Post Tagged with: "Sustainability theme"

New T3 Course Examines Culture, Energy, and Environment in Appalachia

Dr. Marina Peterson

A new Tier III course in Fall 2015 examines the arts and culture of Appalachian Ohio, with special attention to energy and the environment. T3 4605: Culture, Energy, Environment is housed in the College of Fine Arts, and senior undergraduate students from all majors and colleges are encouraged to enroll. […]

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March 22, 2015 at 3:47 pmAnnouncements News

Introduction to Sustainability Course Offered in Fall 2015

Introduction to Sustainability Course Offered in Fall 2015

The Sustainability Studies theme offers the Introduction to Sustainability course (CAS 1415) in Fall 2015. The team-taught course is offered Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 11:50 a.m. in Bentley 210. CAS 1415 is open to all Ohio University undergraduate students. CAS 1415 is the foundational course for the Sustainability Studies […]

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March 20, 2015 at 7:48 pmNews

Learn About Americorps and Green Jobs, March 19

Learn About Americorps and Green Jobs, March 19

Two resource panels can help undergraduate and graduate students interested in expanding their understanding of opportunities as Americorps volunteers and within the green jobs sector. Americorps Panel—Thursday, March 19, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Baker Center Amanda Cunningham Leadership Center, Room 366 Green Jobs Panel—Thursday, March 26, from […]

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March 19, 2015 at 7:30 pmAnnouncements Events

Faculty Team-Teach Introduction to Sustainability Course

Faculty Team-Teach Introduction to Sustainability Course

The Sustainability Studies theme is offering a new Introduction to Sustainability course (CAS 1415) this spring semester. The course introduces students to sustainability concepts, issues, and trends from the local to the global levels. The course is team taught by Dr. Nancy Manring in Political Science, Dr. Kelly Johnson in […]

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March 10, 2015 at 11:50 amNews

Sustainable Living Floor Available to All Students

Sustainable Living Floor Available to All Students

Students who are interested in living a more sustainable lifestyle, or who enjoy learning about current sustainability issues, can take advantage of the opportunity to live on the Sustainable Living Floor in residential housing at Ohio University—and being surrounded by people who share these same interests. With this unique living […]

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February 25, 2015 at 12:19 pmAnnouncements News

‘Food Chains,’ Free Showing of Documentary, Feb. 18

‘Food Chains,’ Free Showing of Documentary, Feb. 18

The Food Studies Theme, along with the Common Project on Sustainability and the Making and Breaking the Law Theme, is sponsoring a free showing of the documentary Food Chains on Wednesday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m. at the Athena Cinema. A panel discussion follow the film presentation. This event is free […]

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February 18, 2015 at 7:45 pmEvents

Fossil Fuels Global Divestment Day, Feb. 13

Fossil Fuels Global Divestment Day, Feb. 13

Global Divestment Day from fossil fuels is Friday, Feb. 13, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Baker Center Front Room at Ohio University. The event features a panel discussion about divestment from fossil fuels, with panelists: Dr. Dan Karney (Energy Economics) Dr. Gary Coombs (Business Management) Dr. Nancy Manring, […]

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February 13, 2015 at 9:00 pmEvents