News & Events Archive
September 15-18, 2011: IMPACT! Youth Conference for Sustainability Leadership Conference was held at the University of Guelph.
August 17, 2010: Presidential Task Force on Sustainability Town Hall Meeting was held at the University Centre.
January 16: 16th Annual Environmental Sciences Symposium
EnviroNomics: Problem or Solution? Linking the Environment, Business and Economics was held in Rozanski Hall, University of Guelph on January 16, 2010. This Symposium explored the capacity of business and the economic system to address environmental problems. There was a diverse array of speakers such as Mr. Peter Robinson (CEO of the David Suzuki Foundation), Frank de Jong (Former leader of the Green Party of Ontario), Ms. Frances Edmonds (Director of Environmental Programs at HP Canada), and the University of Guelph’s very own Dr. Elizabeth Kurucz and many more!
November 4: Net Impact Speaker Series
FIRST SPEAKER OF NET-IMPACT SPEAKER SERIES: University Club, 5:30-7pm
Kristopher Stevens, Executive Director of the Ontario Sustainable Energy Association (OSEA), Community Power! The Evolution of Ontario’s Electricity Sector
November 2009: DOB Faculty Elizabeth Kurucz to investigate 'Carbon Neutrality: Collaborative Environmental Non-Profit Organizations as Institutional Entrepreneurs', as part of SSHRC – Special Call for Canadian Environmental Issues, Three Year Program fully funded at $91,600
September 2009: DOB Faculty Elizabeth Kurucz quoted in the most recent white paper produced by the Aspen Institute which is focused on 'A Closer Look at Business Education: Sustainability in the Curriculum'
Department of Business Faculty, Rumina Dhalla, appointed Academic Reviewer for the Social Responsibility Division for the 2010 Administrative Sciences Association for Canada (ASAC) Conference to be held in Regina, May 22 - 25, 2010
U of G Business Program Earns Top 10 Ranking,
Corporate Knights Magazine
September 24-29, 2009
The Co-operator's Youth Conference for Sustainability Leadership
The Social Responsibility of Business is to Create Value (page 6-7)
by Elizabeth E. Kurucz, Barry A. Colbert, David Wheeler
M&D Managing and Developing Magazine, 2009 edition