Friday, April 26, 2013 (8:30am-5:15pm)

MBA Candidates To Present Practica April 26

Location: Community Room

AUNE’s MBA in Sustainability students will give their practicum presentations, beginning at 8:30 a.m., on Friday, April 26, in the Community Room.

The schedule of the presentations is :

8:30 ; 8:45    a.m.       Welcome and Overview of the day

8:45 ; 9:05   a.m.         Cameren Cousins ; Feeding Fenn: Using Action Research to Facilitate Farm-to-Institution Food   Connections

9:10 ; 9:30 a.m.           Peter Fitz Randolph ; The Cooperative Entrepreneur

9:35 ; 9:55 a.m.           Kirsten Halverson- Creating Sustainable Communities of Practice through Mindful Leadership

10:00 ; 10:20 a.m.       Justin Nadeau - Structuring the entrepreneur’s decision-making process: An experiential perspective

 10:20 ; 10:30 a.m.      Break

10:30 ; 10:50 a.m.      Duck Caldwell ; Gleaning: A Revived Method for Capturing Modern Agricultural Surplus

10:55 ; 11:15  a.m.    Vance Gorham ; Designing Social Transformation

11:20 ; 11:40  a.m.     Amanda Gourgue ; Are You a Choice Architect

11:45 a.m. ; 12:05  p.m.     Tom Bregman - Landscape and the Human Mind (or Why I Love Mountains)

12:05 ; 1 p.m.          LUNCH

1:00 ; 1:20   p.m.         Tom Burgess - How to be Sustainable: Transforming Operations in my Music Business

1:25 ; 1:45   p.m.         Melinda Garland ; The Value of Community Dialogue in Social Justice Communications

1:50 ; 2:10 p.m.            Caitlin Jenness ; Small Farm Finance: Capitalizing New England’s Next Generation of Farmers

2:10 ; 2:20  p.m.          Break

2:20 ; 2:40 p.m.            Geoff Riggs - Unraveling the Complexity- Why Sustainability Makes Sense and Dollars

2:45 ; 3:05 p.m.           Noah Tuthill- Agents of Change:  Internal and External Consultants

3:10 ; 3:30 p.m.           Scott Royael - Sustainability Leadership: Two Feet in Four Worlds

3:35 ; 3:55 p.m.          Andrew Horton Hall ; Ecological Motivation: A Blueprint for Consumer Engagement

 3:55 ; 4:05 p.m.            Break                     

4:05 ; 4:25 p.m.           Andrew Lacourciere - The Politics of Pricing Carbon

4:30 ; 4:50 p.m.           Becky Holt ; Never Trust a Brand You Wouldn’t Date:  Authenticity in Branding

4:55 ; 5:15 p.m.      Casey Townsend ; Leveraging Social Capital to Foster Community Resiliency

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