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Climate Disruption: Choosing Resiliency
Wednesdays, Wolfson Campus, Room 8501
9/25/19 from 12:00-1:00;
10/9/19, 10/23/19, 11/6/19, and 11/20/19 from 12:00 - 1:30PM
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

Mangrove Ecology
AwardingAwarding 6 hours of Professional Development
Saturday, November 16, 2019

9:00 - 1:00 PM
Crandon Park, Key Biscayne
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. 

To Register, class 

Developing Sustainability Competences at Work
Friday, October 25, 2019
1:00 - 4:00 PM,
Eduardo J. Padrón Campus, Room 3102
Facilitated by Dr. Anouchka 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  

Miami Climate Alliance Meeting
Saturday, September 14, 2019
2:00 – 5:00 PM,

Wolfson Campus, Chapman Conference Center Room 3210

Join the Earth Ethics Institute and Miami Climate Alliance as we come together to share campaign updates, learn about climate justice initiatives in our community, and celebrate our 2019 wins!

GSELS Symposium
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
10:00 – 2:00 PM

Wolfson Campus, Room 1654

Learn about art and its power as a vehicle to address social and ecological injustices!
Donna Torres will discuss
Travels and Traditions: Paintings, Plants and Artifacts
Torrence Gettrell will discuss the lesser known history of Miami's early involvement in the civil rights movement and the non-violent sit-ins of lunch counters.

Food and Refreshments to follow
RSVP by 12/1 to Chris Medina at

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