Date: June 5, 2017 (the first day of the conference - students will be expected to attend conference through June 7)
Location: University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Deadline for application: April 28, 2017
Travel funding, if needed, is available
Activities:- Conference keynote speaker David Ludlow will be addressing attendees- 5 minute presentations (to be prepared in advance of symposium) by each attendee on how their discipline addresses sustainability and/or their own research; students will refine these presentations with new perspectives gained from discussions & present a revised version at conference on 6/7- Discussion of pre-assigned multi-disciplinary readings on sustainability, including those proposed by students*- Discussion of own research with peers and faculty; opportunity to get feedback - Student poster (or other interactive materials) session on 6/6: please submit abstracts using this link (http://bit.ly/INSSContent); first prize will receive $500
* We are asking each student to submit an article they find foundational to their research. These will be compiled into an multi-disciplinary literature review.
After the workshop, we plan to collaboratively co-author with interested participants an analysis of this effort to bridge disciplinary divides to submit to a pedagogically-oriented journal.
More information on the 2017 conference and INSS is at http://bit.ly/2017INSS
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