The following is a selected list of presentations about the Resilient Communities Project program, projects, and past partnerships:

2017 Annual Meeting of the City Engineers Association of Minnesota, “The Resilient Communities Project: Advancing Sustainable Design Solutions and Community-Engaged Learning,”, January 26, 2017, Earle Brown Heritage Center, Brooklyn Center, MN (Mike Greco, RCP; Paul Moline, Carver County; John Gulliver, College of Science and Engineering, U of MN; Tyler Olson, College of Science and Engineering, U of MN; Andy Brotzler, WSB & Associates)

27th Annual CTS Transportation Research Conference, “Advancing Sustainable Transportation and Community-Engaged Learning Through the Resilient Communities Project,” The Commons Hotel, Minneapolis, MN, November 3, 2016 (Mike Greco, RCP; James Wheeler, College of Design, U of MN;  John Gulliver, College of Science and Engineering, U of MN; Nate Kabat, City of Chaska; Sarah Sularz, Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc.; and Tyler Olsen, College of Science and Engineering, U of MN)

2016 Minnesota APA Upper Midwest Conference, “The Resilient Communities Project–Carver County Partnership,” September 29, 2016, St. Cloud, MN (Mike Greco, RCP; Nate Kabat, City of Chaska; Sam Pertz, Carver County Parks Department) (download PDF of PowerPoint)

Community Development Society/International Association for Community Development, “The Sustainable City Year Model: A Partnership between Universities and Communities to Solve Local Issues,” July 27, 2016, Bloomington, MN (Mike Greco, RCP; Vickie Berkley, University of Colorado Denver/Hometown Colorado Initative)

Meeting Grand Challenges through Community-Engaged Research, Teaching, and Learning Conference, “The Resilient Communities Project: Facilitating Local Sustainability and Experiential Learning through Community-University Partnerships,” March 31, 2016, The Commons Hotel, Minneapolis, MN (Mike Greco, RCP)

Sixth Annual Sustainable City Year Conference, “SCY 2.0: Growing and Innovating Programs” and “Adapting the SCY Model to Different Institutions,” March 14-16, 2016, Balboa Park, San Diego, California (Mike Greco, RCP)

Livable Cities Symposium, “Models of Community-University Partnerships,” May 12, 2015, The Pyle Center, University of Wisconsin Madison (Mike Greco, RCP).

GreenStep Cities Steering Committee, “Resilient Communities Project: Community-University Collaboration for Sustainability,” March 25, 2015, League of Minnesota Cities (Mike Greco, RCP)

Frontiers in the Environment Panel, “How might the Twin Cities catalyze needed urban innovations”? October 8, 2014, Institute on the Environment, University of Minnesota (Mike Greco, RCP). (View recording here)

University of Minnesota Board of Regents, Academic and Student Affairs Committee, “Research and Interdisciplinarity: The Resilient Communities Project,” February 13, 2014, McNamara Alumni Center (Carissa Schively Slotterback, RCP)

City Engineer’s Association of Minnesota (CEAM) Annual Conference, “A Community-University of Minnesota Partnership for Sustainability: The Resilient Communities Project,” January 29, 2014, Earle Brown Center, Brooklyn Center, MN (Mike Greco, RCP; with Jeff Thomson, City of Minnetonka; Morgan Dawley, WSB Associates; and Paul Ammerman, City of North St. Paul) (download PDF of presentation)

Sensible Land Use Coalition (SLUC) Annual Roundtables of Knowledge, “The Resilient Communities Project,” October 30, 2013, St. Louis Park, MN (Mike Greco, RCP) (handout)

Associate for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) Conference, “Building Resilient Communities Through University-Community Partnerships,” October 8, 2013, Nashville, TN (Mike Greco, RCP; Linda Kingery, Northwest Regional Sustainable Development Partnership; Mindy Granley, University of Minnesota at Duluth; Beth Mercer-Taylor, University of Minnesota) (download PDF of presentation)

Associate for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) Conference, “Nationalizing the University of Oregon’s Sustainable City Year Program: One Radically Simple Idea Carried out in Three Ways,” October 7, 2013, Nashville, TN (Mike Greco, RCP; with Marc Schlossberg, University of Oregon; and Nick Benson, University of Iowa) (download PDF of presentation)

Imagining America Conference, “The Sustainable City Year Program: An Adaptable Model for Large-Scale, University Engagement and Impact,” October 5, 2013, Syracuse, NY (Mike Greco, RCP; Nico Larco, University of Oregon; and Charles Connerly, University of Iowa) (download PDF of presentation)

Upper Midwest Planning Conference, “A Community-University Partnership for Sustainability: The Resilient Communities Project and the Iowa Initiative for Sustainable Communities,” September 19, 2013, Rochester, MN (Mike Greco, RCP; Jeff Thomson, CIty of Minnetonka) (download PDF of presentation)

Toward an Institute for Sustainable Maryland, “University of Minnesota Resilient Communities Project,” September 16, 2013, Washington, D.C. (Carissa Schively Slotterback) (download PDF of presentation)

Housing Collaborative Institute, September 9, 2013, Minnetonka, MN (Carissa Schively Slotterback)

Green District Meeting, “Resilient Communities Project,” August 13, 2013 (Carissa Schively Slotterback)

Public Engagement Leaders Retreat, “University-Community Collaboration to Advance Sustainability,” June 11, 2013, Minneapolis, MN (Mike Greco, RCP) (download presentation as a PDF)

Upper Midwest Civic Engagement Summit: Weaving Deep Connections Across Institutions and Communities, “We Can and Must Do More:  Community Engagement and Sustainability as the Keys to Higher Education Transformation,” May 30, 2013, Dubuque, IA (Carissa Schively Slotterback, RCP)

Frontiers on the Environment Lecture, “University Community Collaboration to Advance Sustainability,” April 24, 2013, Institute on the Environment, University of Minnesota (Carissa Schively Slotterback, RCP).  (View recording here or download PowerPoint as a PDF)

Sustainable City Year Conference, “Resilient Communities Project,” April 11, 2013, Eugene, OR (Carissa Schively Slotterback and Mike Greco, RCP) (download presentation as a PDF)

League of Women Voters – Council of Metropolitan Area Leagues Quarterly Program, “Resilient Communities Project–Minnetonka: Building Community-University Partnerships for Sustainability,” Minnetonka City Hall, March 16, 2013 (Carissa Schively Slotterback, RCP; Julie Wischnack, City of Minnetonka; Kristina Nesse, Humphrey School Master of Urban and Regional Planning Program) (download presentation as a PDF)

UMore Academic Mission Advisory Board, “Resilient Communities Project: Building Community-University Partnerships for Sustainability,” University of Minnesota, February 7, 2013 (Carissa Schively Slotterback, RCP)

League of Women Voters of Minnetonka, “Resilient Communities Project–Minnetonka: Building Community-University Partnerships for Sustainability,” Minnetonka City Hall, January 12, 2013 (Mike Greco, RCP; and Julie Wischnack, City of Minnetonka) (download presentation as a PDF)

American Planning Association, Minnesota Chapter, “Resilient Communities Project–Minnetonka: Building Community-University Partnerships for Sustainability,” Minnetonka City Hall, December 12, 2012 (Mike Greco, RCP; and Jeff Thomson, City of Minnetonka)

Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning Conference, “ACSP Presidential Address 1: Urban Planning Programs as Campus Community Engagement Leaders,” University of Cincinnati, November 1, 2012 (Carissa Schively-Slotterback, RCP)