Post Tagged with: "Sustainability theme"

Sustainability | Screening of ‘Seeds of Time,’ March 30

Sustainability | Screening of ‘Seeds of Time,’ March 30

The Common Experience Project on Sustainability Films presents Seeds of Time on March 30. The panel facilitator is Janice Brewer. Topics include agriculture, food, seeds, policy, climate disruption, and saving seeds. The Common Experience Project on Sustainability is an initiative developed by University College. Partners include the Voinovich School for Leadership and […]

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March 2, 2016 at 4:45 pmEvents

Sustainability | Screening of ‘Inhabit – A Permaculture Perspective,’ March 9

Sustainability | Screening of ‘Inhabit – A Permaculture Perspective,’ March 9

The Common Experience Project on Sustainability Films presents Inhabit – A Permaculture Perspective on March 9. Panelists are Dr. Therese Moran, Assistant Professor of English and Food Studies theme director; Paige Walters, International Development and Environmental Studies student; and Weston Lombard, Solid Ground Farm Athens County. Topics include permaculture, agriculture, farming, innovation, economics, governance, ecology. The […]

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March 1, 2016 at 10:00 pmEvents

Mother-Daughter Team on Sustainable Food Movement Rising, March 23

Mother-Daughter Team on Sustainable Food Movement Rising, March 23

Sustainability Studies theme brings Frances and Anna Lappé, a mother-daughter team internationally renowned for their work on sustainable food systems, food justice and grassroots democracy, to Ohio University in March to discuss “The Sustainable Food Movement Rising.” The founders of the Small Planet Institute will discuss sustainable food systems in […]

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March 1, 2016 at 6:30 pmEvents

Sustainability | Screening of ‘Bag It. Is Your Life Too Plastic?’ Feb. 10

Sustainability | Screening of ‘Bag It. Is Your Life Too Plastic?’ Feb. 10

The Common Experience Project on Sustainability Films presents Bag it. Is Your Life Too Plastic? on Feb. 10 A panel features Jennifer Cochran, Athens City Council; Heather Fuston, Rural Action; and Scott Miller, Zero Waste. Discussion topics include plastic, policy, environment, health, marine life, fossil fuels, alternatives to plastic, economics. The Common Experience Project on Sustainability is […]

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February 1, 2016 at 9:45 pmEvents

Patton on How a Prehistoric Appalachian Food May Hold Answers to Regional Food Insecurity, Feb. 12

The chenopod harvest at the Plant Biology Learning Garden.

Dr. Paul Patton discusses “Chenopodium Berlandieri: How a Prehistoric Appalachian Food May Hold Answers to Regional Food Insecurity” as part of the CE3 Brownbag Lunch Series on Feb. 12, at noon at The Ridges, Building 22, Room 221. The series is hosted by the Consortium for Energy, Economics & the Environment and the Environmental […]

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February 1, 2016 at 9:15 pmEvents

Sustainability | Screening of ‘Bikes vs Cars,’ Feb. 24

Sustainability | Screening of ‘Bikes vs Cars,’ Feb. 24

The Common Experience Project on Sustainability Films presents Bikes vs Cars on Wednesday, Feb. 24, at 7 p.m. at the Athena Cinema, 20 S. Court St. in Athens. A panel features Dr. Amy Lynch, Assistant Professor of Geography; Paul Logue, Athens City Planner: Pete Kotses, Athens City Council; and Sam Crowl, Office […]

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February 1, 2016 at 6:15 pmEvents

Sustainability | Screening of ‘This Changes Everything,’ Jan. 27

Sustainability | Screening of ‘This Changes Everything,’ Jan. 27

The Common Experience Project on Sustainability Films presents This Changes Everything on Wednesday, Jan. 27, from 7-9 p.m. A panel comprising Dr. Nancy Manring, Associate Professor of Political Science and Sustainability Studies theme leader; Dr. Edna Wangui, Associate Professor of Geography; and Eddie Smith, Graduate Student Senate President. Discussion topics […]

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January 27, 2016 at 5:30 pmEvents