EH Professor Julia Corbett Recipient of Alta Sustainability Leadership Award
Congratulations to EH Professor Julia Corbett (Department of Communication) for being
honored with one of four Alta Sustainability Leadership Awards. Dr. Corbett is receiving
the Sustainability Education Integration Award for her work integrating sustainability
into courses from Health Communication to Advanced Qualitative Research. She was nominated
by fellow EH Professor, Danielle Endres (Department of Communication).
Thanks to a generous gift from Alta Ski Area, four U students, faculty, and staff have won $2,500 for their efforts in sustainability.
“Building on Alta’s 70-year heritage of conservation, we are excited to support the University of Utah’s faculty, staff and students who are leading the way in sustainability,” said Onno Wieringa, Alta’s general manager. “Working in partnership, we will enhance the culture of innovation and creativity in this crucial work.”
The new Alta Sustainability Leadership Awards are presented on the basis of excellence in fostering leadership and commitment to the health of our community and our planet through an understanding of, and actions to enhance, the stability, resilience and diversity of our intertwined natural, social, economic and cultural systems at the U.