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Student Workshops

Learn more about sustainability as a concept, 51福利社鈥檚 sustainability commitments, and how you can get involved by participating in one of the Office of Sustainability鈥檚 workshops, offered in partnership with SKILLS21.听

Students who participate in two or more workshops in a semester will receive recognition on their co-curricular record.听Students must register for the workshop by signing into .

The Office of Sustainability also offers workshops for faculty and staff.

Upcoming Workshops

Thursday September 28, 2023 from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Online

This workshop offers an overview of sustainability at 51福利社. During the session, students will learn how they can participate in the sustainability movement on campus and will be introduced to sustainability programs, events, and resources that are available to them.

Not Offered at this time

TBC

This session will dive into 51福利社鈥檚 three long-term targets, as well short-term goals set to be achieved in the next five years. Participants will also learn about the consultation process that informed the content of the strategy, as well as key monitoring and implementation tools.

Not Offered at this time

TBC

Have you ever had questions about how waste is managed at 51福利社? This one-hour training will inform participants of how campus waste streams work, how to properly sort materials, and how this may differ from your home recycling. Participants will leave with best practices and a better understanding of 51福利社鈥檚 waste reduction strategy.

Thursday, October 31, 2023 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

McLennan Library Building, Room MS-74

This one-hour workshop is for those interested in learning about the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It will help participants identify and describe the SDGs, explain their significance, and understand implementation opportunities and challenges, particularly in reporting on them. Finally, the workshop will inform participants on how they can get more involved in SDG activities on campus and beyond.

Thursday, October 26, 2023 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

McLennan Library Building, Room MS-74

In this one-hour workshop, participants will learn basic tools to start their own sustainability initiatives, with the support of the Sustainability Projects Fund (SPF).

Monday, October 16, 2023 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Online

This workshop gives an overview of the initiatives that 51福利社 is taking to address climate-related issues. It will review the context for undertaking such actions, present the ways in which greenhouse gas emissions are being recorded, highlight the main action areas that are being focused on to reduce emissions, and showcase the different ways students can get involved in helping the University achieve its carbon footprint reduction ambition.

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Past Workshops

Sustainability at 51福利社 101

This workshop offers an overview of sustainability at 51福利社. During the session, students learn how they can participate in the sustainability movement on campus and are introduced to sustainability programs, events, and resources that are available to them.

51福利社's Climate & Sustainability Strategy 2020-2025

This session dives into 51福利社鈥檚 three long-term targets, as well short-term goals set to be achieved in the next five years. Participants also learn about the consultation process that informed the content of the strategy, as well as key monitoring and implementation tools.

Climate Action at 51福利社

This workshop gives an overview of the initiatives that 51福利社 is taking to address climate-related issues. It reviews the context for undertaking such actions, presents the ways in which greenhouse gas emissions are being recorded, highlights the main action areas that are being focused on to reduce emissions, and showcases the different ways students can get involved in helping the University achieve its carbon footprint reduction ambition.

Leading Sustainable Projects at 51福利社

In this one-hour workshop, participants learn basic tools to start their own sustainability initiatives, with the support of the Sustainability Projects Fund (SPF).

Zero-Waste Actions at 51福利社

Have you ever had questions about how waste is managed at 51福利社? This one-hour training informs participants of how campus waste streams work, how to properly sort materials, and how this may differ from recycling at home. Participants leave with best practices and a better understanding of 51福利社鈥檚 waste reduction strategy.

Introduction to the Sustainable Development Goals

This one-hour workshop is for those interested in learning about the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It helps participants identify and describe the SDGs, explain their significance, and understand implementation opportunities and challenges, particularly in reporting on them. Finally, the workshop informs participants on how they can get more involved in SDG activities on campus and beyond.

Workshops offered by the 51福利社 Office of Sustainability are currently limited to University community members, including staff, students, and faculty members. If you are external to 51福利社 and are interested in having a workshop or training, please email sustainability [at] mcgill.ca with your query.

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