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Participate in National Bike Month

Friday, May 1, 2015 – Sunday, May 31, 2015, Website
Bike to Bard Day, Friday May 15.
Pedal on your own or meet at Taste Budd's Cafe in V.  Red Hook, 8:15am (you can drive to the village lot)

Bike TuneUp with Najee: 4:30pm-6pm Mondays in May till Commencement at the Bike Park (by Security).  Call for an appointment: 718-496-1856

Tour de Red Hook and a Bike Rodeo: Saturday, May 16, 1pm-4pm: This family friendly event and ride takes place at the RH High School, hosted by the Town & Village of Red Hook & RH Police

Take the Bike 2015 pledge
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National Climate Seminar: Waste Management

Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, Albee B102


On May 6th, NCS will host Suna Bayrakal, Senior Associate for Policy + Programs, Product Stewardship Institute where she is an experienced policy analyst and researcher with an environmental engineering background. Her role at PSI includes managing policy projects and program staff, designing and conducting research, and developing legislative strategy and policy positions. Suna’s main project focus is on batteries, tires, household hazardous waste, and appliances. Prior to joining PSI, Suna received her Ph.D. in Environmental Studies from York University in Toronto with dissertation research focused on the relationship between environmental policy and technology change.


Call-in number: 1-712-432-3100
Code: 253385

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Bard MBA in Sustainability Capstone Presentations

Friday, May 8, 2015, 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm, BardMBA Classroom 1150 6th Ave. 5th Fl.
Capstone May 2015 Presentation Schedule

Friday, 5/8, 6:30 PM-8:15 PM
Roy
1. Jacqi Rose Anderson
a. “For-Profit? Or Not-for-Profit? Incorporating the Wild Rose Natural Health Center”
b. Roy Rotheim
2. Ian Edwards
a. “Regeneration: A Competitive Advantage for Business”
b. Roy Rotheim
3. Kerry Sinclair
a. “Change Makers: Women & Board Leadership for Sustainable Economies”
b. Roy Rotheim
4. Miles Knowles
a. “The Business Case for Resilient Food Systems”
b. Roy Rotheim


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Bard MBA in Sustainability Capstone Presentations

Saturday, May 9, 2015, 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm, BardMBA Classroom 1150 6th Ave. 5th Fl.
Capstone May 2015 Presentation Schedule

Saturday, 5/9, 4:30-7:30 PM
Skyler, Roy, Hunter
1. Whitney Files
a. “A Study on Distributed Solar Access and Affordability”
b. Roy Rotheim
2. Jeff Leatherwood
a. “The Roundary Podcast”
b. Roy Rotheim
3. Jessica Ridgeway
a. “Proximity: A Virtual Marketplace for Food Producers and Preparers”
b. Roy Rotheim
4. Hannah Savage
a. “Investigating the Role of Greenhouse Gas Accounting in Corporate Sustainability”
b. Roy Rotheim
5. Sarah Bodley
a. “Outward Mobility: Exploring Social Impact through Biking”
b. Skyler Fernandes
6. Jessica King
a. “Poverty Alleviation through Business”
b. Skyler Ferndandes
7. Juzer Rangoonwala
a. “Sustainability Consulting Review”
b. Hunter Lovins




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Bard MBA in Sustainability Capstone Presentations

Sunday, May 10, 2015, 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm, BardMBA Classroom 1150 6th Ave. 5th Fl.
Capstone May 2015 Presentation Schedule

Sunday, 5/10, 4:30-7:30 PM
Hunter
1. Katie Mencke
a. “Integrating SASB Standards: Forest & Paper Industry Recommendations”
b. Hunter Lovins
2. Christine Kennedy
a. “Increasing Diversity in STEM Education and Careers for More Sustainable Solutions”
b. Hunter Lovins
3. Nancy Acevedo
a. “Sustainability Leadership: Changing Corporate Culture for New Business Priorities”
b. Hunter Lovins
4. Miles Crettien
a. “FarmLab Urban AGcelerator”
b. Hunter Lovins
5. Amy Davila
a. “FarmLab Urban AGcelerator”
b. Hunter Lovins
6. Bernell Grier
a. “NHS Mission Driven Mortgage Company”
b. Hunter Lovins
7. Rochelle March
a. “Business Model Innovation for Sustainability”
b. Hunter Lovins
8. Chelsea Mozen
a. “Driving Carbon Neutrality at Etsy through Shared Value Creation from Solar Energy”
b. Hunter Lovins
 
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