Sustainability Education Collective Conference and Workshop Series
Join us for the Sustainability Education Collective Conference Series, a three-day conference and workshop series that recognizes the link between the climate crisis and institutional racism to explore the systematic ways that education connects local issues to global environmental sustainability. This event will engage a diverse community of sustainability education researchers, educators, nongovernmental organization experts, and learners in identifying solutions to the current crises across multiple scales and methodologies. This hybrid conference and workshop series focuses specifically on sustainability education as a way to advance equity and justice in research and public education.
Dates: June 22, August 17, September 15
Location: In-person at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and on Zoom
June 22 Keynote: Dr. Carolyn Finney authors of Black Faces, White Spaces: Reimagining the Relationship of African Americans to the Great Outdoors
August 17 Keynote: Her Excellency Ms. Thilmeeza Hussain, Permanent Ambassador of the Maldives to the United Nations
September 15 Keynote: Dr. Oren Pizmony-Levy