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Sustainability Events Spring 2014

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Sustainability Poster Spring 2014 

GPIA Prof. Sakiko Fukuda-Parr Discusses Human Rights at UN

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GPIA Profesor Sakiko Fukuda-Parr is scheduled to be part of a panel that will present at the United Nations on this Tuesday, Feb. 4th. According to panel organizers, “this event will reflect on the causes, costs and consequences of rising economic, social, and environmental inequalities, and consider concrete ways in which the SDGs can contribute to the dismantling of discrimination and help address inequalities – including gender inequalities and inequities in global governance.”

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EPSM Student Caroline Razook wins Start Something that Matters fellowship

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Congratulations to Caroline Razook, EPSM student, who has won the Start Something that Matters fellowship (set up by founder of TOM’s shoes) and was a semi-finalist at the Dell Social Innovation Challenge for her innovative project Umbrellas for Water. The Start Something Foundation gives grants for student social entrepreneurs and the organizations that support them.

Milano Student Speeches at LaGuardia Award Dinner

Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management student Ashley Fallon speaks at the LaGuardia Award Dinner on February 28, 2013   Milano Nonprofit Management student Jennifer Terry speaks at the LaGuardia Award Dinner on February 28, 2013

Empowerhouse featured in Society for College and University Planning Journal

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The Empowerhouse is a collaborative project between Parsons, Environmental Policy & Sustainability Management program, the Stevens Institute of Technology and community partners that was submitted to the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2011 Solar Decathalon project. Not only did Empowerhouse take first place in the most affordable category, but the team also partnered with Habitat for Humanity so …

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