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Seeing Systems: Peace, Justice and Sustainability
Awarding 12 hours of Professional Development
A Lunch and Learn Series

This workshop is one of a two-part series, each offering four sessions examining the interrelationships of and interconnections between peace, social and economic justice, racial and gender equity and environmental sustainability. 

Kendall Campus - Begins Wednesday, September 19, 2019
Facilitated by Netiva Kolitz,     To Register, class # EEI1000-2

West Campus - Begins Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Facilitated by Professor Sarah Jacob,     To Register, class # EEI1000-3

 

Food, Ethics and Sustainability - Part 1
Awarding 12 hours of Professional Development
A Lunch and Learn Series


This workshop consists of four workshops, each is focused on food production and sustainability.

North Campus - Begins Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Facilitated by Stephen Nesvacil,     To Register, class # EEI1012-4

EPC Campus - Begins Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Facilitated by Mike Matthews,     To Register, class #
EEI1012-3  

Mangrove Ecology
Awarding 6 hours of Professional Development
Saturday, November 16, 2019   9:00 - 1:00 PM
Facilitated by Mike Matthews

This interdisciplinary workshop will give MDC faculty and staff an overview of  South Florida mangrove swamp  ecology by providing direct field experiences in this unique ecosystem.  

Crandon Park, Key Biscayne
to
Register, class # EEI1023-1

Climate Disruption: Choosing Resiliency
Awarding 15 hours of Professional Development
A Lunch and Learn Series

Wolfson Campus, Room 8501
Begins Wednesday, September 9/25
Facilitated by Professor Augustyn

This multi-media workshop will address the topic of climate change through readings, group reflections, discussion questions, and action planning as well as interactive electronic resources including web and video content. Participants will explore current information and resources related to climate science, and will engage in conversations focused on concrete actions that one can take to increase resiliency by mitigating and adapting to the impacts of climate change.
to
Register, class # EEI1007-4


Developing Sustainability Competences at Work
Awarding 5 Hours of Professional Development
EPC Campus, Room 3102
Friday, October 25, 2019
1:00 - 4:00 PM
Facilitated by Dr. Rachelson

This workshop will introduce seven sustainability competences that can help professionals make a meaningful contribution to environmental sustainability and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

To Register, Class # EEI1022-2  

   

 

 

EEI/CIOL professional development workshops and immersions allow MDC faculty the opportunity to earn credit toward maintenance of rank and promotion as well as earning
 
Global Sustainability and Earth Literacy Studies (GSELS) certification

These learning opportunities focus on
 Earth Literacy and sustainability education while fostering interdisciplinary
collaboration and community. 

There are more than 55 EEI workshop/immersion opportunities  for MDC faculty/staff in the CIOL catalogue, with several of these offered each term at various campuses and offsite locations. 

 

 
 
 

Earth Ethics Institute • An Earth Literacy Resource Center Serving MDC Administrators, Faculty, Staff,  and Students, as well as the South Florida Community
Miami Dade College • 300 N.E. 2nd Avenue, Room 3506-11, Miami, FL 33132-2204 • t: 305-237-3796 • f: 305-237-7724