we've held eightevents so far, and we've had an extraordinary out...9000+ attendees!
Join us: Oct 9–13, 2023
an invitation to all members of higher education institutions
and partner networks, alumni & community members
to lean in to the climate crisis
because it is time.
and we must.
offers an invitation for everyone,
from artists to scientists, from economists to
ecologists, to shape one lecture, meeting, or event
to address climate crisis during
or attend aevent.
what are the 3 facets of
Headliners, Resources, and Partners
people who understand that only together,
with time and space to learn,
contemplate, converse, and activate new behaviors and actions,
can we make a u-turn for the planet and future generations.
who is in charge of
everyone. meaning U.
honoring indigenous perspectives, child/youth activists, immigrants/refugees
and women/people of color as knowledge bearers in this fight of all fights.
calling all non-climate change specialists to the stage.
be creative. be innovative. facilitate.
ForOctober 9-13, we will have in-person events EVERYDAY on the campus of SCU for faculty, staff, students, and approved guests, and headliners online on ZOOM, free and open to the public.
Check out last April 2023's HEADLINERS and learn what kinds of conference sessions you can expect from each creative
RSVPs for October will open Sept 1.
ZOOM meeting codes will be emailed to you after you RSVP.
Thank you to EVERYONE for helping make a u-turn for the planet
while we make your U an even more sustainable venture.
See you there!
Special thanks to the Departments of English, Physics, Sociology, Theatre & Dance, Child Studies, Public Health, Modern Languages, Santa Clara University College of Arts & Sciences, Dean Daniel Press, theGlobal Advisory Council, SCU•Presents, LEAD Scholars, Center for Sustainability, Climate Crisis Research Group, Environmental Justice and the Common Good, Faculty Development, Sustainability Liaisons, SLURP, the Jean Donovan Fellows program, Ignatian Fellows and Arrupe Climate Fellows program of the Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education, Center for the Arts & Humanities.
Big shout out to the class of 2023 Ximena De La Parra-Tostado & all of the PARTNERSstudent crew pictured above: Gloria Karekezi, Emily Pachoud (lead intern), Sarah Danon, Hannah Trillo, Gabby Yabut, (Kristin), Petra Samantha Stahl, Audrey Mullarkey, Daniella Serrano & Pascale Wojcik (not pictured). Special thanks to alumni: Afghanistan Subcomittee lead Eemon Ghasemiyeh ( ), Alumni Group lead Drew Descourouez ( ), partner POST Peninsula Open Space Trust Alexa deSanctis ( ), YouTube channel creator Bates Detwiler ( ), Amanda Harvey, Chanel Bullock and current student crew Audrey Joy, Abby Crowley, Kimber Wood, Yajaira Orozco, Neha Mann, Kirsten Elsaden, Cati Tamez, Nathaniel Roland, Briana Guigona &