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Fall 2019 School of Sustainability Student Showcase

Monday-Friday, December 2-6, 2019
Actual event times will vary, please see the list above.

Students in the School of Sustainability will be showcasing culminating experience projects during the bi-annual Student Showcase. Please join us as Wrigley Hall opens its doors to highlight student research, projects, coursework, and internships from the Fall 2019 semester.

Tuesday, December 3
SOS 582 MSUS CE Project Proposal Presentations
1:30 - 3:30 p.m...

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Sustainability Storytelling: Short Documentaries from Peter Byck’s Class: 13th Edition

Friday, December 6, 2019
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Join us for the annual screening of two short films created by students from the School of Sustainability and Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, under the direction of sustainability scientist and director of Carbon Nation, Peter Byck.

This year's films:

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Sustainability Storytelling: Short Documentaries from Peter Byck’s Class: 13th Edition

Friday, December 6, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us for the annual screening of two short films created by students from the School of Sustainability and Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, under the direction of sustainability scientist and director of Carbon Nation, Peter Byck.

This year's films:

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Fall 2019 School of Sustainability Student Showcase

Monday-Friday, December 2-6, 2019
Actual event times will vary, please see the list above.

Students in the School of Sustainability will be showcasing culminating experience projects during the bi-annual Student Showcase. Please join us as Wrigley Hall opens its doors to highlight student research, projects, coursework, and internships from the Fall 2019 semester.

Tuesday, December 3
SOS 582 MSUS CE Project Proposal Presentations
1:30 - 3:30 p.m...

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Arizona Riparian Council Series: Wetland Habitat Conservation in Southern Arizona

Wednesday, December 11, 2019
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Andrew Salywon

  • Research Botanist and Herbarium Curator, Desert Botanical Garden

Freshwater wetlands are one of the rarest and most endangered habitats in Arizona. Historic and current anthropogenic activities, especially those leading to groundwater decline, have had significant negative effects on wetlands in the southwestern U.S. The ecosystem services provided by wetlands include flood control, groundwater recharge, sediment and nutrient retention,...

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School of Sustainability Alumni - Community Garden Maintenance & Harvest

Saturday, December 14, 2019
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Interested in gardening? Want a way to contribute to your community? Interested in meeting fun, sustainability-oriented people? Then join us for the School of Sustainability Alumni Monthly Community Garden Harvest Day!

Help us give back to the community of Tempe by putting in a couple hours of yard work at...

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Sustainability Solutions Festival

February 1-22, 2020

The Sustainability Solutions Festival convenes the planet’s top sustainability events and organizations for the month of February to discover and explore how we can individually and collectively reimagine our lives and our planet. With foundational partners including GreenBiz and The Sustainability Consortium, the Sustainability Solutions Festival offers a wide array...

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Arctic Science Summer Week 2020

March 27 - 2 April, 2020

In 1999, the International Arctic Science Committee initiated the Arctic Science Summit Week to provide opportunities for coordination, cooperation and collaboration between the various scientific organizations involved in Arctic research. The summit has evolved into the most important annual gathering of the Arctic research organization. The Summit will be hosted...

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