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 RSVP. Columbia ID required … Continue reading Women Making Sustainable Impacts through the Public and Nonprofit Sectors

Women & Sustainability: Pathways to the Private Sector

Join Women & Sustainability for our first panel event of the semester, Pathways to the Private Sector! Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 at 8pm 417 International Affairs Building, Altschul Auditorium Meet and greet will begin at 7pm.  Begin networking with our speakers and fellow Women & Sustainability members!  Panel and Q&A to follow. Light refreshments will … Continue reading Women & Sustainability: Pathways to the Private Sector

Women & Sustainability: Panel on Sustainable Investing – Wednesday, April 10th

Please join the Earth Institute's Women & Sustainability Group, for a panel discussion on sustainable investing and how women from the UN Global Compact, UN Principles for Responsible Investment and Wealth Management define their careers in sustainability. Speakers: Sarah Bostwick, Manager, Communication on Progress at the United Nations Global Compact; Danielle Chesebrough, Manager of Investor Engagements with United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment; Lori Choi, Wealth Manager and CFA Charterholder , Veris Wealth Partners

Women & Sustainability: Communications and Team Leadership Workshop, Tuesday, March 12th

Please join the Women and Sustainability Group for a workshop on: "Enhancing your Communications and Team Leadership skills." on Tuesday, March 12th at 8:15pm. Location 309 Hamilton. As women in sustainability, communication and team leadership skills are critical for establishing yourself in the industry. Learning how to write and communicate a compelling value proposition as well as take advantage of the diversity of members in your immediate or wider team are two examples of enhancing these skills. Please join returning workshop speaker Mary Sue Clark, in discussing techniques and strategies to get your point across confidently and effectively and how to take advantage of team settings.

Women & Sustainability Speaker – Gwen Kilvert – Wednesday, February 20th

Gwen Kilvert, the Associate Director for Academic Sustainability Initiative at the New School will be joining the Women & Sustainability speaker series for an informal discussion. The Women & Sustainability speaker series, Defining your Career in Sustainability, invites successful female leaders in sustainability to share their experiences and foster creative, innovative thinking and conversation about how they came into their careers. Join us this Wednesday, February 20th at 8pm in 602 Lewisohn.