Sustainability Summit Videos

Sustainability Summit 2020

Keynote: In the Pursuit of Resiliency: Sustainability and Social Justice for All

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Dallas College Chancellor Joe May introduces the 2020 Sustainability Summit, followed by the keynote address from Charles Hopkins, UNESCO Chair in Reorienting Education towards Sustainability at York University.


Carbon Reduction Isn’t Just About Operational Emissions

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Landscape Trends: Reducing Water While Growing Food for People and Pollinators

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Go for the Gold! Unless Platinum is More Your Vibe

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Road Map to Net Zero Energy Buildings Ten Big Steps

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Pivot in Place: Virtual Outreach and Engagement During a Pandemic

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Taking Care of The Mental Health Well-Being of Students, Faculty and Staff

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New Roots in the Texas Soil Congolese Refugees, Plant It Forward Farm and Sustainable Urban Farming

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The Rx Nature Connection

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A Holistic Strategy for Managing Energy Cost

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Dallas College Eco-Interns Facing Sustainability and Resiliency

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Dallas College students created “The Sustainable Age,” an independent student journal on sustainability.


Sustainability Basics for Business Operations

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Promote efficiency in back-office business processes.


Regional Center of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development

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RCE North Texas, a network of 75 multidisciplinary stakeholders, discuss the regional priorities of good health and wellbeing, quality education and sustainable cities and communities.


The Truth About Solar Today

Read the full transcript of Edds' talk.

Dallas Climate Action

Read the full transcript of Alvarez's talk.

How to Recycle Right

Read the full transcript of Svendsen's talk.

Comfortable Buildings

Read the full transcript of Smith's talk. 

Interactive Teaching of UN Goals

Read the full transcript of Bartz's talk. 

Teaching Sustainability

Read the full transcript of Weaver's talk. 

Morning Keynote: Marianella Franklin, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Keynote speaker Marianella Franklin gave a talk about sustainability and higher education. She is the chief sustainability officer at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.
Read the full transcript of Franklin's talk.

Lunch Keynote: Kevin Wilhelm, Sustainable Business Consulting

Keynote speaker Kevin Wilhelm spoke about finding ways to engage people, including skeptics, in using sustainability to help achieve business goals. He is a thought leader in the field of sustainability with more than 20 years of experience.
Read the full transcript of Wilhelm's keynote talk.