Ohio University Sustainability Series

by Ohio University Office of Sustainability

A weekly podcast contributed to and produced by the Ohio University Climate and Sustainability Ambassadors on a range of sustainability topics. The podcast follows the monthly themes of the Office of Sustainability at Ohio University (www.ohio.edu/sustainability), and each month kicks off with an interview of a local expert who works or conducts research in that sustainability theme. 
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Podcast episodes

  • Season 6

  • S06 E04 - Embracing diversity in sustainable student life

    S06 E04 - Embracing diversity in sustainable student life

    Join Ambassador Olivia as she interviews Ohio University staff Cat Russell (HR) and Dr. Murray (women's center) about the intersection of diversity and inclusion with sustainability, especially student life at the university. Thi...

    Feb 25 2021
    Feb 25 2021
    23:12
  • S06 E03 - How student involvement with climate action can impact others and yourself

    S06 E03 - How student involvement with climate action can impact others and yourself

    Join Climate and Sustainability Ambassador Chloe with a heartfelt and genuine conversation about student life and involvement at Ohio University, how it has changed because of the pandemic, and her work with the Climate and Sustai...

    Feb 18 2021
    Feb 18 2021
    13:37
  • S06 E02 - Tips for Sustainable Living

    S06 E02 - Tips for Sustainable Living

    Join Climate and Sustainability Ambassadors Ridge and Emma to discuss tips for sustainable living on campus. The suggestions here also apply to nearly everyone - no matter where you live! For more tips specific to the Ohio Unive...

    Feb 11 2021
    Feb 11 2021
    09:57
  • S06 E01 - Sustainability student engagement at Ohio University

    S06 E01 - Sustainability student engagement at Ohio University

    For the month of February, the Ohio University Sustainability Series podcasts will focus on the theme of Student Life. This week's podcast is an interview with Climate and Sustainability Ambassador Allison, who is a student that h...

    Feb 04 2021
    Feb 04 2021
    07:25
  • Season 5

  • S05 E03 - Reclaiming construction waste through Habitat for Humanity ReStore in SE Ohio

    S05 E03 - Reclaiming construction waste through Habitat for Humanity ReStore in SE Ohio

    Join Climate and Sustainability Ambassador Olivia as she discusses with Ken how Habitat for Humanity in SE Ohio works to reclaim construction waste and advance sustainability in SE Ohio. To volunteer with this organization (inclu...

    Jan 28 2021
    Jan 28 2021
    10:02
  • S05 E02 - Zero Waste in Southeast Ohio with Rural Action

    S05 E02 - Zero Waste in Southeast Ohio with Rural Action

    An interview with Ed Newman, director of Zero Waste Operations for Rural Action. Learn about campus-community partnership of Rural Action in Southeast Ohio in terms of waste management, especially waste reduction across the regio...

    Jan 21 2021
    Jan 21 2021
    18:50
  • S05 E01 - Zero Waste in Athens Ohio

    S05 E01 - Zero Waste in Athens Ohio

    Join Climate and Sustainability Ambassador Elle as she discusses the recycling and waste removal in uptown Athens with the Mayor of Athens, Steve Patterson.

    Jan 14 2021
    Jan 14 2021
    16:33
  • Season 4

  • S04 E01 - Sustainable Investing

    S04 E01 - Sustainable Investing

    Join Climate and Sustainability Ambassador Mikayla as she discusses sustainable investing with Dr. David Stowe and Dr. Ana Rosado-Feger at Ohio University. In this episode, you'll learn what sustainable investing is, and some of t...

    Dec 03 2020
    Dec 03 2020
    11:41
  • Season 3

  • S03 E03 - Earthships

    S03 E03 - Earthships

    Join Climate and Sustainability Ambassador Chloe as she discusses Earthships, which reuse material once purchased along with other natural materials and convert them into a sustainable living structure. When thinking of purchasin...

    Nov 19 2020
    Nov 19 2020
    12:35
  • S03 E02 - Sustainable Fashion

    S03 E02 - Sustainable Fashion

    Learn about the sustainable purchasing as it pertains to clothes and fashion in this week's episode with Ambassadors Ridge Cook and Haiyun Jiang.

    Nov 12 2020
    Nov 12 2020
    07:36
  • S03 E01 - Sustainable Purchasing at a Local Coffee Shop

    S03 E01 - Sustainable Purchasing at a Local Coffee Shop

    The theme for the month of November is purchasing, and as we kick off the series this month, join Ambassadors Daniela, Megan, and Abby as they talk to a manager of a local coffee shop. In particular, you'll learn more about fair ...

    Nov 05 2020
    Nov 05 2020
    10:31