• Research workshop in Beijing on cities, energy use, and greenhouse gas emissions Research workshop in Beijing on cities, energy use, and greenhouse gas emissions On November 15 and 16, 2018 Professor Peter Marcotullio, Director of the Institute for Sustainable Cities at Hunter College, and George Golub, MA Geography candidate, participated in a research workshop in Beijing, China for the project Tracking Influences of Asian Urban GHG Emissions for ...
  • New York City’s Water System: A Talk by Adam Bosch New York City’s Water System: A Talk by Adam Bosch Friday, November 9, 2018 at 7:00 PM Hunter College, West Building, Room HW615 Adam Bosch, Director of Public Affairs for the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), will discuss how DEP operates, maintains, and protects the largest municipal water supply in the United States. The talk ...
  • Reduce, Reuse, Rethink: The Future of Waste in New York City Reduce, Reuse, Rethink: The Future of Waste in New York City Thursday, June 21 at 6:30 PM at the Museum of the City of New York (1220 Fifth Avenue) The Museum of the City of New York (MCNY), as part of its ongoing program New York’s Future in a Changing Climate, will present a panel discussion on ...
  • Green Infrastructure in the Delaware River Watershed New York League of Conservation Voters Forum: Green Infrastructure in the Delaware River Watershed Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 10:00am Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 479 Broadway, Monticello, NY 12701 This policy forum will focus on the economic, social, and environmental benefits of green infrastructure (GI) as an approach to managing stormwater. We are bringing together expert speakers ...
  • The Sociology of Horseshoe Crabs and the Humans Who Use Them The Sociology of Horseshoe Crabs and the Humans Who Use Them Friday, May 11, 2018, 7:00 – 9:00 PM Hunter College West Building, Room HW615 Dr. Lisa Jean Moore of SUNY Purchase, author of Catch & Release, explores the interspecies relationships between humans and horseshoe crabs – our multiple sites of entanglement and enmeshment. Humans have literally harvested ...
  • Feeding the Apple: New York’s Future Food Supply “Feeding the Apple: New York’s Future Food Supply” Wednesday, April 18 at 6:30 pm at the Museum of the City of New York (1220 Fifth Avenue) The Museum of the City of New York (MCNY), as part of its ongoing program New York’s Future in a Changing Climate, will present a panel discussion on the future of ...
  • Reimagining the Good Life: Sustainability Ethics in Theory and Practice Reimagining the Good Life: Sustainability Ethics in Theory and Practice Wednesday, April 18, 2018 Breakfast 8:30 AM Keynote 9:00 AM Session I 10:00 AM Session II 11:30 AM Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College 47-49 East 65th Street (between Park and Madison Avenues) New York, NY 10065 Click here to RSVP L-R: Dale Jamieson, Sahotra Sarkar, Evelyn Brister, Kyle Powys Whyte, Samuel ...
  • Flying Less Flying Less: Innovations in Global Low-Carbon Academic Conferencing with a Human Touch A brown bag lecture by Parke Wilde, Tufts University. Friday, March 16, 2018, at noon (12:00 PM) Room 1216 East Building, Hunter College, A burst of new experimentation may soon transform long-distance academic conferencing technologies. Many academics recognize the need to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions of ...
  • Liquid Assets: New York’s Watersheds & Waterways Liquid Assets: New York’s Watersheds & Waterways Thursday, February 22 at 6:30 pm at the Museum of the City of New York (1220 Fifth Avenue) The Museum of the City of New York (MCNY), as part of its ongoing program New York’s Future in a Changing Climate, will present a panel discussion on the city’s watersheds and ...
  • John Waldman, Institute Fellow, Receives Carl R. Sullivan Fishery Conservation Award John Waldman, Institute Fellow, Receives Carl R. Sullivan Fishery Conservation Award from the American Fisheries Society Dr. John Waldman, CUNY Institute for Sustainable Cities Fellow, and Queens College Professor of Biology, has received recognition from the American Fisheries Society (AFS) for his contribution to conservation of fisheries through his research and writings. From the AFS press release: Dr. ...

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