Campus Connect


Welcome to Campus Connect, where CNRA employees come together for engaging conversations with Secretary Crowfoot and other agency leaders. Each Campus Connect event offers a unique opportunity to delve into pressing issues and discuss our ambitious goals for safeguarding California's natural and cultural resources.

If you're eager to be part of shaping these meaningful discussions, consider joining the Campus Connect Planning Council. Drop us an email at to express your interest.

Let's collaborate and make a difference for California's environment and heritage. Join us at Campus Connect today!

Upcoming Campus Connect Events

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A Leadership Conversation with CEC Chair David Hochschild- Monday, May 20, 2024 | Noon - 1:00pm

Description: California is leading the world transitioning to a 100% clean energy future, guided by our California Energy Commission. David Hochschild leads this effort to establish groundbreaking policies and catalyze new technologies, even as we confront climate-driven threats to our energy grid. Join Secretary Crowfoot for a candid in-person conversation with Chair Hochschild about his vision and priorities to build an energy future for California that is safe, affordable, reliable and resilient.

Seating is limited; please register to attend


Previous Campus Connect Events

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Earth Week Conversation with Award-Winning Author Ben Goldfarb - Wednesday, April 24, 2024 | 11:30am - 12:30pm

Description: Join Secretary Wade Crowfoot and Fish & Wildlife Director Chuck Bonham on April 24th from 11:30-12:30pm at CNRA Headquarters for a fun, informal and in-person discussion with environmental author Ben Goldfarb. Ben will share his stories on beavers, wildlife crossings, and covering environmental issues across the American West.

Seating is limited; please register to attend:


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Water Connects Us All: A Leadership Conversation with DWR Director Karla Nemeth – April 10, 2024 | Noon - 1pm

Water management is fundamental to our lives in California. Our rivers and water infrastructure support nearly 40 million people, the world’s 5th largest economy, and host precious biodiversity and world-class recreation. Director Karla Nemeth is guiding our way forward to a resilient water future, as we confront climate change and other challenges. Join Secretary Crowfoot for a candid in-person dialogue with Director Nemeth about her current priorities and vision for California’s water strategy.

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Marking Our Progress: A Conversation with Secretary Crowfoot – March 12, 2024 | Noon – 1pm

Join us for an in-person discussion with Secretary Crowfoot to talk about our priorities across the Resources Agency.

He will highlight recent progress, discuss challenges we face, and lay out his priorities for 2024.

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