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Career Workshop: Tools of Negotiation

Thursday, March 4, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. MST

Do you know how to best negotiate a salary? What strategies make the most sense? When is the ideal time to ask for a raise? Join the College of Global Futures and the Office of Career and Professional Development as we tackle these tricky questions, and more!

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Perspectives on Investing in Resilience

Friday, March 5, 2021
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. MST

Joyce Coffee

  • Founder & President, Climate Resilience Consulting

Join the City-as-Lab NSF Research Coordination Network to explore the transdisciplinarity of Food-Energy-Water nexus systems for sustainable urban futures. This event offers perspectives on investing in resilience from a foremost expert in green-infrastructure finance.

Joyce Coffee is the president of Climate Resilience Consulting, a social enterprise that works with clients...

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Reinventing Food Banks and Pantries

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Katie S. Martin

  • Executive Director, Foodshare Institute for Hunger Research & Solutions

Katie Martin has over 20 years of experience developing and evaluating creative solutions to hunger and building collaborations with local and national anti-hunger organizations. Before joining Foodshare, Katie was an Assistant Professor and Director of the Public Health program at the University of Saint Joseph. She has a Ph.D...

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IASC 2021 Conference: Fisheries and Aquaculture Commons

Tuesday - Thursday, March 9 - 11, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted global supply chains, slashed tourism, and eliminated markets for fish and farmed-seafood products, exacerbating ongoing challenges and prompting diverse and often drastic reconfigurations in fisheries and seafood production.

The Fisheries and Aquaculture Commons virtual conference aims to bring together scholars and practitioners on the...

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Distinguished KAITEKI Lecture: Toward a Circular Economy Systems Engineering Framework

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. MST

Stratos Pistikopoulos

  • Director, Texas A&M Energy Institute;
  • Endowed Chair, Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M University

Circular Economy represents an economy both restorative and regenerative by design, one that aims to solve resource challenges by keeping products, components, and materials at their highest utility and value at all times.

In this inaugural Distinguished KAITEKI Lecture, Stratos Pistikopoulos will present the foundations of a Circular Economy Systems...

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Earth Day 2021: Reflections of an Environmentalist

Earth Day: Thursday, April 22, 2021
12:00 - 1:15 p.m.

Paul Hirt

  • Environmental Historian

Join environmental historian and activist Paul Hirt as he takes a look back through the history of the environmental movement.

Hirt came to ASU in 2004 but has lived in Arizona for over 30 years. In both his professional and personal life, he promotes sustainable water management, renewable energy,...

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