Events

EVENTS

Fall 2013

Rapid Population Growth: Impacts on women's health, development, and environmental stability
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
4:10 PM
STEPS 290
Rebecca Harrington, Field and Outreach Director, Population Connection
Harrington will speak about the impace of rapid population growth on women's health, development, and environmental stability, and Population Connection's efforts toward population stabilization through access to reproductive healthcare for all women.
Co-sponsors: Environmental Initative and Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies
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Where am I Wearing: A Global Tour to the Countries, Factories, and the People That Make Our Clothes  
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
4:00 PM
Sinclair Auditorium 

Organized by South Mountain College with sponsorship from: Asian Studies, Environmental Initiative, Ethics Series, Global Studies, Humanities Center, Latin American Studies program, Library Speaker Series, Office of Sustainability, Religion Studies, Sociology and Anthropology, Sustainable Development, and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
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Fall 2012 Sustainable Development Cluster Series

Feeding a Crowded, Warm, Thirsty Planet
Dr. Ram Fishman
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, George Washington University
Monday, November 26, 2012
4:10 PM
STEPS 102
Free and Open to Public
Co-sponsors: Civil & Environmental Engineering, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Economics and Environmental Initiative

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The Many Faces of Malaria: Analyzing the Host-Parasite Dynamics of P. falciparum
Geoff Johnston, Ph.D. in Sustainable Development, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Epidemiology
and the Malaria Research Institute, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Thursday, November 29, 2012
4:10 PM
STEPS 290

Free and Open to Public
Co-sponsor: Health, Medicine and Society
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Sugar is the New Oil
Dr. Lucy Parshall Wachter
Financial Planning Analyst, Edeniq, Inc. Biomaterials & Sustainable Fuels Innovator
Monday, December 3, 2012
4:10 PM
STEPS 490
Free and Open to Public
Co-sponsors: Baker Institute, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Environmental Initiative and STS
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Millennium Development Goals: Lessons for the Next Generation of Sustainable Development Leaders
Dr. John McArthur
Senior Fellow, UN Foundation and Brookings Institution and former Deputy Director of UN Millennium Project
Thursday, December 6, 2012
4:10 PM
Sinclair Auditiorium
Free and Open to Public
Co-sponsors: Global Studies, International Relations, LU/UN Partnership and Political Science
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