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CCU: Growing Your Local Group (Audio)

10/15/2018
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Looking for new insights in getting other community members more engaged in your advocacy work with CCL? Join CCL’s Northwest Regional Coordinator Tamara Staton and Brett Cease, Volunteer Education & Engagement Coordinator as they discuss strategies for finding and engaging people to become active volunteers in your local chapter.

Duration:00:56:28

Core Volunteer Training: Fundamentals of Congress

10/14/2018
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The Fundamentals of Congress training features Andres Jimenez, CCL's Senior Director of Government Affairs, walking through the details of the congressional policymaking process, how a bill becomes law, and research from the Congressional Management Foundation on life in Congress for both staff members and our representatives and senators.

Duration:00:24:21

Core Volunteer Training: Explaining the Science of Climate Change

10/14/2018
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Explaining the Science of Climate Change features Citizens' Climate Education board member and climate scientist Dr. Sandra Kirtland Turner. The training features explanations by Dr. Kirtland Turner on the concepts behind climate change: CO2 traps heat, the concentration of CO2 is rising, and human contributions are driving this rise as well as discussing how to communicate the science behind climate change and where to find additional resources.

Duration:00:24:51

Core Volunteer Training: Lobby Training & Practice Scenarios

10/14/2018
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In Lobby Training & Practice Scenario, join Amy Bennett, CCL's Director of Liaisons and Lobby Days, in a training that will review how to prepare for meeting your member of Congress and practice in a live role-play scenario by demonstrating what these meetings look like in action. Core Volunteer Training is created to help connect new volunteers with each other from across the world and empower them to achieve their larger goals for climate advocacy.

Duration:00:32:51

October 2018 National Call with former Congressman David Jolly

10/13/2018
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Even if Democrats take the House in November, legislation to price carbon will need to be bipartisan, and that leads us to this month’s conversation with former Rep. David Jolly (R-FL). Before giving up his House seat to run for Senate, Jolly was an early member of the bipartisan Climate Solutions Caucus and a cosponsor of the Republican climate resolution introduced by former Rep. Chris Gibson. Speaking in 2016, Jolly said, “I’m sick and tired of going nowhere in addressing large problems...

Duration:00:48:33

Core Volunteer Training: Working With Print Media

10/10/2018
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CCL Communications Coordinator Flannery Winchester leads a webinar geared at enhancing your understanding and confidence in writing effective letters to the editor and building key press relationships. Volunteers will learn key concepts like the LTE formula, the hierarchy of news items to respond to, and suggestions on how to connect to local issues that matter to their community. Come prepared to respond to an article in your own local newspaper and bring a copy from today to the webinar...

Duration:00:30:38

Core Volunteer Training: Diving Deep Into Carbon Fee & Dividend

10/10/2018
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Core Volunteer Training is a webinar series to help newer CCL supporters connect with each other from across the world and empower them to achieve their larger goals for climate advocacy. "Diving Deep into Carbon Fee & Dividend," features Robert Archer, US-AID economist (retired) and CCL Economic Policy Network contributor giving an in-depth presentation on new ways of thinking about the key components of the three dimensions of CCL's flagship policy.

Duration:00:31:39

CCU: Uncovering The CCL Brand (Audio)

10/5/2018
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Why do we exist and who do we serve? CCL’s brand is the deepest articulation of ourselves and helps us communicate our unique value to our volunteers, donors, congress members and partners. Join CCL’s Marketing and Communications Team for a webinar that reviews CCL’ s brand pillars, style and messaging, why they’re important, and the guidelines on how to best use them. For a link to the slides and full training visit:...

Duration:00:36:38

CCU: Cultural Dynamics - Reaching out to Diverse Communities (Audio)

9/29/2018
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Have you wanted to help your CCL chapter engage with and learn more about the diversity of communities in your own town? Join Karina Ramirez, CCL’s Diversity Coordinator, in a webinar geared at helping your group with strategies and tools to expand your chapter’s diversity footprint and represent a more complete array of your local community’s constituency. The webinar highlights steps to take in building these connections and considerations to understand communication recommendations to...

Duration:00:36:36

Ep 28 College Students Modeling Systems Change

9/22/2018
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University campuses in the USA are the training grounds for collective action leading to systems changes. Since 2012 a group of students at the University of Delaware have taken on a big idea--to transform their large lush heavily chemically treated lawns into an organic public green. The Green the Greeninitiative has required thoughtful strategy, community building, public education, and lots of persistence. Climate advocates can learn a lot from their methods. Show host, Peterson Toscano,...

Duration:00:30:00

CCU: Broadening Support with Veterans & National Security Audiences (Audio)

9/21/2018
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Want to create local events that reach a target audience different than the make-up of your local CCL Group? Join us for a webinar highlighting the work that CCL has done across the southeast screening “The Burden” and “Tidewater” to attract veterans for discussions on climate and energy to help broaden the diversity in our local chapters. Featuring: Sean Collins, CCL Veteran Outreach Coordinator Major General Rick Devereaux, retired 2-star General and CCL volunteer Roger Sorkin,...

Duration:00:57:11

Core Volunteer Training: Introduction to Facebook & Social Media

9/14/2018
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Join Alison Kubiscko, CCL’s Coordinator of Marketing and Events, in a training geared at enhancing your use of Facebook and an overview of Social Media, including supporting your own goal setting. Core Volunteer Training is created to help connect new volunteers with each other from across the world and empower them to achieve their larger goals for climate advocacy.

Duration:00:28:12

CCU: Carbon Tax Economic Modeling (Audio)

9/14/2018
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Join CCL Research Coordinator Jerry Hinkle and Columbia University’s Dr. Noah Kaufman in a training that explores the general provisions of recent carbon tax economic and energy models used by Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy and Stanford’s Energy Modeling Forum (EMF 32). The webinar compares and contrasts these models' estimated energy distribution impacts with each other while exploring revenue options. The webinar closes with highlighting analysis of the recent...

Duration:00:40:58

September 2018 Meeting with Leaf Van Boven and David Sherman

9/8/2018
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As we strive to bridge the partisan divide on climate change, researchers are finding that the views of Republicans and Democrats are not as far apart as we perceive. The problem is that people tend to listen almost exclusively to their tribal leaders. Leaf Van Boven and David Sherman elaborated on this phenomenon in a recent New York Times op-ed. Van Boven is a professor of psychology and neuroscience at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and Sherman is a professor of psychology and brain...

Duration:00:45:38

CCU: Climate Conversations With New Acquaintances

9/7/2018
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How do we find out what is important to other climate-concerned individuals to pinpoint where our shared interests overlap? What does this look like in actual conversation? Join CCL leaders Miranda Philips and Mark Vossler, in a webinar geared at identifying the barriers to effective communications, helping passionate climate advocates make room for other people and become more effective. Listen as Miranda and Mark walk through three distinct scenarios demonstrating a framework involving...

Duration:00:47:44

CCU: Carbon Pricing & The Clean Air Act (Audio)

8/31/2018
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Audio Only: Various current carbon tax proposals include provisions streamlining Clean Air Act regulations. Reasonably, this causes concern among climate advocates. Join Dr. Ross Astoria, CCL Board Chair and Advanced Policy Camp Director, in a webinar that will cover the important history of the Clean Air Act and how Clean Air Act regulations might interact with federal carbon pricing. This webinar will describe the history and regulatory architecture of the Clean Air Act, highlight where...

Duration:00:42:57

CC Radio Ep 27 Telling Better Climate Stories with Sara Peach and Hayride Casualties

8/25/2018
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Sara Peach, the senior editor at Yale Climate Connections has only 90 seconds to tell a compelling and inspiring climate change related story. She sits down with show host, Peterson Toscano, to discuss the kind of stories that move people closer to climate advocacy. Based on extensive research from the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication, Sara and her team have produced hundreds of short radio pieces. She brought two of these stories with her to share on this episode. Sara also...

Duration:00:30:00

CCU: Rural Strategies for CCL Chapter Success

8/24/2018
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Did you know that three of out the top five most productive U.S. CCL chapters in 2018 are groups nestled within communities with populations smaller than than 1,000 people? Tune in to learn how our rural-based chapters from Chatuge, Georgia to Birchwood, Wisconsin, from the high plains of northeast Arizona to the breadbasket of Nebraska are uniquely engaging their communities to be effective across all five levers of building political will.

Duration:00:47:57

CCU: Rural Strategies for CCL Chapter Success (Audio)

8/24/2018
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Audio Only: Did you know that three of out the top five most productive U.S. CCL chapters in 2018 are groups nestled within communities with populations smaller than than 1,000 people? Tune in to learn how our rural-based chapters from Chatuge, Georgia to Birchwood, Wisconsin, from the high plains of northeast Arizona to the breadbasket of Nebraska are uniquely engaging their communities to be effective across all five levers of building political will

Duration:00:47:56

CCU: Managing Your Inbox & Email Productivity Tips

8/17/2018
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Emails getting the better of you? Join us for a webinar focused on focused on keeping your inbox healthy to learn tools and tips from how CCL groups across the country approach keeping on top of their email communications without it letting take over their lives. Brett Cease, CCL’s Volunteer Education & Engagement Coordinator walks through advice from the field on how to rethink how you use email, create effective structures for organizing it, and how to best apply these examples to our...

Duration:00:37:35