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Sustainability-Related Events

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October 2014

September 4
Art of Light Exhibition6:00 pm to 7:00 pmPenn State Berks Freyberger Gallery
October 1
Ensuring Water Quality in Your Watershed8:00 am to 4:00 pmRamada Inn, 1450 South Atherton Street, State College, PA 16801
October 1
Conversations and Coffee11:30 am to 12:30 pmNew Leaf Initiative, third floor of the State College Municipal Building
October 1
The Art of Poetry: "Shale Play"12:10 pmThe Palmer Museum of Art
October 1
Film: ”Seeking the Happy Story”12:15 pm to 1:15 pm18 Deike Building
October 1
Earth and Mineral Sciences Library Fall Documentary Series12:15 pm to 1:15 pm18 Deike Building
October 1
Lecture: "Entering the Policy Fray"2:00 pm to 3:00 pm117 HUB-Robeson Center, Freeman Auditorium
October 1
2014 Darcy Lecture: Dorthe Wildenschild3:30 pm to 4:30 pm117 Earth & Engineering Sciences Bldg
October 1
Film: "Growing Cities"6:30 pm to 8:30 pmPenn State Great Valley
October 2
Seminar: “Nanostructured Block Copolymers for Lithium Batteries and Biofuels Purification”9:45 am to 10:25 am26 Hosler Building
October 2
Gene Giacomelli to speak at Penn State Altoona12:10 pm to 1:00 pmMisciagna Family Center for Performing Arts at Penn State Altoona
October 2
Marcellus Shale Gallery Crawl5:30 pm to 7:30 pmThe Palmer Museum of Art
October 3
Lecture: "Boundary waters: An informal policy discussion"11:00 am to 12:00 pm529 Walker
October 3
Seminar: "Recent trends in household food security in the United States"2:00 pm to 3:00 pm215 Armsby
October 4
Mayor-led Bike Ride9:00 am to 11:00 amCentre Region
October 4
2014 State College Solar Tour1:00 pm to 4:00 pmStart - MorningStar Solar Home
October 6
Film: "Schooling the World: The White Man's Last Burden"7:00 pm to 9:00 pm113 IST Building
October 7
Backyard Gardeners - Compost Happens - Trash to Treasure7:00 pm to 9:00 pmLebanon Valley Ag Center, Lebanon, PA
October 7
Keystone Crossroads Rust or Revival? - Altoona Community Forum7:00 pm to 9:00 pmPenn State Altoona Devorris Downtown Center
October 8
Cirque Du Soleil to present Dralion(All day)Bruce Jordan Center
October 8
Let's Move! Pennsylvania8:00 am to 4:30 pmPenn Stater Conference Center, 215 Innovation Blvd., State College, PA 16803
October 8
Earth and Mineral Sciences Library Fall Documentary Series12:15 pm to 1:15 pm18 Deike Building
October 8
Work & Learn in ClearWater's Native Plant Garden5:30 pm to 7:00 pmClearWater's Native Plant garden
October 10
Bike-to-Work Day8:00 am to 4:00 pmIntersection of College Avenue and Allen Street.
October 10
Marcellus Shale Gallery Conversation: Marcellus Shale: In Their Own Words12:10 pmThe Palmer Museum of Art
October 10
Lecture: "Legal and Policy Drivers of Nutrient Pollution Solutions"12:15 pm to 1:15 pm105 Forest Resources Building
October 10
Seminar: "Characterizing uncertainty in predictions of climate change from global to regional scales"12:20 pm to 1:10 pm107 Forest Resources Building
October 11
“The Big Sit” 2014 International Birding Event9:00 am to 11:00 amMillbrook Marsh Nature Center
October 11
Clicks to Bricks: Friends & Farmers Inaugural Membership Meeting2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
October 13
Panel Discussion: Ethics of Genetically Modified Organisms (G.M.O.’s): Food Security vs. Environmental Impact5:30 am to 6:30 am102 Paterno Library
October 15
Earth and Mineral Sciences Library Fall Documentary Series12:15 pm to 1:15 pm18 Deike Building
October 17
Marcellus Shale Gallery Conversation: Environmental Aspects of Shale Energy Development12:10 pmThe Palmer Museum of Art
October 18
Fall Harvest Festival Featuring the Children’s Halloween Trail11:00 am to 4:00 pmShavers Creek
October 20
Green Bag: “Making your home smarter: Energy efficiency with the NELC”(All day)
October 22
Seminar: "Coal To Liquids: Can It Be Clean Energy?"10:00 am to 11:00 amC213 Coal Utilization Lab
October 22
Earth and Mineral Sciences Library Fall Documentary Series12:15 pm to 1:15 pm18 Deike Building
October 23
Lecture: The Future of Technology8:00 pm to 9:00 pmHUB Auditorium
October 24
Marcellus Shale Gallery Conversation: Potential Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing on Drinking Water Resources12:10 pmThe Palmer Museum of Art
October 24
Seminar: "Approaches to monitoring forest carbon stocks to support climate change mitigation"12:20 pm to 1:10 pm107 Forest Resources Building
October 25
The Homeowner’s Guide to Stormwater Community Workshop9:00 am to 12:00 pmCentre Foundation 1377 Ridgemaster Drive, State College, PA 16803
October 29
Webinar: "Is Pennsylvania Becoming Drought Resistant?"12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
October 29
Water Webinar: "Is Pennsylvania Becoming Drought Resistant?"12:00 pm to 1:00 pmOnline webinar
October 29
Earth and Mineral Sciences Library Fall Documentary Series12:15 pm to 1:15 pm18 Deike Building
October 29
Tour and Panel Discussion: Boom/Bust Cycles of Extractive Industries in Pennsylvania4:30 pm to 6:00 pmThe Palmer Museum of Art