Announcements

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Year of Sustainability
Thank you for your participation in this program. All funds have been awarded at this time.
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Green Speakeasy
April 14, 4:30 p.m., University Club Library
Dr. Eric Beckman, Co-Director, Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation and George M. Bevier Professor of Engineering, Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Department  will discuss "Why is it so Hard to Find Truly Green Products, Yet so Easy to Find Green-Washed Products?"  More details can be found here> 

Events

Apr
6
2015
Fracking is a Feminist Issue: Women Confronting Fossil Fuels and Petrochemicals in an Age of Climate Energency
7-8:30 p.m., William Pitt Union, Assembly Room
The lecture will explore the rold of women in the construction of knowledge about the risks of extreme fossil fuel extraction, gender disparities in the distribution of economic costs and benefits, the disproportionate burden of harm that women experience when their communities become targeted for oil and gas extraction, and the rise of women leaders in the antifracking movement.  More Details> 
Apr
7
2015
The Business of River Conservation: Finding the Middle Ground for Commerce, Environment and Human Welfare
11:30 am-1:30 pm, University Club Ballroom A
Apr
17
2015

Sustainability Student Expo  II

Swanson School of Engineering

6:00-8:00 pm, Alumni Hall
Apr
19
2015
8:00 AM, DLLCC
Innovation and the Triple Bottom Line returns to Pittsburgh April 19-21, 2015! Sponsored by Pitt’s Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation and CMU’s Steinbrenner Institute, the Conference presents the latest research and practice directed at development of environmentally sustainable buildings and infrastructure. Read More>