Thank You for Attending WOHESC 2019!

Stay tuned for details on WOHESC 2020 at the University of Oregon.

In 2018 we had over 600 attendees and over 110 speakers contributing to our sustainable future and caring for our common home. We are blown away by the ideas shared and collaborations sparked from higher education institutions and partner organizations all moving towards the unified goal of advancing a sustainable future!

Volunteer for WOHESC 2019!
As a volunteer you will receive a discounted admission in exchange for your volunteer shifts. Please be prepared to volunteer for 4-6 hours. Spots are limited, apply here.
"WOHESC can be a powerful driver of change in our region. By bringing together students, faculty, staff and other stakeholders to exchange ideas about the current work on sustainability, social justice and diversity, we can propel the discussions to create real, collaborative solutions to seemingly unsurmountable challenges. WOHESC elevates existing practices and while creating a new pathway for advancing sustainability and diversity in higher education."
Claudia Frere-Anderson | Director, University of Washington Sustainability

WOHESC In the News
News: WOHESC 2019 opening keynote by Dean Lisa Graumlich // 3.8.19
News: Ellen Moore Named "Champion of Sustainability" // 2.28.19
News: Bellevue College wins green honor // 3.14.18
News: Washington - Oregon Higher Ed Sustainability Conference Recap! // 2.14.18
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

Press Releases
Press Release: Students Suing Federal Government in Landmark Climate Lawsuit to Share Their Standpoint at Higher Education Sustainability Conference // 2.1.19
Press Release: WA & OR Sustainability Conference to Advance Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education // 1.2.19
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





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

WOHESC 2019