Sustainability Events of Interest

Some of the events below are sponsored by the Center for Hazardous Substance Research, while others are simply related to the field of work done by the organization. Got an upcoming conference or workshop you think should be here? Tell us

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Upcoming Free Workshops and Webinars

  • November 12-13, 2014, Governor's Conference on the Future of Water in Kansas, Hilton Garden Inn & Conf. Center, Manhattan, Kansas. This third year for the conference will highlight the latest policy and research development of water issues in Kansas. The conference brings together scientists, water managers, state and federal officials and legislators, city and county administrators, environmental organizations, irrigators and citizens who share an interest in Kansas water resources.  A large focus will be sharing the outcomes of the past year to address the Governor's 2013 Call to Action to develop a long-term vision for our state's future water supply.  Registration is limited and sold out last year.   More

  • November Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, The Sustainable Intensification of Agricultural Systems, Jules Pretty, Professor, Environment & Society, and Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Essex, U.K.,  at 4 p.m. , in 1018 Throckmorton Hall. The lecture is free and the public is welcome. The lecture focuses on sustainable intensification — producing more food with fewer resources and less stress on the environment. Pretty coined the term sustainable intensification, and is recognized as a leader in the field of sustainability in agriculture.  More

  • November 18-20, 2014, Clean Air Through Energy Efficiency (CATEE) Conference. A premiere educational conference and business exhibition connecting public and private decision makers and thought leaders to help communities improve decisions that determine the energy and water intensity of the built environment – and reduce related emissions. CATEE 2014 will be held in Dallas, Texas, at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel by the Galleria.

  • 2014 Fall Natural Resources and Environmental Science Seminar Series.
    All seminars at 11:30 a.m. in 231 Ackert Hall unless otherwise noted. More information: or Shawn Hutchinson at or 532-3414

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