Developing sustainable solutions that benefit people & planet
This interdisciplinary student-run conference will create an interactive stage for experts, faculty, students, and practitioners to explore the opportunities and dangers of employing social media to further the pursuit of environmental care-taking, social justice and empowerment, and the development of sustainable businesses, technologies, and communities.
The Center for Adaptive Innovation, Resilience, Ethics and Science advances sustainability science, values, practices and policies through interdisciplinary research and partnering. It develops innovative scholarship, programs, and products that further environmental conservation, social empowerment, resilient communities, and responsible entrepreneurship. By wedding creativity to ethics, systems thinking, and collaborative enterprise, CAIRES develops sustainable solutions that benefit people and planet.
Utilize our collection of curricular resources and sustainability-related class materials.
The University of Florida Center for Adaptive Innovation, Resilience, Ethics and Science (UF CAIRES) invites you to attend its inaugural spring conference, Social Media and Sustainability, to be held April 17-18 at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. This ... Read more
The Sustainability Research Assistant Program organizes and extensively trains well-balanced teams of students—Sustainable World Action and Training (SWAT) Teams—to assist faculty in advancing their scholarship and exploiting research funding opportunities. Juniors and ... Read more
CAIRES is developing a program that transforms rubbish into rhythm. Partnering with a local non-profit organization, (Re)Connection partners UF Student Volunteers with Gainesville’s special needs community. Adults with developmental disabilities accompanied by UF volunteers ... Read more