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March 2016

Sustainability in the College of the Liberal Arts
March 2016
Upcoming Events

Renewable energy expert to speak March 3 at Penn State
Elizabeth Wilson, professor of energy and environmental policy and law at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota, will speak on “How Renewable Energy Really Gets on the Power Grid (or Doesn't)" from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 3, in room 114 of the Lewis Katz Building on Penn State’s University Park campus.

"Arctic Rhythms" Paul D. Miller (aka DJ Spooky) on March 23
Experience the polar regions as never before through the eclectic artistry of composer, author, musician, and 2014 National Geographic Emerging Explorer Paul D. Miller (aka DJ Spooky) on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm in Eisenhower Auditorium.

Sustainability News

Request a Deskside Composting Bucket 
When using the right tools, compost can be easy especially in the office. Penn State's waste management program, möbius, has just the tool for you: a desk-side compost bucket.  These desk-side compost buckets can be requested at

In polarized political climate, Penn State study finds common ground
In the midst of the 2016 presidential election season, headlines often tell the story of a polarized political climate in America. However, a recent national survey conducted by Penn State researchers found overwhelming bipartisan support for parks and recreation.

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