Sustainability Across the Curriculum 2019

The Minor in Sustainability hosted yet another Notre Dame Sustainability Across the Curriculum faculty workshop on May 15th at Spicer Lake Nature Preserve in New Carlisle, IN.  Special thanks to Sr. Damien Marie Savino, Evie Kirkwood, and Steve Sass for being our guest presenters for the day.  For more information, email


The agenda was as follows:

9:30am- Arrival

9:30am-10am- Introductions & Journaling

10am-11:15am- Keynote Speaker: Sister Damien Marie Savino
Dean of Science and Sustainability at Aquinas College

11:15am-11:45am- Evie Kirkwood
Director, St. Joseph County Parks and Recreation

11:45am-12pm- Journaling

12pm-1pm- Lunch
Reflection by Phil Sakimoto and Laura Walls

1pm-2:30pm- Nature Walk led by Steve Sass
Director, South Bend-Elkhart Audubon Society

2:30pm-2:45pm- Journaling

2:45pm- Closing