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Sustainability-Related Events

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Friday, April 1, 2016

March 30
Exhibit: Bittersweet Winds(All day)134 HUB Robeson Center
April 1
Native Plants for Landscapes: A Series for Green Industry Professionals(All day)New Hope, PA
April 1
Natural Freedom: Human/Nature Nondualism in Japanese Thought3:30 pm to 4:30 pmFoster Auditorium
April 2
Crop Mob: Jade Family Farm8:30 am to 4:30 pmJade Family Farm
April 2
Pollinators Symposium9:00 am to 3:00 pmEbensburg Borough Building Meeting Room, 300 W. High Street, Ebensburg
April 2
The New Faces of an Ancient People Traditional American Indian Powwow 11:00 am to 9:00 pmMount Nittany Middle School in Boalsburg
April 4
PA Power Dialog 9:30 am to 4:00 pmState Museum in Harrisburg
April 4
Seminar: “Landscape Demography: Heterogeneity and Scale in the Growth, Stability and Extinction of Populations”4:00 pm to 5:00 pm106 Forest Resources Building
April 4
Film: "Groundswell Rising" 5:00 pm to 6:00 pmLuerssen, Penn State Berks
April 5
Home Water and Septic System Workshop1:00 pm to 3:00 pmBucks County Extension Neshaminey Manor Center 1282 Almshouse Rd. Doylestown, PA 18901
April 5
Lecture: "Stories from the Seven Continents"6:30 pm to 9:30 pmFoster Auditorium of Paterno Library
April 6
Seminar: "Advanced Energy Systems"10:00 am to 11:00 amC213 Coal Utilization Laboratory, EMS Energy Institute
April 6
Brown Bag Lecture: Decolonizing Our Wombs: Gender Justice and Petro-PharmaCulture12:15 pm to 1:15 pm157 Burrowes Building
April 6
Film: "Groundswell Rising" 1:00 pm to 2:15 pmFranco 151, Penn State Berks
April 7
Spring into Survival9:30 am to 10:30 amBald Eagle State Park, 149 Main Park Rd, Howard, PA, 16841
April 7
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Three Key Policy Concerns Related to Fracking3:00 pm to 4:30 pmHosler Bldg
April 7
Discussion: #SleepRevolution5:30 pm to 7:00 pmGrandfather Clock Lounge, Atherton Hall
April 8
19th Annual Environmental Chemistry and Microbiology Student Symposium(All day)Forest Resources Building
April 8
Seminar: "Sustainability and Community -- (Anthropological) Insights from Cohousing"2:00 pm to 3:15 pm215 Armbsy
April 9
Crop Mob: Piper's Peck9:00 am to 3:00 pmPiper's Peck, Bellefonte, PA
April 9
Crop Mob: Deb's Flower Farm10:00 am to 12:00 pmDeb's Flower Farm, Julian, PA
April 9
Earth Fest 201611:00 am to 4:00 pmShenango River Habitat Room
April 9
Keynote Address: How Jonathan Baldwin Turner Saved Flint, Mich.11:40 am to 12:40 pmForest Resources Building
April 11
Seminar: Assessing Atrazine Across the Mississippi River Basin Using Citizen-Based Scientific Data Collection1:30 pm to 2:30 pm217 Forest Resources Building
April 11
Seminar: Dangerous Ideas: Controversy and Polarisation of Debate in Conservation and Restoration4:00 pm to 5:00 pm106 Forest Resources Building
April 12
Novel Ecosystems Research Symposium: An afternoon with Penn State Ecologists1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
April 12
Program: Mini-course for senior volunteers2:00 pm to 4:00 pmBiobehavioral Health Building, 4th Floor Conference Room, University Park
April 13
Event: Penn State Ag Day10:00 am to 2:00 pmBerkey Creamery lawn
April 13
Seminar: Demand for "healthy" products: False claims in advertising 12:00 pm to 1:15 pm157 Hosler Building
April 14
Talk "On Becoming a Nature Writer"3:30 pm to 4:30 pm124 Sparks Building, University Park
April 14
Student Farm Community Check-In5:00 pm to 6:30 pm110 Henderson
April 14
Reading: Nature writer Robert Finch to read from his works7:00 pm to 8:00 pmGrucci Room, 102 Burrowes Building, University Park
April 15
Film: "The True Cost"1:00 pm to 2:15 pmFranco 151, Penn State Berks
April 16
Event: Master Gardeners table at Williamsport Growers' Market8:00 am to 1:00 pmWilliamsport Growers' Market
April 16
Blue-White Weekend Greenhouse Tours & Family Events10:00 am to 1:00 pmHeadhouse 2
April 16
Event: Composting workshop at Children's Garden10:00 am to 11:00 amChildren's Garden across from Washington County Fairgrounds
April 17
Earth Day Birthday2:00 pm to 5:00 pmMillbrook Marsh Nature Center
April 18
Earth Week Instagram Contest(All day)
April 18
Earth and Humans: Culture and Climate Change9:00 am to 5:00 pmHub Robeson Center
April 18
Food Waste Demo10:00 am to 2:00 pmHUB Robeson Center
April 18
Fair: Brandywine events focus on community involvement11:30 am to 1:30 pmPenn State Brandywine Campus
April 18
Seminar: “For the Love of Rivers: A Scientist’s Journey”4:00 pm to 5:00 pm106 Forest Resources Building
April 18
Sustainable Local Meal5:00 pm to 7:30 pmSouth Food District, University Park, PA
April 18
Film: "Tapped"5:00 pm to 6:00 pmRoom 5, Luerssen Building, Penn State Berks
April 18
Dinner and a Movie with the Student Farm5:00 pm to 7:00 pmRedifer Commons & 102 Thomas
April 19
Event: Alternative vehicle display1:00 pm to 3:00 pmHUB Lawn
April 19
Penn State Sustainable Technology Exposition1:00 pm to 3:00 pm129A, 129B, and 129C HUB
April 19
Colloquia: "Up, Up and Away: Interactions Between Magmatism, Tectonics and Climate"4:00 pm to 5:00 pm22 Deike Building
April 19
Film: "Just Eat It"5:00 pm to 7:00 pmLuerssen Building, Penn State Berks
April 19
Event: Green Program meeting6:00 pm to 7:00 pm22 Deike Building, University Park
April 19
Film: "Glacial Balance"7:00 pm to 9:30 pmFreeman Auditorium, HUB-Robeson Center
April 19
Presentation: Climate and energy: Big challenges and bigger opportunities7:30 pm to 8:30 pm100 Thomas Building
April 20
Seminar: "Biomass Combustion Emissions and Community Health"10:00 am to 11:00 amC213 Coal Utilization Laboratory, EMS Energy Institute
April 20
Film: "Racing to Zero"5:00 pm to 6:00 pmRoom 5, Luerssen, Penn State Berks
April 21
Seminar: "Documenting Science: How to Shoot Usable Video of your Research"9:45 am to 11:30 amFoster Auditorium in Pattee Library
April 21
Book Signing: Abel James to appear at Hazleton campus bookstore6:00 pm to 7:00 pmPenn State Hazleton bookstore, 76 University Drive
April 21
Event: Reality TV stars to speak about healthy cooking at Penn State Hazleton7:00 pm to 8:00 pm115 Evelyn Graham Academic Building, Penn State Hazleton
April 22
Event: 4th Annual OOE Earth Day Celebration(All day)Outreach Building Lobby
April 22
Waste-Free lunch11:30 am to 1:00 pm3rd Floor Bridge of the Huck Life Sciences Building
April 22
Event: Penn State Sustainability Leadership Award Ceremony1:30 pm to 2:00 pmoutside the MorningStar Solar Home on Penn State Campus
April 22
Sustainable Energy Education Workshop: Passive House Tour2:00 pm to 4:00 pmBechtelsville, PA
April 22
Lecture: “The Changing Geospatial Landscape”4:00 pm to 5:00 pm112 Walker Building
April 22
SPA Lectures Presents: Jeff Corwin8:00 pm to 9:00 pmAlumni Hall, HUB
April 23
Watershed Cleanup Day(All day)Centre County
April 23
Garden symposium8:00 am to 4:00 pmHillman Center for the Performing Arts, 423 Fox Chapel Road, Fox Chapel (15238)
April 23
Symposium: Author Claudia West is keynote speaker8:30 am to 4:00 pmShady Side Academy in Fox Chapel
April 25
Seminar: Applications in Sustainable Climate Risk Management: US Army Corps of Engineers12:15 pm to 1:15 pm117 Earth-Engineering Science Building
April 25
Film: "Tapped"1:00 pm to 2:15 pmFranco 151, Penn State Berks
April 25
Lecture: The Role of Leadership Development & the Land-Grant Mission in a Global Society3:00 pm to 4:00 pmHintz Family Alumni Center
April 25
Spring 2016 Campus and Community Sustainability Expo5:00 pm to 7:00 pmState College Borough Building, 243 S. Allen Street
April 26
Stormwater & Soil Loss Workshop8:30 am to 4:00 pmSpring Mills, PA
April 26
Seminar: Marjolijn Haasnoot, Computational Ecology Laboratory, Deltares Anticipating Change by Exploring Adaptive Policy Pathways into an Uncertain Future - Not So Different from Playing Soccer12:15 pm to 1:15 pm117 Earth-Engineering Science Building
April 27
Brown Bag: Climate Change and Consequences for Estuarine Environments11:15 am to 12:15 pm529 Walker Building
April 27
Seminar: Floodplain Disturbance & Ecosystem Service Provisioning12:20 pm to 1:20 pm104 Forest Resources Building
April 27
Film: "Just Eat It"1:00 pm to 2:15 pmFranco 151, Penn State Berks
April 27
Discussion: The Changing Climate of Business6:00 pm to 7:00 pm110 Business Building
April 28
Home Water and Septic Workshop 1:00 pm to 3:00 pmMonroe County Extension, Stroudsburg, PA
April 28
Capstone Exhibition: Sustainability Leadership and Civic and Community Engagement minors6:00 pm to 7:30 pmHUB Noontime Lounge
April 29
Ask A Cyclist: Centre Bike table at Allen Street Gates7:45 am to 4:00 pmAllen Street Gates
April 29
Student Farm Plant Sale10:00 am to 3:00 pmHeadhouse 2
April 29
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event10:00 am to 6:00 pmCentre County Recycling and Refuse Authority, Transfer Road
April 29
Film: "Racing to Zero"1:00 pm to 2:15 pmFranco 151, Penn State Berks
April 29
Presentation: Forest Service Wilderness and Wild and Scenic Rivers2:00 pm to 3:00 pmRoom 112 Forestry Resources Building
April 29
Seminar: Beyond the 'Impact' Model: Rural Communities, Resilience and Rapid Energy Development3:30 pm to 5:00 pm808 Donald Ford Building
April 29
Event: Gathering to send bicyclists on journey to Washington, D.C.3:45 pm to 4:30 pmState College Presbyterian Church, 132 W. Beaver Ave.
April 30
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event8:00 am to 2:00 pmCentre County Recycling and Refuse Authority, Transfer Road
April 30
Workshop: Woods in Your Backyard9:00 am to 4:00 pmPenn State University Forest Resources Building