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Archive: October 2011


The Sustainability Café on Monday, October 31st will feature Steven Penningroth, speaking on “Monitoring Water for Impacts from Residential Development, Agriculture and 'Hydrofracking'”  The Café will be held in Center for Natural Sciences Room 112 at 4:00PM.

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Three members of the Ithaca College community were invited to present on Ithaca College’s sustainability education program at the International Forum on Education for Sustainable Development, held from October 16-18th in Beijing, China.

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Tom Pfaff, a professor in the Mathematics department, recently gave the Randolph Lecture at the Fall, 2011 meeting of the Seaway section of the Mathematical Association of America.

The talk, "Sustain This! Making Math Matter," described examples of how sustainability issues can be covered in...

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Join in the discussion with local and regional experts about efforts to promote a just, humane, and sustainable food system.

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The Sustainability Café on Monday, October 24th will feature Linda Weintraub, speaking on Ingenious Solutions: How To Sustain the Sustainable Artist.”  The Café will be held in Center for Natural Sciences Room 112 at 4:00PM.

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The Sustainability Café on Monday, October 17th will feature Michael Carey, speaking on “Saving Alaska's Wilderness: The Creation of the Arctic National Wildlife Range.”  Mr. Carey's appearance is part of the History Department's Perspectives on History Lecture series with Environmental Studies and Sciences as a co-sponsor. This Sustainability Café is also being held in conjunction with the Environmental Seminar. This talk will be held in Textor Hall Room 101 at 4:00PM (note room change from earlier post).

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On Tuesday, October 11th at 7:00PM, Ithaca College welcomes renowned nuclear activist Helen Caldicott M.D., who will be presenting “Lessons from Fukushima: what role should nuclear energy and natural gas extraction play in our energy future?”  This lecture will take place in the Hockett Family Recital Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music. Recording artist Janet Burgan will present a pre-lecture concert starting at 6:30PM.

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