Aug
31
7:00pm 7:00pm

Summer Reception at Marvin Lang

Join the Urban Sustainability and Equity Center for our annual summer reception hosted by Marvin Lang.

Spend a summer evening learning more about USEC's current research and meeting local advocates for sustainability in a beautiful adaptive reuse space at Marvin Lang. Light hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be provided for reception guests to enjoy. Speakers TBA.

Register today on EventBrite.

Registration is free of cost, however, a small donation is suggested to support USEC's nonprofit work. All donations are tax-deductible as a 501(c)(3) organization.

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Jun
1
6:30pm 6:30pm

Building Collaborative Sustainability: Community Discussion

Urban Sustainability and Equity Center invites members of the Richmond community to join us in a follow-up discussion to our May roundtable. Our organization hopes this casual event will help build a continuing dialogue focused on achieving the city's vision for collaborative sustainability.

Please register at our Eventbrite page here. We look forward to seeing you all on June 1st!

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May
1
6:00pm 6:00pm

Achieving Environmental Equity: Community Roundtable Event

Urban Sustainability and Equity Center (USEC) invites members of the Richmond community to participate in this roundtable event and learn about our recent research findings related to local heat island patterns in the City of Richmond.

Over the past several months, our organization has developed a dynamic spatial analysis of urban heat island effect within the Richmond metropolitan region. At this event, we will be sharing our preliminary research report, as well as our recommendations for local mitigation strategies. Research presentation will be followed by a short panel among leaders in the sustainability field. Speakers TBA.

The event will be held at the VCUarts Depot at 814 W Broad St from 6-8PM. Livestream options will be available for those unable to attend in person.

To RSVP or register as an livestream attendee, please visit our EventBrite page.

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