Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 73.12
Liaison Jenny McNamara
Submission Date Feb. 21, 2014
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Portland State University
ER-T2-6: Sustainability Events

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Heather Spalding
Sustainability Leadership and Outreach Coordinator
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Does the institution hold major events related to sustainability, such as conferences, speaker series, or symposia, that have students as the intended audience?:

A brief description of the event(s):

PSU hosts many events related to sustainability each year. These include:

- Social Sustainability Colloquium (weekly)
- Social Sustainability Month
- Earth Day of Service
- Alternative Spring Break
- PSU CleanTech Challenge
- Solutions seminars with experts from around the world (throughout the year)
- Intercultural Sustainability Art Show and Exhibit
- Annual Urban Ecological Research Symposium
- Research to Action Symposium
- Quarterly Student Craft and Flea Market
- Campus Conservation Nationals
- RecycleMania
- Weekly transportation seminars
- Annual Healthy U Wellness Challenge
- Food Week
- Bicycle workshops
- Regional Livability Summit
- Multnomah Food Policy Summit
- Portland State of Mind events
- Elevating Impact Summit
- Farmworker Awareness Week
- Sustainability in the Humanities Conference
- Seminars are held in Environmental Science and Transportation Departments
- Earth Days
- Ecosystem Services Partnership Conference
- Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference
- Village Building Convergence

The website URL where information about the event(s) are available:

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