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Conversations on Water: Free-flowing Ideas

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by Matthew Sargent MS Student, Class of 2015 Quick math. 1 million people expected growth in Nashville over the next twenty five years + 350  gallons-a-day treated waste water at Nashville’s largest waste water treatment plant = “How do we get people thinking about clean water?”  This, among many others, was one of the questions posed by Stephanie McCullough, one of five panelists representing Nashville’s clean water interest groups at this past Tuesday’s “Collaborative Conversations:...

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Fall 2014 Updates From Our Founding Director

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From our Founding Director: Can you believe that we are entering our seventh year offering sustainability green MBA’s and our sixth year providing certificates and masters of science degrees in sustainability? Here are some interesting stats about our students and alumni with whom we have been in contact either through LinkedIn or personally. Of all our students who enrolled in at least one graduate course since Fall 2008, 52 percent were female and 48 percent...

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A Look Ahead From Our Academic Dean

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From our Academic Dean: By now you probably know that the Institutes of Conflict Management, Civic Leadership, Law Justice and Society and Sustainable Practice have merged under one college at Lipscomb University. We have designed this new administrarive structure to provide new resources, better support, and more consistent and integrated academic offerings which combined will aid in the growth and quality of these innovative programs. As the new Dean, I’d also like to share some...

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Reflections on the Fall 2014 New England Sustainability Tour

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By Sarah Hoots MS Student, Class of 2014 Do not simply be good; be good for something. Those words, scripted on the cover of my copy of Thoreau's 'Walking,' echo in my every thought within every moment of every day.  As the sun's gilded rays shone brightly across the cobblestone streets of the Boston Commons, the pond's azure surface began to glisten and ripple softly in the quiet morning wind.  A beautiful Sunday morning was dawning, and...

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Welcome to our new blog!

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Hello and welcome to the new ISP blog! Over the next few weeks and months, we will share topics of sustainability that may be of interest to you. We will also review our program and accomplishments at the Institute for Sustainable Practice beginning in 2007, spanning over the past seven years. Since 2007, the one area that counts most to us is our students and alumni. Lipscomb President Randy Lowry likes to say that our students come to us...

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