Attend the Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education at No Cost

A Message from Carrie Black, Director, Energy Conservation and Sustainability 

Date: Tuesday, October 20 — Thursday, October 22, 2020
Location: Online

Thanks to the partnership between Valencia’s collegewide Student Government Association and the Office of Sustainability, we are proud to be a host institution for this year’s virtual Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education (GCSHE) on Tuesday, October 20 – Thursday, October 22, 2020.

As a host institution, all current Valencia students, faculty and staff may register to attend for free.

GCSHE offers three days of live content and networking, plus 30 days of on-demand access (through Sunday, November 22, 2020). Connect with others across the country and the world to discover what they are doing on their campuses and in their communities to address climate change, racial equity, renewable energy, food and food insecurity, waste and recycling, and more.

Sign up using the instructions below to gain free access:

  1. Click here to register.
  2. Complete the relevant fields. Use your institutional email address only, as the discount code is linked to your Valencia email domain (, Other email addresses (such as Gmail, Outlook,or Yahoo) will not work with the discount code.
  3. On the Submit Payment page, enter the following discount code: VALENCIA100520.
  4. This will drop your total to $0.00.
  5. Complete your registration.

Valencia’s Sustainabili-Tea: Sustainability Conference Debrief Zoom event

After you sign up for the conference, then sign up here for Valencia’s Sustainabili-Tea: Sustainability Conference Debrief Zoom event, on Thursday, October 29, 2020, from 1 – 2 p.m. where we’ll sip tea (or coffee!) and talk about our experiences at the conference and what we want to see brought back and implemented at Valencia.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me at or 407-299-5000, extension 1706.

I hope you will be able to join us as we explore, reexamine and re-envision sustainability in higher education.

1 Comment

  • Karen Murray said:

    What a great opportunity to become informed about the great importance of sustainability at institutions of higher education like our own Valencia!

    PMTue, 13 Oct 2020 19:22:18 +0000Tue, 13 Oct 2020 19:22:18 +0000pm20,7:22 pm

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