Leadership in Women & Sustainability: Wednesday Happy Hour

Women & Sustainability would like to invite you to our happy hour, Leadership in Women & Sustainability.  Relax, enjoy the company of your peers, and get the conversation going about future directions for W&S!

Date: Wednesday, April 16

Location: Amsterdam Restaurant and Tapas, Amsterdam between 119th and 120th

Time: 8-10pm

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Women & Sustainability Presents: Effectiveness in Sustainability Management, Engagement and Implementation

When: Monday, March 10, 8-9:30pm

Where: 337 Mudd


How can a sustainability professional implement her plan and generate buy-in from colleagues? What sustainability challenges exist in the healthcare industry, and what solutions can be found?

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Women Making Sustainable Impacts through the Public and Nonprofit Sectors

The W&S community is excited to host leaders in the public and international sector to learn about large scale initiatives focused on women, climate change, and building sustainable communities.

Date: Monday, November 4th, 2013 from 8-10pm

Location: Hamilton Hall room 707, 1130 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY, 10027

Space is limited, please RSVPColumbia ID required to swipe into the building.

Our esteemed speakers:

Tracy Raczek, External Relations Specialist for Climate and Enviroment with UNWomen

Christine Negra, Director of Research at EcoAgricultral Partners

Kerry Constabile, Urban Planning Specialist at UNICEF

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Join the Emerging Professionals of Urban Green Council and several New York City graduate programs focused on green building and sustainability to kick off the new school year! Mix and mingle with graduate students in your program and from other programs across the city. This is also a great opportunity for young professionals considering graduate school to meet current students.

This event is free and open to all; please register below. There will be drink specials and light snacks will be provided.


Bard College MBA in Sustainability

The City College of New York Sustainability in the Urban Environment

Columbia University Sustainability Management

The New School Environmental Policy & Sustainability Management

NYU Center for the Sustainable Built Environment

Pratt Institute Urban Environmental Systems Management


The Back Room

102 Norfolk St.

New York, NY 10002

RSVP at this link: http://www.urbangreencouncil.org/UGCInteraction?key=lPyNd8N_2B_2F0x8NgEF3tajoA_3D_3D