TA3 Meeting April 2010: Supporting Sustainable Communities – Opportunities and Challenges for Community Colleges
Category : Symposiums
Hosted by Haywood Community College and the TA3, experts and practitioners from the U.S. and Europe gathered in Asheville, North Carolina on April 26-27, 2010 to discuss expanded roles for colleges in educating students, businesses, and communities about and for economic opportunities in renewable energy, conservation, ecotourism, and local sustainable agriculture and manufacturing.
Topics discussed included:
- Skills for new green-oriented industries and for sustainable practices in other sectors
- Enhancing local and sustainable agriculture, natural resources, and crafts
- “Green thinking” in all programs
- Making campuses models of sustainability
View Agenda to the April 2010 meeting here.
View Speaker Bios here.
Individual speaker presentations can be viewed in PDF form: