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Reflections on the 2024 Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit

Blog Post

The 2024 Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit was hosted by Second Nature and the Intentional Endowments Network in Long Beach, California, February 11-13, 2024. With over 450 attendees, this year’s Summit had the largest-ever turnout in the history of the event! Participants attended 35 sessions and heard inspiring keynote and plenary speakers on topics ranging from […]
Forest of pine trees

Reflections on Second Nature’s First Midwest Gathering

Blog Post

Foster: encourage or promote the development of (something, typically something regarded as good) Reciprocal: given, felt, or done in return Relationship: the way in which two or more concepts, objects, or people are connected, or the state of being connected Hope: a feeling of trust or a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain […]
  • Climate Justice

Climate Action: Perseverance, Diversity & Passion

Blog Post

After growing up in a small, progressive town, I don’t think I truly understood the global climate crisis until I was released, aka went to college, from what felt like my bubble. I was shocked, and unpleasantly surprised, about how common daily practices for me, such as recycling, using reusable water bottles or shopping local, […]

U of T sustainability leaders head to Dubai for COP28 climate summit

Media Coverage

Sustainability leaders from the University of Toronto, a member of the University Climate Change Coalition (UC3), are among the thousands of world leaders, legislators and climate activists attending COP28 in Dubai this year – highlighting the university’s commitment to advancing sustainability and research on a global scale.
  • Climate Leadership
  • Policy
  • UC3

How Higher Ed is Reaching for Net Zero

Media Coverage

Colleges and universities are setting—and achieving—aggressive sustainability targets on their journey to reach net zero. Learn how they're doing it.
  • Climate Leadership
  • Commitments
  • UC3

UC3 Washington University in St. Louis: Campus, Students and Community Leading Together on Climate Action

Blog Post

The University Climate Change Coalition (UC3) is an ensemble of research universities that are venturing outside their campuses to connect with local businesses, governments, and communities to accelerate the transition to a low-carbon future. This blog post is part of a series highlighting the climate action work of UC3. Up next is Washington University in St. Louis. Washington […]
  • Campus Leadership
  • Climate Leadership
  • UC3