College of Arts & Sciences Sustainability

Sustainability Series

March 2015
Tuesday, March 3rd -
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Recognizing that Indigenous attempts to recover traditional knowledge and ways of being occur today within the context of colonization and climate chaos, we must find new ways to live in accordance with Indigenous values and cosmologies that also address that violence and tumultuous change. This presentation will explore these particular challenges within the Dakota homeland of Minisota Makoce. Join us in Beacom Hall, Room 133
Monday, March 30th -
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Stand-up Economist, Yoram Bauman, will deliver an informative comedy show which mixes humor with economics related to climate change and other environmental issues.
April 2015
Monday, April 20th -
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Dr. Ed Brook, Paleoclimatologist, Oregon State University, will present the PBK Lifto Amundson Lecture. The 27th annual Lifto Amundson Lecture will be held in conjunction with the initiation of new members into Phi Beta Kappa.
Wednesday, April 22nd -
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Author Craig Childs will present the Earth Day 2015 keynote lecture titled "Field guide to the beginning of the world."