Held on Sunday, October 15, 2017
University of the Incarnate Word


Keynote Speakers

Dr. Brian E. Roe, Director, Ohio State Food Waste Collaborative, Ohio State University
“Learning Not to Waste Food: Lessons from Research & Campus Collaborations”

Sara Nichols, Executive Director, State of Texas Association for Recycling (STAR)
“Recycling in Texas & its Economic Impacts”

Jennifer Hobson, University of Texas, Austin
“Engaging Students & Cultivating Institutional Support for Zero Waste”

Brian Halverson, Environmental Services Manager, Solid Waste Management Dept., City of San Antonio
“Commercial and Institutional Recycling Initiatives”

Scott Pasternak, Senior Project Manager, Burns & McDonnell
“CURC Recycling Workshop


Lightning Round Presentations

With presentations from:

Amy Preble, UNC Chapel Hill Residence Hall Composting
Alyssa Halle-Schramm, Austin Community College Paper Towel Composting
Bill Rudy, Brigham Young University Waste Bin Sensors
Deb Kutska, Oakton Community College Improving Diversion
Lydia Vandenbergh, Penn State University Designing Effective Bin Signage

“Lightning Round Presentations”


Additional Resources Referenced at Workshop

“RecycleMania Awards Deck”

“Recycling / Zero Waste-related AASHE Posters”


Workshop Agenda

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