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December, 2018

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

During our December Staff and Faculty Eco-Reps Meeting, we will be awarding our annual end-of-the-year Eco-Reps awards.

January, 2019

Sunday, January 27, 2019 (All day) to Wednesday, January 30, 2019 (All day)

Every two years, the Partnership for the Delaware Estuary (PDE)  holds a summit that focuses on developing practical solutions to challenges facing our tidal Delaware River and Bay. We invite scientists, managers, educators and the public. Our next summit, set for January 2019, will be a four-day event featuring dozens of experts and more than 100 presentations about clean water, healthy habitats, shellfish, tidal wetlands and more.  Learn more here.

February, 2019

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Jennifer leads sustainability and packaging quality for Drinkworks, a joint venture between Keurig Dr. Pepper and Anheuser-Busch InBev. Jennifer's professional background spans corporate sustainability, investment management, operations and lean manufacturing, and technology entrepreneurship.

March, 2019

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 8:00am to 3:00pm

Lack of clean water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) is still a global crisis associated with excess deaths among children, high morbidity, and crippling development. The United Nations Sustainable Development Goal #6 is to provide access to clean water, adequate sanitation and hygiene for everyone by the year 2030. Access to WASH is a stated public policy goal of all nations, yet every single country still experiences WASH inequalities.

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 8:00am to 3:00pm

Lack of clean water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) is still a global crisis associated with excess deaths among children, high morbidity, and crippling development. The United Nations Sustainable Development Goal #6 is to provide access to clean water, adequate sanitation and hygiene for everyone by the year 2030. Access to WASH is a stated public policy goal of all nations, yet every single country still experiences WASH inequalities.

June, 2019

Friday, June 21, 2019 (All day)

In recognition of McHarg’s legacy, the department of landscape architecture at Penn is establishing The Ian L. McHarg Center—a nexus of research, teaching, and advocacy for improving the relationship between cities and their landscapes, and processes of urbanization and ecosystems. The Center’s official launch is a part of Design with Nature Now?—an international symposium to be held in Philadelphia in the summer of 2019, marking the 50th anniversary of McHarg’s magnum opus, ‘Design with Nature’.