Winter Member Meeting Agenda

Science and Possibility: Meeting the Moment

Monday, December 14, 2020 
3:00–5:00 p.m. ET


Time Topic
3:00–3:05 p.m. 

Welcome, Introductions and Meeting Process 

Marty Matlock, NCSE Leaders’ Alliance Executive Committee Chair 2020-2022

3:05–3:15 p.m. 

Equity, Justice, Diversity, and Inclusion

  • Review of leadership work and path forward (Valerie Luzadis, NCSE Board Chair)
  • Announcement and Invitation: Narrative Project: Voices on Equity, Justice, Diversity, and Inclusion (Michelle Wyman, NCSE)
3:15–3:25 p.m. 

NCSE: Update and Reveal 

  • GCSE Announcement (Valerie Luzadis)
  • Vision for GCSE Rollout (Michelle Wyman) 
  • NCSE Drawdown 2021 (Erica Goldman, NCSE)
3:25–3:45 p.m. 

Current Initiatives and Big Ideas 

  • The Future Reset in Higher Education: Planning for More Sustainable, Inclusive, and Thriving Campuses (Graham Carr, President, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada)  
  • Applied Solutions Science Advisories: Science and Public Service in the 21st Century (Michelle Wyman)
  • Energy Education Community of Practice (Jennie Stephens, Director, Northeastern University and Tom Richard, Dean, Penn State University)
  • Sustainability Education: Comprehensive Update and Next Steps (Katja Brundiers, Assistant Clinical Professor, Arizona State University)
  • Resilience Collaborative: Opportunities for NCSE Leadership (Erica Goldman)
3:45–4:15 p.m.  Breakout Group Discussions on Current Initiatives and Big Ideas
4:15–4:45 p.m. 

Open Q&A and Discussion

Marty Matlock

4:45–4:50 p.m. 

Meeting Wrap including Next Steps/Path Forward 

Marty Matlock and Michelle Wyman


* Advance packet to be sent COB on December 7, 2020 

** Communities of Practice and Member Flash Talks: prerecorded videos/asynchronous