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: 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 for more information.