Sustainability Center



Kim Hankins or Tish Powell
(815) 479-7765

Great Lakes Bioneers McHenry County Speaker Series

Join us each February as we host our speakers series as a vehicle for connecting the public and MCC employees and students to cutting edge environmental topics and their impact on our local economy and our community!

The speaker series is free and open to the public. No registration required.

2015 Great Lakes Bioneers McHenry County Speaker Series

February 11, 2015: Solar Energy for the Homeowner

Sarah Wochos, Environmental Law and Policy Center Midwest Co-Legislative Director

February 18, 2015: Our Changing Climate: the 2014 US National Climate Assessment

Dr. Donald J. Wuebbles, School of Earth, Society and Environment University of Illinois

February 25, 2015: From the Ground Up

Jeanne Nolan, Author of From the Ground Up: A Food Grower’s Education in Life, Love, and the Movement That’s Changing the Nation

2014 Great Lakes Bioneers McHenry County Speaker Series

Bioneers Speaker Series Video Archive

About Bioneers

"Bioneers" are social and scientific innovators developing solutions for a more sustainable world. Learn all about the National Bioneers, their work and their annual conference at

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 National Bioneers Conference DVDs available for loan at MCC Library. For more information, call the MCC Sustainability Center at (815) 479-7765