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September 2021

Come meet us at the Idealist Grad Fair in D.C. – Oct. 2nd

September 24 @ 6:18 pm EDT

We'd love to chat with you about the Erb Institute dual-degree! Learn about Erb Institute admissions requirements and application deadlines and speak with our Student & Alumni staff. Photo courtesy of Idealist Grad Fairs Erb Institute representatives will be at the following fairs.  RSVP for an upcoming fair below. October 2: Washington, DC October 5: Chicago October 11: San Francisco Since 2004, the Idealist Grad Fairs have been helping prepare the next generation of nonprofit leaders by connecting thousands of prospective…

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Come meet us at the Idealist Grad Fair in Boston – Sept. 25th

September 24 @ 6:18 pm EDT

We'd love to chat with you about the Erb Institute dual-degree! Learn about Erb Institute admissions requirements and application deadlines and speak with our Student & Alumni staff. Photo courtesy of Idealist Grad Fairs Erb Institute representatives will be at the following fairs.  RSVP for an upcoming fair below. September 25: Boston October 2: Washington, DC October 5: Chicago October 11: San Francisco Since 2004, the Idealist Grad Fairs have been helping prepare the next generation of nonprofit leaders by connecting thousands…

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Come meet us at the Idealist Grad Fair in Atlanta – Sept. 20th

September 24 @ 6:18 pm EDT

We'd love to chat with you about the Erb Institute dual-degree! Learn about Erb Institute admissions requirements and application deadlines and speak with our Student & Alumni staff. Photo courtesy of Idealist Grad Fairs Erb Institute representatives will be at the following fairs.  RSVP for an upcoming fair below. September 20: Atlanta September 25: Boston October 2: Washington, DC October 5: Chicago October 11: San Francisco Since 2004, the Idealist Grad Fairs have been helping prepare the next generation of nonprofit leaders…

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Managing for Business and Societal Impacts: Erb Institute and World Environment Center Roundtable (Washington D.C)

September 24 @ 6:18 pm EDT

The University of Michigan’s Erb Institute for Sustainability in Business (Erb) and the World Environment Center (WEC) brought together 40 senior-level thought leaders and executives from business, academia, government and nonprofits, as well as selected Erb Institute students, for a roundtable discussion. Held November 30 to December 1, 2017, in Washington, D.C., with support from the Dow Chemical Company, the roundtable was a highly interactive, peer-to-peer conversation, operating under Chatham House rules to foster honest and open dialogue. The roundtable…

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Come meet us at these Idealist Grad Fairs!

September 24 @ 6:18 pm EDT

We'd love to chat with you about the Erb Institute dual-degree! Learn about Erb Institute admissions requirements and application deadlines and speak with our Student & Alumni staff. Photo courtesy of Idealist Grad Fairs Erb Institute representatives will be at the following fairs: Wednesday, September 12th - New York City Monday, September 17th - Boston Monday, October 1st - Washington, D.C. Monday, October 8th - San Francisco Monday, October 15th - Seattle   Since 2004, the Idealist Grad Fairs have…

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Conversations with Consequence: How can business better innovate for sustainability?

September 24 @ 6:18 pm EDT

The Erb Institute engaged with several speakers and participants around key questions that relate to business, academia and sustainability, during a partner event with Innovation Forum in Detroit.  Below we ask business sustainability professionals: What new opportunities are on the horizon for business to better "innovate for sustainability"? How can business better innovate for sustainability? Erb Institute faculty director Joe Árvai, talks Market Transformation, opining that the time for incremental (sustainable) change is past.Pashon Murray co-founder Detroit Dirt, explains how advocacy and education lend themselves…

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March 2013

Andy Hoffman facilitates training sessions for nonprofit leaders

March 16, 2013 - March 19, 2013

Andy Hoffman will be facilitating advanced training sessions for leaders from the following organizations:  EDF, Sustainability Consortium, National Climate Data Center, The World Environment Center and the University of Minnesota  for the Leopold Leadership Program March 16-19 at Stanford. The training will focus on an integrated approach for collective impact-collaborating with private sector consortia, corporate partnerships with NGOs, and existing university initiatives - for solving complex problems. Be one of the first academics to join the conversations. Your voice is needed at the…

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January 2015

Michigan Energy Futures II Conference – 2015

January 21, 2015

Transitioning to market models and implementation challenges, changing regulatory framework to support the utility of the future. View slides, video and notes from the conference. Read an executive summary on the highlights of the conference with event specific quotes from: Dennis Dobbs, Vice President of Consumers Energy Janet McCabe, EPA Senator Evan Bayh Michigan State Senator John Proos Report authored by:  Tom Catania, Pavel Azgaldov, Olivia Katz, Denise Miller, Therese Miranda-Blackney, Dave Nowak and John Serron Read report here https://issuu.com/erbinstitute/docs/energy-futures-white-paper-final

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April 2020

Come meet us at the Idealist Grad Fair in San Francisco – Oct. 11th

April 27, 2020 @ 12:00 am EDT

We'd love to chat with you about the Erb Institute dual-degree! Learn about Erb Institute admissions requirements and application deadlines and speak with our Student & Alumni staff. Photo courtesy of Idealist Grad Fairs Erb Institute representatives will be at the following fairs.  RSVP for the fair below. October 11: San Francisco Since 2004, the Idealist Grad Fairs have been helping prepare the next generation of nonprofit leaders by connecting thousands of prospective students with hundreds of admissions representatives from public-interest…

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June 2021

When asked to make an informed choice, do people prefer nuclear power? – Michigan Energy Symposium

June 16 @ 12:00 am EDT

Americans’ relationship with nuclear power is an uneasy one. This session will explore the public’s perception of nuclear power’s benefits and risks as compared to other energy sources. Session participants will examine the public’s tolerance for nuclear risk, including Fukushima-style disasters and waste storage. They’ll look at how and why some non- U.S. countries have evolved differently, wholly embracing or banning nuclear power. At the close of the session, panelists will discuss ways to balance public perception of nuclear power’s…

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