Date Topic / Speaker / Description
February 1, 2018

Green Healthy Homes Initiative 

Katie Bronson from Home Headquarters, Danielle Gill from CNY Community Foundation, Debra Lewis from Onondaga County Health Department, Stephanie Pasquale from the City of Syracuse Neighborhood and Business Development, Sally Ward from PEACE, Inc., and Martin Skahen from Onondaga County Community Development Division will talk about the Green Healthy Homes Initiative, lead paint, and environmental health hazards.

February 8, 2018

February is American Heart Month

Franklin G. Fry, executive director of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, will talk about how raising the legal age for buying tobacco products will improve heart health; how “food deserts”—i.e. the closing of Nojaims Market—take a toll on the health and welfare of the surrounding community; and how current cardiovascular research is having a local impact.

February 15, 2018

Nourishing Tomorrow’s Leaders

Pam Brunet, executive director of Leadership Greater Syracuse and graduate of Nourishing Tomorrow’s Leaders (NTL), will talk about the need for more in-depth leadership training that will expand the pool of effective nonprofit board members in our community.

NTL is grounded in an expansive interpretation of diversity (age, gender, ethnicity, race, socioeconomic status, physical abilities, etc.). Graduates of NTL will talk about the importance of a diverse population lending their voices and perspective to the non-profit world.

February 22, 2018

Conflict Styles and Reflective Listening

Professor Catherine Gerard, director of the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration Program at SU’s Maxwell School, will discuss how misunderstanding leads to conflict, which can lead to violence and intolerance. Understanding conflict styles can bridge understanding on how we react to conflict.




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