Integrity of Creation Conference: Building resiliency to the climate crisis

Building a Sustainable World

Sept. 29-30, 2020

 

Welcome Address: President of Duquesne University

Opening Prayer for the Virtual Conference.

Conference Opening Presentation: Covid-19 & Sustainability, by Professor Scheid, PhD, Department of Theology, Duquesne University

Conference Opening Presentation: Covid-19 & Sustainability, by Professor Scheid, PhD, Department of Theology, Duquesne University

Conference Schedule

Due to Covid-19, the Conference is virtual. The zoom links will be posted in connection with each conference session.

Integrity of Creation Conference 2020
Revised, 8-7-2020
DRAFT SCHEDULE DRAFT SCHEDULE
Tue. Sep.29 Wed. Sep.30
75 Minutes:
50 Minutes:
9:25-10:40, Workshop #1.
Zoom link: tba
10:00-10:50, Workshop #5.
Zoom link: tba
10:50-12:05, Workshop #2.
Zoom link: tba
11:00-11:50, Workshop #6.
Zoom link: tba
12:15-1:30, Workshop #3.
Zoom link: tba
1:00-1:50, Workshop #7.
Zoom link: tba
1:40-2:55, Workshop #4.
Zoom link: tba
2:00-2:50, Workshop #8.
Zoom link: tba

3:05-4:20, Sustainability Panel.
Zoom link: tba 

3:00-5:00, Virtual Posters.
Zoom link: tba

6:00-7:30pm, Speaker Presentation.
Zoom link: tba
Meghan Fay Zahniser, Executive Director of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE).

6:00-7:30pm, Speaker Presentation.
Zoom link: tba
Christine Daugherty, VP for Sustainable Agriculture & Responsible Sourcing, Pepsico.                                                           

The Sixth Annual Presidential Conference on the Integrity of Creation

Plenary Speakers

Tuesday September 29, 6:00-7:30pm.

Meghan Fay Zahniser, Executive Director, Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). 

Presentation Title: Sustainability in Higher Education: Past, Present & Future.
Zoom Link: tba.

Wednesday September 30, 6:00-7:30pm.

Christine Daugherty, Vice President for Sustainable Agriculture & Responsible Sourcing, Pepsico.
Presentation Title: Sowing Seeds: How Pepsico Strives to Improve the Global Food System.
Zoom Link: tba.

Sustainability Panel

Tuesday September 29, 3:05-4:20pm.
Zoom Link: tba.

Senator Mary L. Washington, Maryland State Senator, (Education, Health and Environment Affairs Committee).
Topic: Sustainability, Environmental Justice and Equity.

David W. Orr, Paul Sears Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies & Politics, Emeritus, Oberlin College. Discussion Topic: tba. pdf on democracy

Ben McCall, Executive Director of the Hanley Sustainability Institute at the University of Dayton. Discussion Topic: "A Rapid Transition to a Fully Electrified, Renewably Powered, Carbon Neutral Campus: Technical, Economic, and Moral Considerations." 

Duquesne University Faculty: John Stolz, Robert Sroufe.

Conference PowerPoint Planning 

Student Participation

Sample Posters

- Altobell, Amanda, The Blue Planet
- Siniora, Dina, Universities and Sustainable Development

Prizes

Writing Guidelines