AASHE Conference – Leadership in 2014

Date posted: July 30, 2014

Sustainability at Bellevue College will attend the 2014 AASHE Conference in Portland, Oregon from October 26-29. AASHE is the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, and it plays a vital role in providing resources to institutions and student leaders in leading sustainability efforts on and off campus.

Sustainability at Bellevue College will take 5 students to attend the conference, and all interested students must submit an application by October 7th, 2014. Click here to download an application.  Applications must be given to the Student Programs Front Desk in C 212. Accepted applicants will be provided with registration and accommodations.

“With nearly 2,000 participants, AASHE’s annual conference is the largest gathering of higher education sustainability professionals and students in North America. In one of the most innovative sustainable cities in North America, attendees from around the world will come together at AASHE 2014 to network and share new innovations, activities, frameworks, learning outcomes, tools, strategies, research, theory and leadership initiatives that are changing the face of sustainability on their campus and surrounding communities.” (AASHE Conference Website)

There is an exciting program schedule that focuses on creating leaders and new programs that address pressing sustainability trends and opportunities. See the full conference program.

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