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Upcoming Events

The Big Pivot with Andrew Winston: Webinar

Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bard MBA in Sustainability is pleased to host Andrew Winston, sustainable business leader and author of The Big Pivot for a webinar on July 30, 2014 at 12pmEST!

In a fundamentally changed world, driven by climate change and growing transparency, companies must make the big pivot to chance the way they operate. In his latest book, Winston provides ten crucial strategies for leaders and companies ready to boldy move forward and win in this new reality.

Join Andrew to discuss how to incorporate the stategies put forth in The Big Pivot into your curriculum. 
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Triumph of the Sun:
How Solar is Killing the Electric Utilities

Friday, August 22, 2014, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Olin Language Center, Room 115
Join Bard Graduate Programs in Sustainability as we hear from esteemed sustainable business leader, Hunter Lovins, who will speak on the future of solar energy in relation to electric utilities. As an international consultant, professor, speaker, and award winning author, Hunter has extensive expertise in the arena of energy and resource policy. You don't want to miss what is sure to be a fascinating talk on this topic!
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Triumph of the Sun:
How Solar is Killing the Electric Utilities

Friday, August 22, 2014, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Olin Language Center, Room 115
Join Bard Graduate Programs in Sustainability as we hear from esteemed sustainable business leader, Hunter Lovins, who will speak on the future of solar energy in relation to electric utilities. As an international consultant, professor, speaker, and award winning author, Hunter has extensive expertise in the arena of energy and resource policy. You don't want to miss what is sure to be a fascinating talk on this topic!
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Food Day Celebration

Friday, October 24, 2014, 11:30 am – 2:30 pm, Kline Commons

Join us at Kline Commons on Friday October 24th for the Dining Services National Food Day celebration! The day begins at 11:30 a.m. on the Kline terrace with a local farmer's market selling locally grown and produced products. Be sure to bring your reusable totes for all of your purchases. 

Come learn about Bard's participation in the Real Food Challenge, meet the farmers who feed us, and join us for a local farmer appreciation lunch ($9 gets you all you can eat!)

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Bard Graduate Programs in Sustainability: Information Session in
New York City

Thursday, November 6, 2014, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, New York City
Join us in New York City for an Open House hosted by the Bard Graduate Programs in Sustainability. Admissions staff, faculty, and current students will be on hand to provide an overview of the programs offered, answer questions, and share tips on how to make your application stand out. 

This event will be held in our New York City classroom located at 1150 6th Avenue, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10036.

For more information and to RSVP to this event, please contact Caitlin O'Donnell, Graduate Admission Assistant at codonnel@bard.edu

We hope to see you there!
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Bard Graduate Programs in Sustainability: Open House for Applicants and Interested Students

Saturday, December 6, 2014, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, Olin Language Center, Room 115
Join Bard Graduate Programs in Sustainability for our Fall semester Open House! Both applicants and interested students to the Bard Center for Environmental Policy and the Bard MBA in Sustainability are invited and encouraged to attend.

Attendees will learn about our programs of study, how to apply, and speak one-on-one with admissions staff, faculty, and students. 

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TENTATIVE AGENDA
Time Session
10:30 Registration and Refreshments
11:00 Opening Remarks with Director Goodstein
11:30  Break out sessions with Faculty (Bard MBA and Bard CEP held separately)
12:30 Lunch
1:00 Program Overview (Bard MBA and Bard CEP held separately)
1:30 Tour of Campus with Bard CEP Current Students
Attendees of the Open House receive a $65 application fee waiver.

Degree Options:
MS in Environmental Policy
MS in Climate Science and Policy
MBA in Sustainability 

Dual Degree Options:
MS/MBA with Bard MBA 
MS/MAT with Bard MAT 
MS/JD with Pace Law School

Peace Corps Programs:
Master's International Program (for future PCVs)
Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Programs (for RPCVs)
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