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In this series of events, School of Sustainability students and alumni learn from career experts and industry leaders who offer real tools, knowledge, and experiences for working in sustainability in the real world.

Building a Career: Saving the Planet

Sustainability@ASU Sustainability After School
Monday, October 2, 2017
12:00 - 1:15 p.m.

Denis Hayes

  • President, Bullitt Foundation

Amanda Sturgeon

  • CEO, International Living Future Institute

This is a student focused event.

In his role at the Bullitt Foundation, Denis Hayes seeks to transform the major cities of the Pacific Northwest into global models of sustainability. Previously, he was an adjunct professor of engineering at Stanford, a Silicon Valley lawyer, director of...

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Introduction to Composting Programs Workshop for Students

Sustainability After School Professional Training
Saturday, October 21, 2017
8:30 a.m., Workshop begins
12:30 p.m., Meet & Greet Lunch with local SWANA members
5:30 p.m., Workshop ends

Risa Weinberger

  • Certified Manager of Composting Programs, SWANA

Do You See Garbage as a Resource?

ASU's ​School ​of ​Sustainability ​is ​pleased ​to ​partner ​with ​the ​Solid ​Waste ​Association ​of ​North ​America ​(SWANA) ​to ​offer ​a ​unique ​opportunity ​for ​students ​to ​explore ​the ​science ​and ​practice ​of ​the ​composting ​industry.

Covering the first four chapters of SWANA’s Managing Composting...

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A Day in the Life of a Sustainability Marketer

Sustainability After School School of Sustainability
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Monique Whitney

  • Board Member, Arizona Green Chamber
  • Co-Founder & Principal Strategist, Felice+Whitney Agency
  • Founder & President, Whitney Business Group, LLC

Hear from sustainability marketing consultant, Monique Whitney, and come learn more about the profession. Monique will also discuss strategies on marketing your skills for a career in sustainability.

This event is open to School of Sustainability students and alumni. RSVP required by Wednesday, September 13th .

Free lunch...

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Sustainability Student "Dress for Success" Clothing Swap

Sustainability After School School of Sustainability Sustainability@ASU
Friday, September 15, 2017
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
Wrigley Hall, Room 102

Sustainability Students!

Need to build your professional wardrobe? ASU Wrigley Institute faculty, staff and students have donated their gently used to new business clothing for you to have!

To get an item, sustainability students can donate new toiletries or new school supplies and swap for one outfit to build your...

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School of Sustainability Career Clothing Drive

Sustainability After School School of Sustainability Sustainability@ASU
Tuesday-Friday, September 5-8, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

"Give your business clothes a second life and help a student land the job of their dreams!"

Faculty, Staff and Students:

Clean your closet and donate your business casual and business professional clothes to the School of Sustainability.

We are accepting men's and women's gently used to new business attire such as:...

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School of Sustainability Alumni Mixer in San Francisco

School of Sustainability Sustainability After School
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Christopher Boone

  • Dean of the School of Sustainability

Dear SOS Alumni,

Please join me at STEM Kitchen & Garden in San Francisco for an SOS Alumni Mixer!

Whether you are looking for a new job, recently moved to the Bay Area, and want to meetup with other alumni in the area, we encourage you to attend this mixer. STEM...

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Make Your Impact through Service: Opportunities with AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and Teach for America

Sustainability After School
Monday, April 10, 2017
10:00 - 11:15 a.m.

Mallory Debus

  • Community Programs Manager at HandsOn Greater Phoenix
  • VISTA Project Director

Breanne Lott

  • Peace Corps Campus Recruiter
  • Peace Corps Volunteer

Veronica Aguilar

  • Recruitment Director at Teach for America, ASU
  • Teach for America Corps Member

Use your passion for sustainability to make a lasting impact.

Gain real world experience and develop your professional skills while making a difference.

Join us to learn about post-graduation opportunities to serve with AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and Teach for America. Service alumni will be on hand to share their personal experience...

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A Day in the Life: Sustainability and Consulting

Sustainability After School School of Sustainability
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Tara Briscoe, EMSL

  • Digital Marketing and Sustainability Solutions Consulting, Briscoe Consulting
  • ASU School of Sustainability Alumna

Erin Carr-Jordan, PhD

  • Chief Executive Officer, KPS Eco-consulting Group

Annissa Furr, PhD

  • Chief Operating Officer, KPS Eco-consulting Group

Kris Spector, EMSL

  • Owner, Spector Consulting
  • ASU School of Sustainability Alumnus

Are you interested in consulting but confused about where to begin? Come learn more about the profession and discuss your questions with a panel of Sustainability Consultants.



Open to School of Sustainability students and alumni. RSVP required by Friday, February 24th

Free lunch will be...

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Sustainability After School: Dell’s Sustainability Strategy & Corporate Responsibility

Sustainability After School
Monday, February 13, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Stacy Wilkins

  • Sustainability Operations Director, Dell

Please join us for a talk with Dell’s Sustainability Operations Director, Stacy Wilkins, who will provide an overview of Dell’s foundational sustainability strategy of pairing technology with innovation to make a positive social and environmental impact and build a Legacy of Good. Current ASU students will also be sharing their...

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Opportunities for Learning and Adventure

Sustainability After School School of Sustainability
Monday, February 6, 2017
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Freshmen to senior students are invited to get information from ASU schools who offer concurrent graduate programs, our School of Sustainability 4+1 degree plan, Walton Study Abroad, Office of National Scholarships, and our regional Peace Corps recruiters. Each representative will share details about their exciting opportunities to enhance your educational...

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A Day in the Life: Sustainability and Entrepreneurship

Sustainability After School
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

John Martinson

  • Co-Founder, China Mist Iced Tea Company
  • Managing Partner, Tier 4 Partners, LLC
  • President-elect, School of Sustainability Alumni Board (2016-2017)

Are you interested in entrepreneurship but confused about where to begin?

We are kicking off the Sustainability After School series (where students and alumni learn from career experts and industry leaders), with a talk from one of our very own graduates and accomplished entrepreneur, John Martinson. He will address what you...

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Sustainability/CSR Reporting Certification for Students

Professional Training Sustainability After School Sustainability@ASU
Friday - Saturday
October 23 - 24, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Do you envision a world where sustainability guides every organization’s decision-making process?

So does the Global Reporting Initiative, which established standardized reporting guidelines used by organizations of all sizes – from academic to corporate, governmental to nonprofit. Using GRI’s guidelines, organizations account for the economic, environmental and social impacts of their...

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Make Your Impact through Service: Opportunities with Americorps, Peace Corps, and Teach for America

Sustainability After School
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
12:00 - 1:15 p.m.

Representative from Americorps

Representative from Peace Corps

Representative from Teach for America

Use your passion for sustainability to make a lasting impact.

Gain real world experience and develop your professional skills while making a difference.

Join us to learn about post-graduation opportunities to serve with AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and Teach for America. Recruiters and past participants will be on hand to share...

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Workshop: Preparing for Graduate School

Sustainability After School
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Marty Anderies

  • Graduate Director & Professor, School of Sustainability

Sonja Klinsky

  • Assistant Professor, School of Sustainability

Michael Schoon

  • Assistant Professor, School of Sustainability

Thinking about applying to graduate school, but not sure how to get started? Come learn more about the process and timeline, and discuss your questions with a panel of graduate students and faculty in the School of Sustainability.

Additional panelists include:
• Graduate student representatives from the School of Sustainability

Free...

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Workshop: Preparing for Graduate School

Sustainability After School School of Sustainability
Thursday, April 16, 2015
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Joshua Abbott

  • Associate Professor, School of Sustainability

Sonja Klinsky

  • Assistant Professor, School of Sustainability

George Basile

  • Professor of Practice, School of Sustainability

Thinking about applying to graduate school, but not sure how to get started? Come learn more about the process and timeline, and discuss your questions with a panel of graduate students and faculty in the School of Sustainability.

Additional panelists include:

• Graduate student representatives from the School of Sustainability

Free...

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