Schedule of Events

11:30 a.m.Registration Check-in & Networking
12:15 p.m.Opening Remarks
Ruairi O'Mahony, Executive Director, Rist Institute for Sustainability & Energy
Lunch & Trivia
1:15 p.m.Student Presentation Session #1
Resident Sustainability Leader Clothing Swap
Boston University: Annette Valdouin, Monica Courtney, Nikhita Santebennur
Green Fertilizer: Pathways Towards Sustainable Agriculture and Clean Energy Future For All
UMass Lowell: Visal Veng, Benard Tabu, Samuel Alpert
Lights, Camera, and Taking Action: Sustainability and the Impact of the Film Industry
Champlain College: Emerson Mako
Depictions of Sustainable Practices in Youth Artwork
UMass Lowell: Ida Tewoutchoyo
2:15 p.m.Break
2:30 p.m.Student Government Association Panel
SGA Then & Now
UMass Lowell: Valeria Saldana, Cody Case, Stephani Carnazzo, Adam Dunbar
3:15 p.m.Tap into the SWIMMER Program
Christopher Hansen, Chair & Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, UMass Lowell
3:30 p.m.Break: Afternoon Snack
4 p.m.Student Presentation Session #2
Tufts University Eco Reps
Tufts University: ShaSha Kingston
Overview of Collaborative Sustainability Research at BUilding REsilience through Knowledge (BUREK) Lab
UMass Lowell: Djamielya King, Oliver Martinic, Alana Smith, Yicheng Zhang
Facile methods for reusing laboratory plastic in developmental biology experiments
Simmons University: Maggie Clancy
Industrial Revolution to Green Revolution
UMass Lowell: Sabrina Lehman, Sophia Governo, Maddie Sachs
5 p.m.Closing Remarks
Maddy Roop, Student Society for Sustainability
5:30 p.m.End of Symposium