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Sustainability-Related Events

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

March 26
"Paper Trails"(All day)Penn State Berks Freyberger Gallery
April 1
Seminar: “The Impact of Economic and Climate Risks on the Social Cost of Carbon”12:10 pm to 1:10 pm215 Armsby Building
April 1
Seminar: “Monsoonal Link to the Recent Rapid Arctic Ice Melt”3:30 pm to 4:30 pm112 Walker Building
April 2
Seminar: "Reclaimed water and the fate of pharmaceuticals in the environment"3:30 pm to 4:30 pm217 Forest Resources Building
April 3
Seminar: “Impacts on Ecosystems, Soil/Sediment”12:20 pm to 1:20 pm107 Forest Resources Building
April 3
Seminar: "Endocrine Disrupting Compound in Agriculturally Intensive Landscapes: Muddy Waters"12:20 pm to 1:20 pm106 Forest Resources Building
April 3
Seminar: "Additionality and Forest Conservation Policy for Residential Development"2:00 pm to 3:30 pm215 Armsby Building
April 6
Lecture: "A Game-based Experiential Approach to Teaching Professional Ethics"5:30 pm to 6:30 pmFoster Auditorium, Paterno Library
April 7
Lecture: "Alleviating Food Insecurity in the United States: What We Know and What We Need to Know"2:30 pm to 3:30 pmFaculty and Staff Club Room, Nittany Lion Inn
April 8
Energy Exchange Seminar: "Advances in Conversion of Coal and Biomass to Jet Fuel"10:00 am to 11:00 amC213 Coal Utilization Laboratory
April 8
Lecture: "Visual Assessment and Scenic Conservation of Pennsylvania's Energy Landscape"1:00 pm to 2:00 pm105 Stuckeman Family Building
April 8
Seminar: “Adaptation to Climate Change in Oceans”4:00 pm to 5:00 pm107 Forest Resources Building
April 8
Explore nature’s geometry with NSF researcher6:00 pm to 7:00 pmMain Building room 113, 25 Yearsley Mill Road, Penn State Brandywine
April 8
Eileen Flangan's "Renewable: One Woman's Search for Simplicity, Faithfulness and Hope"7:00 pm to 8:00 pmMemorial Lounge, Pasquerilla Spiritual Center
April 9
Trash Ecologies: The Transnational Mise-en-scène of Garbage4:30 pm to 6:00 pm124 Sparks Building
April 10
Seminar: "How to Build a Small Fusion Reactor to Power the Future"11:15 am to 12:15 pm529 Walker Building
April 10
Seminar: “Emerging Contaminants in the Environment: Effects on Water Quality”12:20 pm to 1:20 pm104 Forest Resources Building
April 10
Seminar: "Towards the Sustainability of Agritourism: Calling for a System’s Approach"3:45 pm to 4:45 pm808 Ford Building
April 11
Penn State Shenango Earth Fest(All day)Penn State Shenango
April 11
A Community Workshop for the Homeowner’s Guide to Stormwater9:00 am to 12:00 pmEasterly Parkway Elementary School 234 Easterly Pkwy, State College, PA, 16801
April 11
Introduction to Organic Gardening Workshop9:00 am to 10:00 amPenn State Community Garden
April 11
Crop Mob: Tait Farm Foods10:00 am to 2:00 pmTait Farm Foods, Centre Hall
April 11
Electronics recycling at Penn State Shenango11:00 am to 4:00 pmPenn State Shenango
April 13
Webinar: "Penn State Center’s Stormwater Mitigation Initiatives in Pittsburgh"12:00 pm to 1:00 pmhttps://meeting.psu.edu/pacommunityforestry
April 13
Seminar: "Bioplastics and Squid Proteins"2:15 pm to 3:15 pm
April 13
Plastic Frictions, A one-day interdisciplinary symposium3:45 pm to 8:45 pm022 Deike Bldg
April 13
Seminar: "A 'Burping Bowl' in Every Cupboard: Tupperware and the construction of the American Ecology of Oil"3:45 pm to 5:45 pm002 Deike Building
April 13
Seminar: "Where is 'Away'? Mapping Plastic Pollution"3:45 pm to 5:45 pm022 Deike Bldg
April 13
Seminar: "Hacking Plastic: Open-Source 3D Printing, Experimental Plastics, Art, and Access to Tools"3:45 pm to 5:45 pm022 Deike Bldg
April 13
Seminar: "Lessons from our lives with Plastic"6:30 pm to 8:45 pm022 Deike Bldg
April 13
Seminar: "An Ecosystem of Excess"6:30 pm to 8:45 pm022 Deike Bldg
April 13
Seminar: "Plastic Pollution Revolution"6:30 pm to 8:45 pm022 Deike Bldg
April 14
Lecture: "Seeing Water"1:00 pm to 2:00 pm105 Stuckeman Family Building
April 14
Green Program Information Session6:30 pm to 7:30 pm109 Walker Building
April 14
Solar Energy Forum7:00 pm to 8:00 pmBradford Area Public Library
April 15
Seminar: "Energy Demand and Severance Taxation in Pennsylvania”12:10 pm to 1:10 pm215 Armsby Building
April 15
The Mythical Northwest Passage Comes to Be: Discussion of the U.S., the Arctic, and the Law of the Sea1:00 pm to 2:00 pm301D Life Sciences Building
April 15
Seminar: "Environmental Consequences of the Blooming Brazilian Agriculture"2:30 pm to 3:30 pm101 Agricultural Science and Industries Bldg
April 15
Centre Region Bike Plan Public Meeting5:00 pm to 8:00 pmCOG Building, 2641 Gateway Dr, State College, PA
April 15
Lecture: “Can Companies Ever Be Credible on Sustainability?”7:30 pm to 8:30 pmCarnegie Cinema
April 16
Seminar: “Water Quality Monitoring”3:30 pm to 4:30 pm217 Forest Resources Building
April 17
Seminar: “Contaminants of Emerging Concern: New Environmental Challenges”11:15 am to 12:15 pm106 Forest Resources Building
April 18
Crop Mob: Eden View Farm8:30 am to 1:00 pmEden View Farm
April 18
Crop Mob: Tait Farm Foods10:00 am to 2:00 pmTait Farm Foods, Centre Hall
April 18
Reinvention Fund Symposium10:00 am to 3:00 pmNittany Lion Inn, Ballrooms CDE
April 18
Carol Sanford: "Catalyzing Innovation: Local Economies, Entrepreneurship and Education in a Living Systems Paradigm"1:30 pm to 3:00 pmBallroom CDE, Nittany Lion Inn
April 19
Earth Day Work Day10:00 am to 4:00 pmShaver's Creek
April 20
#sustainPSU11:00 am to 3:00 pmHub-Robeson Center
April 20
Film: "Plastic Paradise"1:00 pm to 2:15 pmAuditorium, Penn State Berks
April 20
Cultural Production and the Question of African Identity5:15 pm to 6:15 pmBiobehavioral Health Building’s Pike Auditorium
April 20
Presentation by Pandora Thomas, permaculture teacher5:30 pm to 6:30 pmFoster Auditorium, Paterno Library
April 20
The Nile Project: Water Cooperation and Musical Collaboration7:00 pm to 8:00 pmPattee Library’s Foster Auditorium
April 21
Panel: “Creepy, Crawly, Crunchy: Can Insects Feed the Future?” 1:30 pm to 2:30 pmFoster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library
April 21
South Food District's Sustainable, Local Meal 5:00 pm to 8:00 pmSouth Food District, University Park
April 21
Film: "Food Chains"6:30 pm to 7:30 pmFoster Auditorium, Paterno Library
April 22
Earth Day at Penn State Schuylkill(All day)Penn State Schuylkill
April 22
Earth Day at Penn State Altoona(All day)Penn State Altoona
April 22
2015 Water Symposium at Penn State(All day)Hub-Robeson Center
April 22
Earth Day at Penn State DuBois11:30 am to 1:30 pmMultipurpose Building Gymnasium, Penn State DuBois
April 22
Film: "Plastic Paradise"4:00 pm to 5:00 pm121 LCB, Penn State Beaver
April 22
The Nile Project Mini Performance6:00 pm to 7:00 pmHUB-Robeson Center’s Freeman Auditorium
April 22
Film: "Plastic Paradise"7:00 pm to 8:30 pmFreeman Auditorium
April 23
Sustainable Communities Collaborative Spring 2015 Closing Celebration5:00 pm to 7:00 pmCommunity Room, 2nd Floor, State College Borough Building
April 23
The Nile Project7:30 pm to 8:30 pmEisenhower Auditorium
April 24
18th Annual Environmental Chemistry and Microbiology Student Symposium4:00 pm to 5:30 pmUniversity Park
April 24
The Nile Project: Lecture-Demonstration5:00 pm to 6:00 pmPenn State Downtown Theatre Center’s Woskob Family Gallery
April 24
Community Jam with The Nile Project in partnership with Sounds8:30 pm to 9:30 pmState College Municipal Building’s Community Room
April 25
Watershed Clean-up Day8:00 am to 12:00 pmCentre County
April 25
Permablitz Hugelswale Workshop1:00 pm to 5:00 pmMorningStar Permaculture Learning Centre
April 28
Film: "Plastic Paradise"12:00 pm to 1:30 pm201A Health and Wellness, Penn State Schuylkill
April 30
Sustainability Leadership Minor Capstone Poster Exhibition5:30 pm to 7:30 pmHub-Robeson Center