conversation About How AASHE Membership Can Support Your Institution Special AASHE Session 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM A Billion Dollar Deal: Public-Private Energy Partnership Advances Campus Effort Beyond Efficiency 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM A New Hope: Training Social Sustainabilistas 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Achieving Intertwined Sustainable Development Goals Through Coastal Resilience Research 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Bees as a Bridge From Local Experiential Learning to Collaborative Global Education 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Break Free From Plastic on Your Campus 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Breaking Down "Drawdown" - Explaining Global Sustainability Solutions at the Community Level 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Building an Open Source Food Recovery Website: Pairing University Dining Halls With Shelters 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Campus Sustainability 101 - A New Course for First Year Students 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Campus Sustainability: A Motivational Analysis for Change 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Demonstrating Impact Through SDG Cases – Creating Common Language and Shared Purpose Across Campus 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Designing a Realistic, Challenging, and Effective Climate Action Plan: Options and Best Practices 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Encouraging Sustainable Food Purchasing Through Student Programs 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Extending Sustainability Practices to Tenant Spaces: Green Leasing at Portland State University 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM From Incremental to Transformative Climate Action: Lessons Learned From Addressing Barriers 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Incorporating Environmental Justice Into Peer Mentor Programs 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Innovation: Creating a new Minor in Somatic Sustainability at Appalachian State University 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Intersections of Food Waste, Hunger, and Spectrums of Homelessness, Abuse, and Addiction 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Notre Dame's Success in Developing a Sustainability Strategy Aligned to SDGs and Its Mission 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Off Site Solar - A Group Effort 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM OffsetNetwork.org: Higher Ed's Hub for Self-Generated Offset Projects and Peer Verification 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Raising the Bar - Updated Environmental & Social Criteria for EPEAT-Registered Computers/Displays 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM SDG2: Global Challenge, Local Solutions Powered by Penn State University Food Security Initiatives 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Teaching Sustainability and Environmental Stewardship Through Contemporary Art 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM The Role of Private Sector Partnership in Sustainable Higher Education Operations & Education 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Think Outside: Educating about Conservation and Race in the Great Outdoors 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Transforming Existing, Iconic, Landmark Buildings Into Modern, High-Performance Buildings 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Urban, Rural, and On-Campus Solutions (UROC): Living Campus Accelerator Toolkit 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Using Catering to Create a Virtuous Cycle of Sustainability in Your Community 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Worry & Hope: Results from a Focus Group Study on Students and Sustainability Curriculum 30-minutes presentations 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM From Diversion to Prevention: Re-imagining Waste Award Winner Session 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Hampshire College's R.W. Kern Center- A Living & Learning Building Award Winner Session 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Everett Community College Sustainability Volunteer Program Gets People Working Film 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Aligning Endowment Investments With the Sustainable Development Goals 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM All We Need is Political Will: Empowering Students on Civic Engagement on Climate Change 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Campus Grown: Connecting Sustainability, Local Food Systems, and Experiential Student Learning 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Communication Strategies to Reach Beyond the Choir 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Contracting for Renewable Energy Procurement: Financing and Legal Strategies and Considerations 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Creating Campus Revenue Streams to Support Sustainability Initiatives 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Education as the Engine for the Global Goals 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Engaging Students and Low-Income Community Members: Successes in Conservation and Social Equity 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Gameday Waste Minimization 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Green Chemistry: Meeting the Challenge of Equity and Environmental Justice for a Sustainable Future 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Green Office Programs and Certifications 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM How to Design an Annual Report People Actually Read 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Integration of the SDG's as a Targeted Educational Alternative...A Story of Successful Collaboration 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Leveraging the Campus Sustainability Committee: Zombie Committees vs Robust Change Agents 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Mitigating Air Travel Emissions: Measuring, Pricing and Collaboration 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM New Best Practices for Resilient Design: From Theory to Application 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Overcoming Obstacles When Establishing Intentional, Productive Urban Campus Green Spaces: Natural and Man-made Challenges 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Selling Sustainability: 5 Principles of Persuasion 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Strategies for an Actionable Sustainability Plan: Tools and Lessons Learned From the Field 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Stretching Your Sustainability Leadership Career: Future Business/Facilities Officer 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Student Engagement through Research Experience: The U-Challenge at Texas A&M 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Successes in Assessing and Reducing Food Waste Through Behavior Change 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Taking It to the Next Level: Campus-Community Partnerships 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM The Dirt on Real/Good Food 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM The Role of Campuses in Driving Climate Resilience Planning 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM The Sustainability Exchange at Washington University - Interdisciplinary Focus on Real World Issues 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Turbulent Winds: Addressing 'Climate' at the Intersections of Diversity and Sustainability 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Uniting Human Rights and Sustainability Across the University 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Wrestling With the Invisibility Cloak: Catalyzing Student Action and Creating Office Recognition 60-minutes presentations 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Fats, Oils and Grease - "Don't Flush It" Film 
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Coffee/Networking Break Breaks and Meals 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM Closing Keynote - Dr. Paul Shrivastava Keynote 
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM Eden Hall Campus: A Showcase for Sustainable Solutions ($) Tour 
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Fri, 10/5
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7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Registration Open - Friday Special AASHE Session 
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Best Practices in Integrating Sustainability and Business Education ($) Half Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM From Awareness to Action: Behavior Design for Campus Sustainability ($) Half Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Key Competencies in Sustainability: Curriculum and Program Development ($) Half Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM To Rise, We Need Critical Conversations About "Unsustainable" Race, Class & Gender Privilege ($) Half Day Workshop 
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Sustainability Tour of Pitt's Urban Campus ($) Tour 
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Coffee & Tea Break Breaks and Meals 
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