Earthfest 2022

Diag - Central Campus Central Campus, 515 E Jefferson, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Earthfest celebrates sustainability initiatives across U-M and the surrounding communities, while providing an inclusive platform to educate and engage the campus community on opportunities to support sustainability and environmental justice on campus and in our daily lives. Come learn about sustainability on campus and participate in fun engagement opportunities.  

Environmental and Climate Justice Conference

Jeffries Hall - 1225 625 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

During previous Environmental Law and Policy Program (ELPP) conferences, we have featured panel discussions on climate change as part of broader conversations about environmental law and policy. With climate change accelerating and the window for climate change mitigation and adaptation narrowing, this year we will devote the program to how the legal system can promote

Sustainability at Ross: Learn about the Erb Institute

Online Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Join us for this info session to learn more about the Environmental and Sustainability initiatives we have to support our students through the Erb Institute. Staff from Erb and the Admissions Committee will provide a brief overview of the services and programming available through Erb, and devote time to answer questions from the audience.

Building Power Against White Supremacy Conference

ECC (1840) & Lower Level Atrium

Building Power is a student led conference that provides attendees with the opportunity to learn about interconnected injustices and engage in collective liberation. This year's conference includes workshops and affinity group sessions on, but not limited to: environmental justice; food and land sovereignty; and housing disenfranchisement. The goal of this event is to create a

Forging a Career at the Heart of the Climate Challenge: Perspectives from the Front Lines

Robertson Auditorium, Ross School of Business 701 Tappan, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Join Net Impact Undergrad and our co-sponsors in welcoming Gerry Anderson (MBA/MPP ‘88), former Chairman and CEO of DTE Energy. Anderson will be speaking about his journey from being a driven undergrad engineer to becoming a highly influential leader in sustainability as the CEO of DTE Energy. This will include his early desire to make

Shaping Resource Flows: The Role of Carbon Capture in Meeting Net-Zero Carbon Goals

Online Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Building the Future: A Distinguished Lecture Series for Academics and Professionals Jennifer Wilcox, the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management at DOE, discusses "The Role of Carbon Capture in Meeting Net-Zero Carbon Goals" and how it relates to shaping resource flows. President Biden has laid out a bold

Advancing Environmental Health and Justice: A Call for Assessment and Oversight of Health Care Waste

Online Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Featuring Panelists: Vincent Martin (V Martin Environmental Justice LLC, Detroit), Omega Wilson (West End Revitalization Assoc., NC) and Denise Patel (NYC human rights and environmental activist). Moderated by Natalie Sampson (University of Michigan, Dearborn). View recordings of previous webinars in the series. Registration link  

Nailed It Film Screening and Panel Discussion

School of Public Health Bldg I and Crossroads and Tower - 1690, Lane Auditorium 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Description: Join the EHS department for a screening of the documentary, 'Nailed It' and panel discussion focused on occupational health and environmental justice as it relates to the beauty industry. Join in-person (at the University of Michigan School of Public Health) or virtually. Details on location and ways to access the movie prior to this