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November, 2018

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

The scope of the seminar includes regulation and policy papers. The scope of the seminar also includes environmental and transportation issues, as long as there is a connection with energy. Sessions are biweekly on Wednesdays (see dates below) from 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m in the Kleinman Center classroom—Fisher Fine Arts Room 306.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:30pm to 8:30pm

The forum will include 30-minute presentations (with questions) on: 

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

During our November Staff and Faculty Eco-Reps Meeting, we will be discussing reducing waste during the holidays.

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 5:00pm to Friday, November 30, 2018 - 6:00pm

PPEH and Price Lab present a two-day workshop, including a keynote from Shannon Mattern, to explore Community Mapping, Civic Data, and Waterways, as a part of PPEH's annual theme of Places of Language, Languages of Place.

December, 2018

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Demanding Innovation: The Impact of Consumer Subsidies on Solar Panel Production Costs

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.

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’.