Category Archives: exhibits

Photo Exhibit at RU’s Gage Gallery Opens Feb. 6

An exhibition by award-winning photo essayist Matt Eich, who tells the story through his photographs of an Ohio community abandoned by major industry, will be open to the public Feb. 6 through May 10 in Roosevelt University’s Gage Gallery, 18 … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Bioneers 2013 Conference at RU Starts this Friday — Register Today!

The Sustainability Studies Program at Roosevelt is proud to be a co-sponsor of the upcoming Great Lakes Bioneers Conference this weekend, Nov. 1-3, hosted at RU’s Chicago Campus. Today (Wednesday) is the last day for online registration. You can register … Continue reading

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Roosevelt Hosts Great Lakes Bioneers 2013 Conference Next Weekend

The Sustainability Studies Program at Roosevelt is proud to be a co-sponsor of the upcoming Great Lakes Bioneers conference next weekend, Nov. 1-3, hosted at RU’s Chicago Campus. For three exciting days, participants will have the opportunity to join international, … Continue reading

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Chicago Botanical Artists

For those who are in tune with art and nature, The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum is hosting a series of get-togethers for artists of all levels to sketch native plants in and around the museum. The goal of the series … Continue reading

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Register Now for the Great Lakes Bioneers 2013 Conference at RU in Chicago on Nov 1-3

Registration is now open for the upcoming Great Lakes Bioneers environmental sustainability conference to be hosted on November 1st through 3rd at Roosevelt University‘s Chicago Campus. For three exciting days, participants will have the opportunity to join international, national and … Continue reading

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Second Annual Forest Preserve of Cook County Photo Contest!

For those who have an eye for photography and want to have their work published, this is a great opportunity to show off your abilities. Until September 15th the FPDCC is taking submissions for their annual photo contest and the winner … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Bioneers 2013 Conference To Be Hosted by Roosevelt in Chicago on Nov 1-3

On November 1-3, 2013, Great Lakes Bioneers Chicago will host its second annual conference at Roosevelt University‘s Chicago Campus. For three exciting days, participants will have the opportunity to join international, national and local visionaries in a program of presentations … Continue reading

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Steel and Community in Chicago: Exit Zero Film, Exhibit, Discussion at the Field Museum Saturday (Apr 13)

Exit Zero is a documentary film that tells a personal story of the lasting social and environmental impacts of “deindustrialization” in Southeast Chicago.  Interweaving home movies, found footage, and first-person narrative, the film traces the stories of multiple generations of … Continue reading

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Good Food Festival / Chicago Food Policy Summit at UIC Forum this Week (Mar 14-16)

This Thursday thru Saturday, March 14-16, is a huge food/ag event at the UIC Forum in Chicago: The Good Food Festival. According to the festival’s website, “the Good Food Festival and Conference is the leading food event in the country! … Continue reading

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Good Food Festival / Chicago Food Policy Summit at UIC Forum (Mar 14-16)

Next week, March 14-16, is a huge food/ag event at the UIC Forum in Chicago: The Good Food Festival. According to the festival’s website, “the Good Food Festival and Conference is the leading food event in the country! It includes … Continue reading

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