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"We can do this. There's absolutely no question that we can be more sustainable."
Evan Pugh Professor of Geosciences / Nobel Prize Winner

Sustainability-Related Events

To add your sustainability event to the calendar, please e-mail sustainability@psu.edu.

April 2014

April 1
Peter Diamandis Lecture: "Abundance is our future"8:00 pm to 10:00 pmEisenhower Auditorium
April 2
Lecture: "Borderline Existence: Burmese Chin in Mizoram State, India"4:30 pm to 5:30 pmFoster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library
April 2
Backyard Compost Workshop6:30 pm to 7:30 pmMillbrook Marsh Nature Center
April 3
Sustainability Council Career Fair - Altoona12:00 pm to 1:00 pmSlep Student Center, Penn State Altoona
April 3
Redifer Commons Local Meal5:00 pm to 8:30 pmRedifer Commons, University Park
April 4
Nestlé Waters chairman, sustainability advocate Kim Jeffery to speak at Smeal11:15 am to 12:05 pmStruthers Auditorium,110 Business Building, University Park
April 4
Seminar: "Scale-Sensitive Governance of the Environment"2:00 pm to 3:00 pm215 Armsby Building
April 4
Lecture: “Understanding Climate Change: Opportunities and Challenges for Data Driven Research”2:30 pm to 3:30 pm113 Information Sciences & Technology Building The Cybertorium
April 5
Film Festival: "Sustainability and Collapse: Local and Global Resource Use from an Anthropological Perspective"1:00 pm to 6:30 pm26 Hosler, University Park, PA
April 8
OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (HCS-2012) Training8:00 am to 12:00 pmPenn State Erie
April 9
OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (HCS-2012) Training8:00 am to 12:00 pmPenn State DuBois
April 9
Onward on Climate 20146:30 pm to 8:30 pmKern Building, University Park, PA
April 10
21st Century Automotive Challenge at Penn State(All day)Penn State Larson Transportation Institute
April 10
OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (HCS-2012) Training8:00 am to 12:00 pmPenn State University Park
April 11
Penn State's Carbon Emissions: Getting to Zero9:00 am to 12:00 pmPasquerilla Spiritual Center
April 11
Seminar: "Integrating Program Evaluation into Extension and Research functions in the Land Grant System"2:00 pm to 3:00 pm215 Armsby Building, University Park, PA
April 12
Earth Fest 201411:00 am to 4:00 pmPenn State Shenango
April 13
Engineers Without Borders Golf Tournament11:00 am to 3:00 pmToftrees Golf Club
April 13
8th Annual Earth Day Birthday2:00 pm to 5:00 pmMillbrook Marsh Nature Center, 548 Puddinton Road, State College, PA
April 15
Riparian Buffer Restoration and Research Project Planting8:30 am to 12:30 pmPenns Creek Watershed, Spring Mills
April 15
Sustainability Unites4:00 pm to 6:00 pmLife Sciences Bridge, University Park, PA
April 15
SPA Lectures presents: James Balog from Chasing Ice8:00 pm to 9:00 pmSchwab Auditorum, University Park,PA
April 16
Webinar: "Landscapes and Greenways in Pennsylvania"12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
April 17
OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (HCS-2012) Training8:00 am to 12:00 pmPenn State York
April 17
Regional Undergraduate Research Symposium9:30 am to 3:30 pmPenn State Worthington Scranton
April 17
Ancient Flowers: The Search for Earth's First Flowering Plants12:30 pm to 1:30 pmSchlow Centre Region Library, State College, PA
April 17
Sustainability in Engineering Open House1:00 pm to 4:00 pm325 Hammond, University Park, PA
April 18
Naturalist Outreach Program: Teaching scientific outreach and spreading the ethos of scientific engagement beyond the university11:15 am to 12:05 pm107 ASI Building
April 18
Green accessibility: Calculating the environmental costs of space-time prisms in sustainable transportation planning3:30 pm to 5:00 pm112 Walker Building
April 18
Africa Array Program Recognition/Expedition Denali: Inspiring Diversity in the Outdoors Presentation4:00 pm to 7:00 pm22 Deike Building, University Park, PA
April 19
Polar Day 2014(All day)TBA
April 19
Lecture: "Poverty and Politics in Rural Communities: What Has Changed over the Last 20 Years?"2:30 pm to 3:30 pm101 Agricultural Science & Industry Building
April 21
Earth Day at Penn State Schuylkill(All day)Penn State Schuylkill
April 22
Earth Day(All day)
April 22
Earth Day at Penn State York1:30 pm to 5:00 pmPenn State York
April 22
Film: "Growing Cities"6:30 pm to 8:30 pm121 Sparks, University Park, PA
April 23
Earth Day at Penn State Berks9:00 am to 2:00 pmIn front of Perkins Student Center, Penn State Berks
April 23
Seminar: "Severe Weather and Climate Change"11:15 am to 12:30 pm529 Walker Building
April 24
Shale Gas Development and Housing Values over a Decade: Evidence from the Barnett Shale1:30 pm to 2:30 pm214 Ferguson
April 25
Capstone: The Global Field12:00 pm to 1:00 pmPenn State Law - University Park and Carlisle, and Penn State Allegheny Extension Office in Pittsburgh
April 25
Lessons from the Wellhead: The Global Field12:00 pm to 1:00 pmThe Lewis Katz Building in University Park, Lewis Katz Hall in Carlisle, and Penn State's Allegheny Extension Office in Pittsburgh.
April 25
Webinar: "Climate Change: Implications for Local and Regional Food Systems"2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
April 26
Watershed Cleanup Day8:00 am to 12:00 pmCentre County
April 26
The Drug Take Back Program10:00 am to 2:00 pmLocations TBA