25 Jan 2022

Talks & Lectures

Hugo Neu Corporation Sustainability Seminar Series: Sustainability Lessons from Space

join live event Abstract This talk will give a retired NASA astronaut’s perspective on how living and working in space has increased sustainability both on orbit and on Earth. We will discuss water…

Location
Virtual Event

1 Feb 2022

Talks & Lectures

Hugo Neu Corporation Sustainability Seminar Series: Position Your Sustainability Career

join live event Abstract This webinar will share the good, the bad and the not so pretty about becoming a sustainability professional through pivoting into sustainability based on work and educational…

Location
Virtual Event

8 Feb 2022

Talks & Lectures

Hugo Neu Corporation Sustainability Seminar Series: Big Data and Brownfields: Crowdsourcing the Remediation of the World

join live event Abstract The Greenest Generation must harness advances in big data, data analytics, and algorithmic decision making to address the legacy sites of the Greatest Generation and those that…

Location
Virtual Event

9 Feb 2022

Talks & Lectures, Open to the Public, College of Arts and Letters

Is Our Reality Virtual?

The Center for Science Writings welcomes David Chalmers, a professor at NYU and one of the world’s leading philosophers, who will discuss his provocative new book Reality +: Virtual Worlds and the Problems…

22 Feb 2022

Talks & Lectures

Hugo Neu Corporation Sustainability Seminar Series: What is the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and Why is it Transformative?

join live event Abstract On September 25, 2015, the 193 member states of the United Nations adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which is a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity…

Location
Virtual Event

1 Mar 2022

Talks & Lectures

Hugo Neu Corporation Sustainability Seminar Series: Recycling Megatrends

join live event Abstract This lecture will focus on the history and future changes expected in recycling in the US. Key trends and occurrences over the last forty years covering legislative/societal…

Location
Virtual Event

2 Mar 2022

Talks & Lectures, Open to the Public, College of Arts and Letters

Are We Too Obsessed with Innovation?

Lee Vinsel, a historian of technology at Virginia Tech, will visit the Center for Science Writings to discuss his acclaimed, controversial book The Innovation Delusion, co-written with historian Andrew…

22 Mar 2022

Talks & Lectures

Hugo Neu Corporation Sustainability Seminar Series: Peer Reviewed Offsets for University Carbon Neutrality Goals

join live event Abstract This talk will review Clarkson's progress towards their 2025 carbon neutrality goal. The presentation will separately discuss progress and future strategies for scope 1 (on campus…

Location
Virtual Event

29 Mar 2022

Talks & Lectures

Hugo Neu Corporation Sustainability Seminar Series: Accelerating Product Sustainability in Traditional Organizations

join live event Abstract Meaningful product sustainability improvement requires knowledge, initiative, and the leadership mindset to think beyond a traditional job focus and area of expertise. Understanding…

Location
Virtual Event

5 Apr 2022

Talks & Lectures

Hugo Neu Corporation Sustainability Seminar Series: Delivering Projects for Today and Tomorrow

join live event Abstract Infrastructure is designed to last for many decades. Decades when society will have different needs and technologies will rapidly change. Decades when climate change will bring…

Location
Virtual Event

12 Apr 2022

Talks & Lectures

Hugo Neu Corporation Sustainability Seminar Series: Developing a Strategy to Meet Water Sustainability Goals

join live event Abstract Recent shifts in sustainability have enhanced the need for companies to develop new aggressive water sustainability goals. Implementation of these goals pose difficult execution…

Location
Virtual Event

19 Apr 2022

Talks & Lectures

Hugo Neu Corporation Sustainability Seminar Series: Lighting – The Impact on Learning

join live event Abstract This presentation will give an architect and educator’s perspective on the affects lighting has on learning. Focusing on natural and artificial lighting as components of a…

Location
Virtual Event

20 Apr 2022

Talks & Lectures, Open to the Public, College of Arts and Letters

A Bold New Vision of Our Past and Future

Archaeologist David Wengrow of University College London will discuss his sensational, international bestseller The Dawn of Everything: A New History of Humanity with the Center for Science Writings. Co-written…