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Sustainability has three dimensions: economic, environment and social.

Economic icon Economic - Sessions will identify various strategies that make​ it possible to use available resources to their best advantage, including cost savings and profit maximization.

Environmental icon Environment - Sessions target minimization of environmental impact such as resource efficiency and conservation.

Social icon Social - Sessions address fair and beneficial practices and social progress.

8-8:30 a.m.: Registration

 
 
Performance Hall - P Building

8:30-9:15 a.m.: Keynote

Speaker: Toby Hemenway
 
Performance Hall - P Building

9:15-9:45 a.m.: Book signing, poster sessions, exhibitors

There's a Slab of Beef in My Lotion?!?
Room T105
Keri Lehmann and Christian Wilson
Social icon Environmental icon
ThyssenKrupp Elevator: Solving Sustainability Problems in the Business World
Room K216
Christine Cepelak
Economic icon 
My Grass is “Green”
Room T207
Matthew Newman
Social icon Environmental icon
Best Practices of “Campus Wide” Sustainability Initiatives at Community Colleges
Room T233
Dr. Jennifer Wimbish and Dr. Maria Boccalandro
Social icon Environmental icon Economic icon
The State of Texas Water
Room H226
Tom Gooch and Larry Patterson
Social icon Environmental icon Economic icon
Coppell Nature Park: A 'How to' Guide for Building Community Service That Is Attainable and Sustainable
Room T215
Lou Duggan and Terry N. Hoyle
Social icon Environmental icon
Sustainable Design: A Womanual for Designers
 and Change Agents
Room T164
Diana Souza
Social icon Environmental icon Economic icon
How to Host a Zero Waste Event
Room T107
Kim Soto
Social icon Environmental icon

11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Breakout Sessions #2 Summaries

Drowned in Drought?
Room K216
Dr. Gabriel G. Bach
Social icon Environmental icon Economic icon
Integrating Sustainability into Curriculum
Room T105
Matt Dempsey and Christa Slejko
Social icon 
Energy Impacts on Freshwater and Ocean Fisheries
Room T214
Brandon Morton
Social icon Environmental icon
Be an Urban Aquaponics Farmer
Room H226
Adam Cohen
Environmental icon 
Sustainable Energy Innovation Working Now
Room T233
Keith Baker
Economic icon 
Ask Big Questions for Big Solutions
Room T207
Lori De La Cruz
Social icon Environmental icon Economic icon
Coppell Nature Park: A 'How to' Guide for Building Community Service That Is Attainable and Sustainable
Room T215
Lou Duggan and Terry N. Hoyle
Social icon Environmental icon
Texas Honeybee Guild Association
Room T107
 
Environmental icon 
A Healing Discussion on Race: Preparing for the National Dialogue
Room T164
Donald Thompson, Ph. D.
Social icon 

12:15-1 p.m.: Lunch, Gymnasium

“Arise”
Room H200
Film Screening and Panel Discussion
Social icon Environmental icon
Outdoor Track: Compost
Patio
between
H200 and cafeteria
Monica Atwell
Social icon Environmental icon
Outdoor Track: A Hands-On Food Pantry:
The North Lake College Community Garden
Patio
between
H200 and cafeteria
Yolanda Romero
 and Phi Theta Kappa
Social icon Environmental icon
Outdoor Track: Living and Learning Garden
Patio
between
H200 and cafeteria
Chris Marrs
Social icon Environmental icon
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