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To Bike or Not Bike? A post for cyclists AND non-cyclists.

Posted by on May 28, 2014 in Misc, Sustainability, Uncategorized |

I ride because it is on a bicycle seat where I feel right. I ride because fueling my body with burritos is cheaper than fueling a car with gas. I ride because paying for parking is not in the budget. I ride because it keeps me strong and healthy. I ride because I want to curb greenhouse gas emissions. I ride because I can smile and say hi to my neighbors,...

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Online Workshops Posted!

Posted by on May 27, 2014 in Educational Equity, Justice System, Misc, Social Justice, Sustainability |

We are excited to present our first online workshops. Check back here for more in the future. Until then we hope you find these useful in your social change work. Please find below online workshops that we have generated from the in-person series of social change workshops. Our hope is that these online offerings can be engaged by individuals, classes and...

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Village Building Convergence Happening Now through June 1st

Posted by on May 27, 2014 in Educational Equity, Justice System, Social Justice, Sustainability |

City Repair is holding their annual Village Building Convergence now through Sunday June 1st. This festival is all about place making by creating public spaces through painting intersections, planting gardens, and natural building structures like benches and ovens. All over the city, including right here on the PSU Campus, projects are happening. There are...

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Allyship in Praxis Workshop Wednesday!

Posted by on May 21, 2014 in Educational Equity, Justice System, Social Justice, Sustainability |

Please join us for the following workshop, the second in the spring term series. Allyship in Praxis Sally Eck Wednesday May 21st from 7:00 – 9:00 PM Center for Intercultural Organizing, 700 N. Killingsworth In this workshop we will analyze the potentially fraught, yet invaluable concept of allyship in social justice practices.  What happens when...

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Research to Action: Food Systems Event at PSU this Friday 5/16

Posted by on May 13, 2014 in Educational Equity, Social Justice, Sustainability |

“The Research to Action Symposium is an opportunity for researchers, practitioners, and community members to share their work in five-minute, lightning-round presentations. The event allows attendees the chance to hear about and inform our collective efforts to address food systems issues and to explore connections, develop networks, and build...

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