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Sustainability Events

Traveling Across Borders and (Dare We Say?) Traveling Through Time

Friday, September 17, 2021
11 a.m. - 12 p.m. AZ Time

Brigitte Bavousett

  • Instructional Professional and Undergraduate Recruiter, School of Sustainability, College of Global Futures

Study abroad opportunities provide real-world experiences and insights into how our past can influence our present, and how our present can shape our future. This session will present three perspectives:

  • First, ASU students will present stories and photos from the 10-day Global Intensive Experience (GIE) course Cuba: Unlocked and on the...

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IASC 2021 General Conference

Monday - Friday, October 11 - 15, 2021

The IASC 2021 General Conference follows upon a series of topical conference held earlier in 20210. The live-streamed conference aims to bring together scholars, practitioners, and policymakers for the purpose of improving governance and management, advancing understanding, and creating sustainable solutions for commons, common-pool resources, or any other...

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Sustainability Challenges of the Wildlife Economy in South Africa

Friday, November 5, 2021
11a.m. - 12 p.m. AZ Time

Dan Childers

  • Professor, School of Sustainability, College of Global Futures

South Africa is home to nearly 60 million people, many of whom are living in what we in the Global North might consider poverty, alongside some of the world’s most charismatic and endangered animals. Studying abroad in this beautiful country allows you to explore the challenges and opportunities to improve...

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Perspectives on Sustainability From Around the World

Friday, November 19, 2021
11 a.m. - 12 p.m. AZ Time

Mary Jane Parmentier

  • Clinical Associate Professor, School for the Future of Innovation in Society, College of Global Futures

Between 2013 and 2018, more than 150 ASU students studied abroad in Europe, North Africa, and Latin America with faculty director Mary Jane Parmentier, exploring the complexity of sustainability and sustainable development in diverse social, political, and cultural contexts.

As a learning community abroad, much has been learned about the differing...

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