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Earth Ethics Institute on-line hosts the
Florida Keys Wild Bird Center Fundraising Auction
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Fall 2014 Edition - Auction deadline February 6, 2015
Organized by
Fine Art Professor Claudia Scalise
All proceeds from the sale benefit the Center.

Details including Prints and Minimum Bids required

 

 

Earth Ethics Institute Programs at MDC Campuses
Hialeah Campus  Butterfly Garden Presentation

Homestead Campus - The Green Team - Homestead YES! Club

InterAmerican Campus -  Earth Days

Kendall Campus  -Sustainability Symposium

Medical Campus - Maintain Indoor Air Quality

North Campus - Canadian Wilderness

MDC West - Resources for Well-Being

Wolfson Campus - Sustainable Solutions Symposium
                               

 





 

Earth Ethics Institute College-wide Workshops
Faculty, Staff and Administration  -
Reference numbers liked to registration

Green Studies 1
Kendall Campus - Environmental Center and Room 404
Facilitated by Colleen Ahern-Hettich and Carlos Gonzalez
Fridays (2), January 16 and January 30, 2015
1 - 5 pm
8 hours of Professional Development Credit
To Register, Reference # 859484



Sustainability Education: Living Systems Learning -
InterAmerican Campus, Room
3102
Friday, February 6, 2015
1 - 4 pm
Facilitated by Dr. Anouchka Rachelson and Colleen Ahern-Hettich
5 hours Professional Development Credit.
To Register, Reference # 859493

Everglades Faculty/Staff Immersion
Saturday, February 7, 2015 -
On location Everglades Main Entrance
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Facilitated by Kiki Mutis
8 hours of Professional Development Credit
To register, Reference #
859486




Library Resources for Sustainability
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Hialeah Campus, Room 2313
Facilitated by Steve Kronen

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
1-4 pm
3 hours of Professional Development Credit for Faculty
To Register, Reference #
859502


Earth Charter Reflections
Kendall  Campus, Room TBA
Friday, February 27,  12:30 lunch; Workshop 1-4:30 pm
Facilitated by Dr. Elisabeth Ferrero
3.5 hours Professional Development Credit
.
To Register, Reference # 859492

Precautionary Principle
Wolfson Campus, Save the Date, March 20, 2015  - 1-4 pm, Room TBA
Facilitated by Michelle Maloney
5 hours of Professional Development credit in Application Process

 





EEI Council Lecture Series for MDC Faculty and Staff

Sustaining Ourselves and Engaging Others-EEI Council in Action
Fridays, September through  April

Juan Abascal and Dominic Brucato
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Meditation -
September 12, 2-4:30 pm. Kendall Campus, Environmental Center

Ileana Porges West -
Student Engagement
and Virginia Key North End Workshop
October 10, 1:30 - 4:30 pm,
Virginia Key, North End

Carola Pedreschi, Lyle Culver, Carlos Gonzalez, Alex Salinas -
 International Experiences -
November 14, 1:30 -4:30 pm, InterAmerican Campus, Room 401

Michael Hettich, Claudia Scalise, Dale Andree -
Poetry, Art and Dance - The Long Now

December 12, Evening, Call for location

Albert Lenel -
Changing Views: Western Philosophy, Ethics, and the Environment
January 23, 2-4:30 pm, Simpson Park

Ginny Peterson Tennant -
Political Cartoons and Non-Sustainable Thinking
Mike Lenaghan and Amar Sawhney Global Urban Sustainability &Peace Center -
February 13, 2-4:30 pm, TBA

Larry Frolich
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Population, Energy and Urbanization:  An evolutionary biology perspective- March 13, TBA
 

 


Programs for Faculty and Staff- Ongoing

Participate in the Global Sustainability and Earth Literacy Studies (GSELS)
Course Assessment Pilot Project


Sustainability Education Professional Development Opportunities

Sustainability and Earth Literacy Professional Development Workshops

Graduate Courses in Collaboration with EEI

EEI and Florida International University (FIU)


Outdoor Immersions Awarding Professional Development

Sustainability in the Curriculum                      

Immersions for Your Classes

Sustainability Learning Lunches
Hialeah         IAC           Kendall         North         Wolfson
 

  



 

Programs for Students - Ongoing

Join the Global Sustainability and Earth Literacy Studies (GSELS)
Learning Network


Narrow Ridge Earth Literacy Field Experience - Apply NOW!

Programs and Resources for students

Earth Literacy and Sustainability I -new course


YES club

EEI Service-Learning
 

  Student Resources

  Faculty Resources

 
 
Recommended Reading

  Recommended Viewing

  Recommended Listening

  Related Websites

  NWF Campus Ecology Program

  Student Immersions

  EEI Service-Learning


  Sustainability and Earth Literacy
   in Curriculum - MDC Faculty 


  EEI Workshops-Power Point Presentations

  Recommended Reading

  Recommended Viewing

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YES! for Environmental Sustainability Club
 

Solar Lanterns
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Miami Science
Museum

 


Florida Keys Wild Bird Center
Print Fundraiser

 
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Help us collect bikes!

 

Water Clock Project
Kendall Campus
 


Ecological Footprint Calculator
 


Hialeah, InterAmerican, Kendall, Medical, Wolfson
 

Journal of
Sustainability Education

 

South Florida
Local Food Scene

Miami-Dade County Farmers Markets

  Local Food
South Florida website

 


Community-Rooted Organic Produce Services
2009-2014
 

 

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