Sustainability Week Offers Student Projects, Lecture Series

A series of lectures and special events help launch the first SSU Sustainability Week to be held on campus.

Join Us in Making Progress (JUMP) Student Projects:

Sustainability Supper nooner, Tuesday, Oct. 22,11:30-1 p.m. Different parts of campus supporting sustainability such as the ride share group, composting, and garden, are in the Darwin Quad to show students how SSU is currently being sustainable. JUMP kicks off its plastic bag drive.

Fall Garden Party in the Environmental Technology Center garden. Students and staff are invited to come out and have some fun decorating pumpkins, touring the garden, and learning about the new partnership with St. Vincent de Paul and the Agro Ecology Class. Free produce samples, live music. Friday, Oct 25, 4-6 p.m.

Lecture Series

Developing Environmental Sensor Networks at the SSU Preserves: Opportunities for Cross-disciplinary Collaboration Claudia Luke, Director of SSU Preserves and Field Stations, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Oct. 17, Salazar 2009A. (Physics Colloquium, What Physicists Do)

Solar Fuels Production by Artificial Photosynthesis, Joel Ager, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. 4-5 p.m., Oct. 21, Darwin 103

Mathematical Modeling with Stochastic Processes, Chris Dugaw, Humboldt State University. 4-5 p.m., Oct. 23, Darwin 103. (Mathematics Colloquium)

Water Resources: Challenge and Opportunities Jeff Loux, UC Davis Extension. 12-12:50 p.m., Oct. 24, Warren Auditorium (ENSP Environmental Forum)


Iterative Design and Development of the 'World of Balance' Game: From Ecosystem Education to Scientific Discovery
Dr. Ilni Yoon, San Francisco State University. 12-1 p.m., Nov. 7, Salazar 2016. (Computer Science Colloquium)

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