Sustainability Speaker Series

The Sustainability Advisory Committee has hosted a variety of local speakers through the Sustainability Speaker Series, including students, professors, and local experts. Past presentations have included:

  • The curse of mining in Ecuador: Sustainable, empowering alternatives
  • Killer whales of the Puget Sound: Cute, cuddly, and the key to the health of our northwest ecosystem
  • Tune in: Mass and independent media, then and now
  • Making room for salmon: Restoring healthy salmon populations in the Pacific Northwest
  • Pacific Northwest climate change: Impacts, choices, and change
  • Dirt: The erosion of civilizations
  • Of hummingbirds and humans
  • We are what we eat, and nature is, too
  • 100 years down, 100 to go: Family farming sustainably