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NEWS & EVENTS

York Task Force on Sustainability Research to host open forums

Thursday, April 30th, 2015.

Jennifer Foster, chair of the York Task Force on Sustainability Research, will be leading open forum discussions to launch the consultation process on the draft report of the task force.

The draft report of the Task Force on Sustainability Research highlights the suggestions and recommendations for the continued development of structures to support, integrate, cultivate and publicize York’s sustainability research. Each session will include an overview and summary of the report/recommendations followed by an open discussion. York community members in attendance to ask questions and provide feedback on the draft report.

Jennifer Foster

Jennifer Foster

“An important part of this process is inviting members of the York community to provide feedback on the draft report, in preparation for the final report and recommendations,” said Foster. “Community feedback is essential to advancing York’s sustainability research strategy, and we have planned a series of open forums where students, staff and faculty can share their feedback in person,” she added.

The open forums will be held on the following dates:

  • May 4: York student forum, from 12 to 1pm
  • May 8: York community forum, from 2 to 3:30pm
  • May 13: York community forum, from 2 to 3:30pm

These events will take place in Senate Chamber, 940N, Ross Building.

Alternatively members of the York community may provide written feedback by visiting the Task Force on Sustainability Research website. Feedback is required by May 15.

For a complete list of the report’s recommendations, view the full report online.


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