Sports and Sustainability Meet and Greet | Events | Sport, Media, and Culture Minor | University of Notre Dame

Sports and Sustainability Meet and Greet


Location: Hagerty Family Cafe (View on map )

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Are you a big fan of sports? Interested in sustainability? Join the Sport, Media, and Culture minor in welcoming Lew Blaustein and Dr. Madeleine Orr for a Sports and Sustainability Meet and Greet! Ask them all your questions about sports and sustainability in college, professional, and Olympic athletics.

Dr. Madeleine Orr is Assistant Professor of Sports Ecology at the University of Toronto and founder of the Sport Ecology Group. She was named to the Forbes’ Sports 30 Under 30 list, and works to bridge the fields of sport management, natural resource science, and environmental policy. Her research focuses on climate vulnerability and adaptation, highlights the role of athletes as climate activists, and measures the impacts of sport on climate.

Lew Blaustein spent much of his career supporting businesses and helping nonprofits build their green brands through marketing, communications, and consulting. He is the proud founder of GreenSportsBlog and EcoAthletes, which both work to inspire athletes to take and lead climate action. He is working for a #ClimateComeback and wants to help Green the Irish.