Did you know that slavery still exists? And that it could happen in our own backyard?! House of Engedi is dedicated to establishing a long-term safe home that provides physical, mental and spiritual healing in an effort to overcome the brutalization of sex trafficking, in the lives of victimized women in the state of Oregon. […]
Your Opportunity: This fall, UO students are eligible to receive a free in-home energy efficiency assessment. The $CORE program offers tenants an hour tour of energy reduction strategies and conservation techniques. $CORE’s Energy Educators will install up to $40 in energy-saving materials. If the majority of the household is present, the assessment includes a hot […]
From November 15 – 17, Cascade Climate Network will be hosting the CCN retreat Fall Flurry at Reed College! This event will be a chance to strengthen an incredible regional network of dedicated student activists. There will be potlucks, parties, art makes, trainings, open discussions, actions, skill shares, and more!! Activists from out of town […]
Ecological Design Center presents -> HOPES: Inevitability [Brainstorming] Who: Anyone with an interest in issues of sustainability! That’s everyone! What: Brainstorm. A downpour of incredible ideas for how to frame the HOPES: Inevitability conference this coming April. And pizza.There will be pizza. Where: The Hearth. 2nd Floor, Lawrence Hall. When: October 17th, 6:00PM to 7:30PM. […]
The Survival Center presents (from academy award nominated filmmaker Marshall Curry) a story of the earth liberation front: If A Tree Falls. When: Wednesday October 23rd at 6PM Where: Willamette 110, UO Campus (right of Volcanology) Updates and information will be given from: Eugene Library Front and Cascadia Forest Defenders.
This October, over 10,000 youth activists will gather in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania for Power Shift. There are less than 2 weeks left to register for Power Shift — the largest gathering of youth change makers in 2013 and Sierra Club needs your help to connect with other young people to register. Sierra Club be hosting two […]
Elise Downing, Assistant at the Sustainability Center, is this week’s student profile. http://champions.uoregon.edu/i-love-community-i-have-found-oregon Always articulate and passionate, Elise will be missed, but graduation means great new things await!
This month Survival Center is hosting a series of events called “Abolition April,” which explores and analyzes the injustices of our prison and penal systems. We will be looking at the prison-industrial complex through a radical, queer, anti-racist, and anti-capitalist lens. Our first event is on Wednesday, April 4th @ 7 pm in the Fir Room. […]
OLIS Green Films Series is coming! FRESH Thursday, April 5, 2012 | 5:30pm | 128 ChilesOfficial selection at 2009 Newport Beach Film Festival, 2009 Maine International FilmFestival, 2009 Sustainable Living Film Festival, and 2009 Environmental Film Festival.FRESH profiles the farmers, thinkers and business people of America who are re-inventingfood production. With a commitment to […]
Thanks everyone for a fantastic Sustainability Fair yesterday! We had 15 student groups represented and lots of visitors. Coming up: Earth Week! Help us plan a fantastic event series. Meeting: Monday 1.30 at 6pm in the Sustainability Center Student Sustainability Fund: If you are looking for a grant, get your applications in by February 3rd! […]