9 episodes

Embark is an independent, student-led not-for-profit empowering the next generation of student sustainability leaders at Simon Fraser University.
We engage our student members in change making and inspire their sustainability leadership through our grant, advocacy, and student-designed programming.

Sustainability Circl‪e‬ Embark Sustainability

    • Government
    • 5.0 • 11 Ratings

Embark is an independent, student-led not-for-profit empowering the next generation of student sustainability leaders at Simon Fraser University.
We engage our student members in change making and inspire their sustainability leadership through our grant, advocacy, and student-designed programming.

    Use less don't be useless - Episode 8

    Use less don't be useless - Episode 8

    On this last episode, Shannon is welcoming back Lisa, and this time they'll try to summarize this season of the Sustainability Circle. However, along the way, they discover that there is a lot to be said before wrapping up. What is this new term eco-anxiety, and how can we address it?  And why is the Green New Deal important? - you don't want to miss this!

    Podcast Resources: 
 

    Embark Sustainability (embarksustainability.org)
 

    Embark on Twitter @embarksustain  

    Embark on Instagram @embarksustain  

    Embark on Facebook @embarksustain

    Acknowledgements: 
Recognition to MKTO for the music found within our podcast, “Thank You”.

    • 1 hr 25 min
    Free of Charge Pt.2 - Independence day

    Free of Charge Pt.2 - Independence day

    On this episode, Shannon is still with Anish Verma, a Nuclear Physics Student, who is skyping in all the way from Ontario. Together they will dive deeper into energy independence and our rural communities  - you don’t want to miss this!

    Podcast Resources: 
 

    Embark Sustainability (embarksustainability.org)
 

    Embark on Twitter @embarksustain  

    Embark on Instagram @embarksustain  

    Embark on Facebook @embarksustain

    Acknowledgements: 
Recognition to The Wind and The Wave for the music found within our podcast, “It's a Longer Road to California Than I Thought”.

    • 25 min
    Free of Charge Pt.1 - Batteries

    Free of Charge Pt.1 - Batteries

    On this episode, Shannon has invited Anish Verma, a Nuclear Physics Student, who is skyping in all the way from Ontario. Together they will get to the bottom of electronic devices - How they are made, How do we dispose of them, and What is sustainable technology?  - you don’t want to miss this!

    Podcast Resources: 
 

    Embark Sustainability (embarksustainability.org)
 

    Embark on Twitter @embarksustain   

    Embark on Instagram @embarksustain 


    Embark on Facebook @embarksustain

    Acknowledgements: 
Recognition to SAINTE for the music found within our podcast, “Technicolor”.

    • 53 min
    But Make it Fashun - Episode 6

    But Make it Fashun - Episode 6

    On this episode, Shannon will take you on a journey in the vast landscape of fashion and beauty.  With her to discover the meaning of sustainability in the fashion and beauty industry and how do you find sustainable brands is Natasha Birdi, a fellow student from SFU - you don't want to miss this!

    Podcast Resources: 

    Embark Sustainability (embarksustainability.org)

    Embark on Twitter @embarksustain  
    Embark on Instagram @embarksustain
    
Embark on Facebook @embarksustain

    Acknowledgements:
    
Recognition to Weezer for the music found within our podcast, “Island in the Sun”.

    • 1 hr
    Common Cents - Episode 5

    Common Cents - Episode 5

    On this episode, Shannon gets out into the real world to talk about how sustainable practices are met by businesses in our communities. With her is Morgan Beall, Vancity Credit Union's Manager of Energy & Environment, to unpack how Vancity is measuring their impact on the environment and in the community - you don't want to miss this.

    Podcast Resources: 

    Embark Sustainability (embarksustainability.org)

    Embark on Twitter @embarksustain  
    Embark on Instagram @embarksustain
    
Embark on Facebook @embarksustain

    Acknowledgements:
    
Recognition to The Tragic Thrills for the music found within our podcast, “Creeps and Strangers”.

    • 26 min
    You Are What You Eat - Episode 4

    You Are What You Eat - Episode 4

    On this episode, you're invited to join Shannon and her guest Sumara Stroshein, Embark's own Food Systems Change Coordinator, as they uncover how food gets on our plate and how it connects to sustainability. Grab your headphones - you don't want to miss this.

    Podcast Resources: 

    Embark Sustainability (embarksustainability.org)

    Embark on Twitter @embarksustain  
    Embark on Instagram @embarksustain
    
Embark on Facebook @embarksustain

    Acknowledgements:
    
Recognition to Carly Rae Jepsen for the music found within our podcast, “Worldly Matters”.

    • 34 min

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