Northeastern’s Sustainability Speaker Series, hosted by the Office of sustainability, is an interactive program to engage the Northeastern community on our climate justice action progress. Join us to hear from campus experts talking in depth about their successes, challenges, and next steps for implementing lasting change at Northeastern.
New Programs will be regularly occurring throughout the year and past programs will be archived here. Please contact us if you have ideas for future speakers at [email protected]
Maria Cimilluca, Vice President of Facilities Management
Achievements in Climate Action
April 15, 2021, Maria Cimilluca, Vice President of Facilities Management at Northeastern University, provided an update on Northeastern’s sustainability and resilience progress and next steps for addressing climate justice action. Topics included Northeastern’s achievements in reducing carbon in our buildings and greening our campus as well as outline future actions to make Northeastern a leader.
Jeff Wormuth from the CFO’s Office and Rosanna Molinaro and Catherine Walsh from Facilities Management
May 25, 2021, Jeff Wormuth from the CFO’s Office, Rosanna Molinaro and Catherine Walsh from Facilities Management discussed supplier diversity efforts for Northeastern and the concept of corporate sustainability involving the entire supply chain, which, in turn, incorporates supplier diversity.
Gilbert Delgado, Associate Vice President for Design & Construction
With over 8 million Square Feet of buildings to manage, Northeastern is finding new ways to incorporate sustainability and resilience measures onto our campus.
Wednesday, June 28, 2021, Gilbert Delgado, Associate Vice President for Design and Construction, gave a behind the scenes look at how the physical space on our campus is constructed to enable our academic and research innovations, while also incorporating the latest technology and ideas around sustainability and carbon reduction.