Integrity of Creation Conference: Building resiliency to the climate crisis

2020 Conference

Sept. 29-30, 2020

Thank You

The Sixth Annual Presidential Conference on the Integrity of Creation

General Welcome of Duquesne University President Ken Gormley

Opening Prayer for the Virtual Conference

Conference Opening Presentation: Covid-19 & Sustainability, by Professor Scheid, PhD, Department of Theology, Duquesne University


Workshop Webinar Links: See Conference Schedule Below

Plenary Presentations

Tuesday September 29, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

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Welcome of Duquesne University Provost David Dausey

Meghan Fay Zahniser, Executive Director, Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). 

Presentation Title: Sustainability in Higher Education: Past, Present & Future.

Respondent: Steven Hanson, Director, Faculty Development & Teaching Excellence, Duquesne University.

Respondent: Amanda Altobell, PhD Student, Duquesne University.


Wednesday September 30, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

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Welcome of Duquesne University Provost David Dausey

Christine Daugherty, Vice President for Sustainable Agriculture & Responsible Sourcing, Pepsico.

Presentation Title: Sowing Seeds: How Pepsico Strives to Improve the Global Food System.

Respondent: David M. Wasieleski, the Albert P. Viragh Professor of Business Ethics and Executive Director of the Institute for Ethics in Business in the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business at Duquesne University

Respondent: Dinia Siniora, PhD Student, Duquesne University


Sustainability Panel

Tuesday September 29, 3:05 - 4:20 p.m.

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Senator Mary L. Washington, Maryland State Senator, (Education, Health and Environment Affairs Committee).
Topic: Sustainability, Environmental Justice and Equity.

David W. Orr, Paul Sears Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies & Politics, Emeritus, Oberlin College. Discussion Topic: tba. pdf on democracy

Ben McCall, Executive Director of the Hanley Sustainability Institute at the University of Dayton. Discussion Topic: "A Rapid Transition to a Fully Electrified, Renewably Powered, Carbon Neutral Campus: Technical, Economic, and Moral Considerations." 

Duquesne University Faculty: John Stolz


Conference Schedule and Workshop Webinar Links

Due to Covid-19, the conference is virtual. The conference schedule and zoom webinar links are listed below. 

Workshop Welcome of Duquesne University President Ken Gormley

Integrity of Creation Conference 2020 Revised, 25-9-2020
SCHEDULE & WEBINAR LINKS SCHEDULE & WEBINAR LINKS
Tue. Sep.29 Wed. Sep.30
75 Minutes: 50 Minutes:
9:25-10:40, Workshop #1.
Link to join Webinar: https://duq.zoom.us/j/97658530951
10:00-10:50, Workshop #5.
Link to join Webinar: https://duq.zoom.us/j/94348767696
10:50-12:05, Workshop #2.
Link to join Webinar: https://duq.zoom.us/j/97953440672
11:00-11:50, Workshop #6.
Link to join Webinar: https://duq.zoom.us/j/98654839938
12:15-1:30, Workshop #3.
Link to join Webinar: https://duq.zoom.us/j/96842240990
1:00-1:50, Workshop #7.
Link to join Webinar: https://duq.zoom.us/j/92074324065
1:40-2:55, Workshop #4.
Link to join Webinar: https://duq.zoom.us/j/96356857683
2:00-2:50, Workshop #8.
Link to join Webinar: https://duq.zoom.us/j/98912284358
3:05-4:20, Sustainability Panel.
Link to join Webinar: https://duq.zoom.us/j/97322500536
3:00-5:00, Virtual Posters.
Website Link: www.duq.edu/ioc (Poster Display, top left tab)
6:00-7:30pm, Speaker Presentation.
Meghan Fay Zahniser, Executive Director of the Association
for the Advancement of Sustainabilityin Higher Education (AASHE).
Link to join Webinar: https://duq.zoom.us/j/97152783553                                             
6:00-7:30pm, Speaker Presentation.
Christine Daugherty, VP for Sustainable Agriculture & Responsible Sourcing, Pepsico.
Link to join Webinar: https://duq.zoom.us/j/93071515882