Sustainability Events

Upcoming Events

Sustainable Business Fridays: Macy's Systems & Technology: Managing Change and Developing Human Capital

Friday, May 6, 2016, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
On May 6th, Bard MBA in Sustainability will be speaking with LaTrice Ross, Manager, Diversity and Inclusion, Macy's Systems & Technology.

LaTrice works to ensure an inclusive environment where all employees are treated with respect. Prior to joining MST, LaTrice worked with Step IT Up America, which was a program designed to train and assist minority women in starting careers as IT consultant. According to Eban Goodstein, Director of the Bard MBA in Sustainability, "Inclusive human resources strategies are fundamental to the integrated bottom line and we are very eager to speak with Latrice to hear how Macy's Systems & Technology is applies these practices throughout their ecosystem."

Join the Bard MBA in Sustainability program for our twice-monthly dial-in podcast series over your lunchtime featuring sustainability leaders from the New York City area and across the planet.

Dial in: 845-746-2287 (no need to enter a pin to join the call)

Sustainable Business Fridays convenes every first and fourth Friday of the month during the semester, with special guests selected by students in the Bard MBA in Sustainability program. Click here to listen to past podcasts.
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Sustainable Business Fridays: Macy's Systems & Technology: Managing Change and Developing Human Capital

Friday, May 6, 2016, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
On May 6th, Bard MBA in Sustainability will be speaking with LaTrice Ross, Manager, Diversity and Inclusion, Macy's Systems & Technology.

LaTrice works to ensure an inclusive environment where all employees are treated with respect. Prior to joining MST, LaTrice worked with Step IT Up America, which was a program designed to train and assist minority women in starting careers as IT consultant. According to Eban Goodstein, Director of the Bard MBA in Sustainability, "Inclusive human resources strategies are fundamental to the integrated bottom line and we are very eager to speak with Latrice to hear how Macy's Systems & Technology is applies these practices throughout their ecosystem."

Join the Bard MBA in Sustainability program for our twice-monthly dial-in podcast series over your lunchtime featuring sustainability leaders from the New York City area and across the planet.

Dial in: 845-746-2287 (no need to enter a pin to join the call)

Sustainable Business Fridays convenes every first and fourth Friday of the month during the semester, with special guests selected by students in the Bard MBA in Sustainability program. Click here to listen to past podcasts.
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Bard MBA in Sustainability: May Residency

Friday, May 13, 2016 – Monday, May 16, 2016, 9:00 am – 8:00 pm, Impact HUB NYC, 394 Broadway, New York, NY 10013
The Bard MBA program is structured around monthly Weekend Residencies with regular online instruction in between. This low-residency design allows full-time Bard MBA students to continue working up to 30 hours a week-- or to complete multiple internships over the two-year course of their study. The part-time program, completed over three years, accommodates students working 40 hours a week or more. Residencies are held once a month over four-day (Fri-Mon) weekends for full-time students and three-day weekends for part-time students.

This event will be held in our New York City classroom located at Impact Hub NYC, 394 Broadway, New York, NY 10013

Email Caitlin O'Donnell with any questions.


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Bard MBA Capstone Presentations

Friday, May 13, 2016, 5:45 pm – 10:30 pm, Impact Hub NYC, 394 Broadway, New York, NY 10013
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Please join the Bard MBA in Sustainability for our annual Capstone Presentations. During our students' final year, they work individually or in small teams to complete a year-long Capstone Project. The project can take the form of creating a business start-up, an intrapreneurial project in their workplace, a consultancy, research project or business plan. These presentations are the culmination of this work.

The evening's program is available for downloand. We ask that guests arrive by 5:45 to see students presenting in the first half of the program--and that those guests plan to stay until the intermission. We ask guests who are viewing presentations in the second half of the program to arrive either by 5:45 or between 7:50 and 8:05 (during the intermission).
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Bike to Work Day

Friday, May 20, 2016, 8:15 am – 9:00 am, Your Home
Friday May 20 is Bike to Work Day!!!
Join the V. Red Hook ride to Bard at Taste Budd's 8:15am for a leisurely ride to campus (depart 8:30am)
Tivoli riders - make a meet up at Murrays and ride your mountain bike through Tivoli Bays.
Kingston riders - make a meet up at the park n ride on the Kingston side of the bridge.

More Info:
 http://www.bard.edu/bos/transportation/bikes/

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