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Green Schools Alliance announces Climate Generation Summer Institute

06/15/2015 Join Climate Generation for their 10th annual Summer Institute for Climate Change Education, June 15-17, 2015 at the School of Environmental Studies in Apple Valley, MN. $75 for a 3-day conference, 20 CEUS Participants will have the opportunity to: 1.    Reunite, learn from and network with past participants of Will Steger Foundation Summer Institutes for Climate […]

For commercial property owners, organics recycling is at the amenity frontier

April 10, 2015 By: Don Johnson Some commercial property owners are getting pressure from tenants to recycle organic waste. With Minneapolis preparing a new curbside residential recycling program this year, awareness about organics recycling will rise sharply in coming months. Among commercial property owners, organics recycling is a concept that’s still in its infancy. But […]

Climate Minnesota: Bemidji convening April 14 connects community to climate change

April 7, 2015 Climate Generation (CG) and the University of Minnesota Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships (RSDP) will host a public convening on climate change, “Climate Minnesota: Bemidji,” April 14 at Bemidji State University. The event will be held from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Beaux Arts Ballroom, 1500 Birchmont Drive NE, Bemidji. A Resource Fair will […]

Conversation on climate change, local impacts and community-based solutions in Crookston April 15

By Times Staff Apr. 6, 2015 Crookston – Climate Generation, in partnership with the University of Minnesota Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships, invites you to join your neighbors at a public convening on Wednesday, April 15 on the local impacts of climate change and community-based solutions. Hear from Mark Seeley, community leaders, and storytellers about local […]

Dine for Climate: A delicious solution to climate change

Throughout our winter fundraising series, Dine for Climate, good food, good company and a good mission came together to unite a whole new community of Twin Cities conscientious eaters behind the climate change-solving potential of local and sustainable food. Our partnership with Birchwood Café, French Meadow Bakery & Café, Spoonriver Restaurant and Lucia’s Restaurant highlighted […]

We Have Exciting News!

Join Climate Generation for a very special breakfast this year! APRIL 29 7:30 – 9 AM COST: $15 RED STAG SUPPERCLUB 509 1st Ave NE Minneapolis, MN 55413 We have an exciting announcement to share about our organization! You don’t want to miss it! RSVP: info@climategeneration.org or call 612-278-7147

Climate Change Adaptation Convenings

The Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships are pleased to be hosting a series of five climate change adaptation convenings in Greater Minnesota. Extension Climatologist Mark Seeley will be joining CG to provide region-specific climate information. The purpose of these convenings is to inform Minnesotans of the consequences of climate change, and to learn what innovations and […]

Summer Institute 2015 FAQs

Join us in celebrating 10 years of climate change education! I’m traveling from out of state. Where can I stay? We have a block of rooms reserved at the Days Inn of Eagan. The location is convenient to the airport and conference venue. Rooms are $89.00 plus tax per night and need to be reserved […]

WSF Featured in MPR Climate Week!

Tune in to Minnesota Public Radio this week (February 2 – 6th) as they feature daily in-depth coverage on climate change. Look for stories with our founder Will Steger on The Daily Circuit and coverage of our Youth Summit with Governor Dayton! Visit mprnews.org for more information.