Sessions Tagged With 'sustainability'

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Wood and Timber Design: Trends and Outlook

Thursday, July 14, 2016 at 1:00 pm EDT

On July 14th, 2016 at 1:00pm EDT, Dustin Albright, Assistant Professor at the Clemson University School of Architecture and member of Clemson’s Wood Utilization and Design Institute will present “Wood and Timber Design: Trends and Outlook”. Dustin will discuss the use...

Scaling Ag Innovations through Extension & Advisory Services

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 9:30 am EST - Presented by Paul McNamara

The holy grail of achieving large-scale adoption of agricultural innovations among resource poor farmers has taken many forms through development history. From farm advisory services, to the promotion of the training and visit system, farming systems research and extension,...

Partnerships towards Resilient Communities to Climate Change and Natural Disasters

Monday, January 28, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST

The topic will be presented by Abby Hall, a Policy Analyst with the U.S. EPA’s Office of Sustainable Communities. The presentation will provide an overview of the partnerships, and assistance EPA has provided to states and communities, and offer ideas for how Extension agents...

Zoning for Sustainability: Methods and Trends.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT

Presented by: Dr. Edward Jepson and Dr. Anna Haines. To characterize and measure the extent to which sustainability concepts and ideas are integrated into zoning codes in U.S. cities. We designed an evaluation tool based on Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute (RMLUI) and...

TEDx Boston Event / Global Online Auditorium

Friday, June 22, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT

This independently organized TED event taking place at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston with speakers of interest to eXtension ( urban beekeeping, baby boomer retirement, water scarcity, disaster response, teaching kids to cook, and medicine from milk) In partnership...