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The Sustainable Development Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals: Moving us from International Social Work to Global Social Work. Dr. Susan Mapp (Professor, Elizabethtown College) has authored two books on global social work issues: Human rights and social justice in a global perspective: An…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/the-sustainable-development-goals/

Gentrification In Pittsburgh: A Panel Discussion On The History, Effects, and What We Can Do About It

Join us for an in-depth panel discussion on one of Pittsburgh’s most prominent social issues: gentrification. The diverse panel of subject matter experts, moderated by Pitt Law Professor Jerry Dickinson, will dive into the history of gentrification in…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/gentrification-in-pittsburgh-a-panel-discussion-on-the-history-effects-and-what-we-can-do-about-it/

Dr. David Sanchez, 2021 Soska Wilds Outreach and Engagement Leadership Awardee

The 2021 Soska Wilds Outreach and Engagement Leadership awardee is David Sanchez of Pitt Engineering and MCSI.

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/dr-david-sanchez-2021-soska-wilds-outreach-and-engagement-leadership-award/

Recycle Your Bicycle 2021

March 8-13 donate bikes, bike parts, bike tools, bike clothing, brand new helmets, etc

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/recycle-your-bicycle-2021/

Recycle Your Bicycle Drive

From March 8th to the 13th there will be a week long Bike donation drive! Recycle your Bicycle is a collaborative donation drive with FreeRide. We will be accepting all bike related things such as: bikes in any…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/recycle-your-bicycle-drive/

Microplastics in PA’s Local Waterways: New Findings and Q&A

Join PennEnvironment as we walk through the results of our new research testing over 50 of Pennsylvania’s most popular rivers, lakes, and streams for microplastics pollution. We’ll be joined by one of the nation’s foremost experts on microplastics,…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/microplastics-in-pas-local-waterways-new-findings-and-qa/

Nature of Place Symposium “Wild Childhood”

This year, join us for a conversation of how biophilia impacts the most precious and vulnerable among us: children. Over the course of three days, we will explore not only the deep importance of how children significantly benefit…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/nature-of-place-symposium-wild-childhood/

Pitt Sustainability Symposium – 14th Annual

Join us for the 14th annual Pitt Sustainability Symposium, which will virtually showcase student sustainability projects at Pitt. 8:30 am – 11:30 am – Sustainability Capstone Presentations 1:00 pm – 2:45 pm – Sustainability and Flash Lab Presentations…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/pitt-sustainability-symposium-14th-annual/

Board Adopts Ad Hoc Committee Report on Fossil Fuel Investments

The University will continue to phase out fossil fuel investments in the endowment, reaching zero by the year 2035.

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/board-adopts-ad-hoc-report-fossil-investments/

Nominate a 2021 Pitt Sustainability Champion

Nominations for the 2021 Sustainability Champions are open now until March 8!

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/2021-pitt-sustainability-champion-nomination/