Assigned readings are to be read before each session in preparation for the guest presentation and class discussion.
|1||Course overview and sports/recreation||
“ Mike Richter.” Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
Condor, Bob. “ Mike Richter Goes Green with NHL Panel at Fenway.” National Hockey League.
Dolf, Matt, and Leigh Pezzicara. “ Sport Organisations Tackle Sustainability.” Sustainable Sport & Event Toolkit Centre.
|2||Entrepreneurship and sustainability||
“ Stonyfield Farm CEO Discusses Sustainable Business.” Environmental Leader.
“ Healthy Planet.” Stonyfield Organic.
“ Stonyfield Farm.” Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
Beaupre, Andy. “ Social Cause and Sustainability Lessons from Stonyfield Farms’ Hirshberg.” Checkmate: the beaupre blog.
|3||Recap and looking forward|
|4||Nonprofit organization to facilitate business teams||
“ Our Work with Private Equity.” Environmental Defense Fund: Corporate Partnerships.
Envirodefensefund. “Innovation in Action — Corporate Partnerships at EDF: A case study of the hybrid truck market.” April 28, 2009. YouTube. Accessed October 14, 2010. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tXcVBDvc1C4&feature=player_embedded
“ Victoria Mills.” Environmental Defense Fund: About Us.
“ Four Cs of Climate Action.” Environmental Defense Fund: Innovation Exchange.
|5||Teams of businesses||
Staff, GreenBiz. “ EPA, US BCSD Team for Projects Around the World.” GreenBiz.com.
“U.S. Business Council and Ohio State Will Team on Ecosystem Services Valuation.” U.S. Business Council for Sustainable Development.
|6||Intersection of business, government, and nonprofit for policy||
“A Toolkit for Foundations and Individual Investors: Harnessing Your Investments to Help Solve the Climate Crisis.” Ceres. ( PDF - 4.1MB)
Download and read the PDF: “ The 21st Century Corporation: The Ceres Roadmap for Sustainability.” Ceres.
|7||Change the world and have fun - conclusion||No assigned readings|
Additional Reading Materials
“U.S. Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Intensities Over Time: A Detailed Accounting of Industries, Government, and Households.” U.S. Department of Commerce Economics and Statistics Administration. ( PDF)
“Measuring the Green Economy.” U.S. Department of Commerce Economics and Statistics Administration. ( PDF - 3.4MB)