Save the Date! WOHESC 2019 at UW, Feb. 25-27

In 2018 we had over 400 attendees and over 100 speakers contributing to our sustainable future and caring for our common home. We are blown away by the ideas shared and collaborations sparked around advancing sustainability on our campuses and in our communities!

About The Washington Higher Education Sustainability Conference
The Washington & Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference (WOHESC) is a platform for inspiring change, facilitating action, and promoting collaboration related to sustainability within the region's higher education institutions. Conversation, workshops, and networking opportunities will empower participants to advance environmental performance at Washington and Oregon State institutions of higher education.

As a regional conference, WOHESC promotes a "local" focus, with dialogue specifically addressing issues in the Pacific Northwest. Solutions will be tailored for implementation in our unique political, social, economic and environmental climate.

2018 Conference Redux
Get a refresher on WOHESC - with key statistics, themes carried throughout out the conference and quotable moments from attendees.

"WOHESC brings together thought leaders, experienced practitioners, and engaged researchers to explore sustainability challenges facing our communities as well as opportunities and solutions. Stronger together, we hope to catalyze meaningful change not only at an institutional level, but collectively throughout the pacific northwest."
- Jenny McNamara | Campus Sustainability Director, Portland State University

WOHESC In the News & Resources
News: Washington - Oregon Higher Ed Sustainability Conference Recap! // 2.18
News: Sustainability conference inspires students // 2.13.18
News: Working with Complexity, Focusing on Solutions | Lessons Learned from WOHESC // 2.12.18
News: McKinstry names Bellevue College "Champion of Sustainability" // 2.9.18
Media Alert // 1.30.18
Press Release: Regional Higher Education Leaders to Discuss Future of Diversity, Sustainability on Campus // 1.10.18
Press Release: Prominent Female Activists and Change-Leaders to Headline Sustainability Conference for Higher Education // 11.29.17
Press Release: Washington and Oregon Join Forces for Higher Education Sustainability Conference // 5.23.17
Strengthening Sustainability on Washington's Campuses A 2016-2017 Progress Report


WOHESC 2018