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Choose to Reuse is Back!

Did you know that one reusable container replaces on average 300+ single-use (paper) to-go boxes? Be more sustainable by using a reusable container for free!

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/choose-to-reuse-is-back/

A Conversation with Dr. Ibram X. Kendi

In this moderated questions-and-answer discussion, Dr. Kendi will lead conversations on antiracism education at the university level, initiatives to advance antiracism, engagement and responses to public discourse around antiracism framework, and the role of policy-based initiatives in creating…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/a-conversation-with-dr-ibram-x-kendi/

THE WATER DEFENDERS: HOW ORDINARY PEOPLE SAVED A COUNTRY FROM CORPORATE GREED

Water is life. Countless communities across the world, from Flint, Michigan to the Standing Rock Reservation to the Gualcarque River in Honduras, have used this phrase as a rallying cry against powerful corporations that value profits over the…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/the-water-defenders-how-ordinary-people-saved-a-country-from-corporate-greed/

Bicycle Film Festival – Pittsburgh

The 20th Anniversary of Bicycle Film Festival is going virtual. Bicycle Film Festival has been celebrating bicycles through art, film and music the last 20 years. The physical BFF spanned the world in over 90 cities worldwide to an…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/bicycle-film-festival-pittsburgh/

EUROPE’S GREEN RECOVERY – FRANS TIMMERMANS

Frans Timmermans, Executive Vice President of the European Commission, is leading the European Commision’s efforts on the European Green Deal. In this talk, Frans Timmermans will discuss what is happening with the European Green Deal and the path…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/europes-green-recovery-frans-timmermans/

Campus Zero Waste Week 2021

We’re celebrating Zero Waste Week with virtual events happening from February 22-26, 2021

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/zero-waste-week-2021/

WATER Discussion Series

This event is designed to create opportunities for data discussion and idea sharing among graduate students and other researchers working on research related to “water”. Presenter: TBD RSVP to pittwater@pitt.edu for the zoom meeting password https://pitt.zoom.us/j/99820056587

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/water-discussion-series-4/

WATER Discussion Series

his event is designed to create opportunities for data discussion and idea sharing among graduate students and other researchers working on research related to “water”. Presenter: Kyle RSVP to pittwater@pitt.edu for the zoom meeting password https://pitt.zoom.us/j/99820056587

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/water-discussion-series-3/

“Water is Life, Sanitation is Dignity”: Social Movement Resistance and the Struggle Against the Commodification of Water

Drawing on fieldwork conducted on two right to water movements that span three continents, this paper examines efforts to reclaim the commons of water. These efforts have been driven by grassroots movements demanding that democracy, transparency, and the…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/events/water-is-life-sanitation-is-dignity-social-movement-resistance-and-the-struggle-against-the-commodification-of-water/

Active Mobility Committee

CHARTER The Committee is created as part of the University’s vision for a sustainable and mobile future. The work of this Committee will help the University achieve its active mobility goals and ensure active mobility is safe, equitable,…

https://www.sustainable.pitt.edu/sustainability-council/active-mobility-committee/