Past Webinars

​​​​​​​​​Walkability and Equity in Dallas: Neighborhood Infrastructure in My Backyard

Tuesday, March. 23, 2021
Learn about the results of an SMU research project on infrastructure equity in Dallas neighborhoods.


Food Justice: When and Where I Enter

Tuesday, March. 9, 2021
Learn how health inequities are directly linked to problems of persistent poverty.


Environmental Careers Symposium

Tuesday, March. 2
This webinar is for anyone looking to learn about the expansive and innovative industry of environmental sustainability.


At the Intersection: Implicit Bias and Sustainability

Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021
Learn about implicit bias and how it affects sustainability.


Carbon Fee and Dividend Policies: Overview of What's in Congress and Research About Their Effectiveness​

Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021
Get an overview of the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act.


Reducing Operational Costs With High Performance School Buildings

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021
Get information about high performance building criteria and how it can provide significant operational cost savings.


Planning and Planting Your Spring Vegetable Garden

Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021
Learn growing tips to help make your garden a success.


Regenerating Garden Soil

Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020
Get tips on how to regenerate the health of your garden soil.


Beginners Beekeeping

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020
Learn how to start and maintain your own backyard beehive in Dallas County.


Dallas' Green Prescription: Southwestern Medical District Urban Streetscape and Park

Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020
Learn about the Texas Trees Foundation and their project that is rethinking how we design for people by leveraging the restorative and health benefits of the environment.


Learn To Grow: Growing Food and Skills With Kids

Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020
Hear how Mill City Teaching Farm is showing students how to produce food through their Learn To Grow program.


Recycling: Do You Know What To Throw?​

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020
Learn how the recycling process works, why it's important to keep contaminants out of the recycling stream and what you really should recycle.


Grow Your Own Greens Inside Your Home: How To Get Started in Hydroponic Production for Beginners

Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020
Learn the fundamentals, best practices and helpful tips to start growing fresh food in your home.


Perennials You Can Count On

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Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020
This webinar will showcase the best perennials for north Texas, explain what they require to thrive in your yard and what types of creatures they will attract.


Career Opportunities for Solving the Climate Crisis

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Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020
Learn about the 100 existing careers that, together, can stop and reverse global warming and how they align with Dallas College's Guided Pathways.


Introduction to Solar Electricity

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Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020
This webinar will cover the basics of onsite solar photovoltaic (PV) electrical energy for homes or businesses.


Citizen Science for Everyone (While Social Distancing)

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Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020
This webinar will explore collecting data to track caterpillars, ladybugs and plastic litter, and learn how to contribute data to the global scientific community.


Composting 101

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Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020
Learn the basics of how to create your own compost at home using organic waste from inside and outside your urban space.


Natural Pest Management: From Squirrels to Squash Vine Borers

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Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020
Learn tips for managing pests in the garden, preventing disease and creating a holistically healthy garden that will thrive instead of merely survive.


Finishing the Race: Sustainability for the Self

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Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020
Learn ways we can increase our personal sustainability by using nature, self-care and available resources to increase our ability to finish the race in the best position possible.


How To Talk To the "Other Side"

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Sustainability business consultant and author Kevin Wilhelm provides both hope and practical strategies for finding common ground and win-win solutions for people who deeply disagree with you.


Managing for Sustainability

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Although many organizations are embracing sustainability efforts to one degree or another, getting employees to back these efforts has presented more of a challenge.


Invasion of the Ecosystem Snatchers!

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Learn why the invasion of exotic species in the United States is one of the greatest threats to ecosystem biodiversity and sustainability.


Foodscaping: Grow Your Own Food in Your Front Yard

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Learn how to grow fresh fruits and vegetables in your front yard (or back yard).