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Is your Refrigerator Running? Notes on the Landmark Kigali Accord

by Moses Viveros If your refrigerator or air conditioner is running, it’s probably contributing to Global Warming. You’re probably wondering “My refrigerator contribute to global warming? How is that even possible?” Well, most air conditioners and refrigerators use a chemical … Continue reading

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Chicago Wilderness Congress 2016 at UIC on Nov. 2nd

College students! Join the brainpower of more than 700 of the region’s top conservation and community partners at the Chicago Wilderness Congress — an annual regional conservation conference to be held on November 2nd, 2016, at the University of Illinois … Continue reading

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2016 Water-Energy-Climate Symposium at Northwestern Univ. on Oct. 13

Calling all sustainability enthusiasts and those interested in learning more about the water-energy-climate nexus! Northwestern University will be hosting a Water and Energy Symposium that is free and open to the public on October 13, 2016. The symposium offers an … Continue reading

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Day Three of #AmDreamConf at RU: Faculty Panels on Immigration, Citizenship, and the 2016 Election

Today is Day Three of Roosevelt’s American Dream Reconsidered Conference this week. This afternoon in Ganz Hall, on the 7th floor of the university’s historic Auditorium Building, RU faculty are featured in two panel discussions on the interrelated issues of … Continue reading

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Day Three of #AmDreamConf at RU: Presidential Panel on the Current State of the American Dream

Today is Day Three of Roosevelt’s American Dream Reconsidered Conference this week. At 9:30am in the beautiful Ganz Hall (AUD 7th floor), panelists who are leaders in the fields of politics, interfaith engagement, finance, and higher education suggest what next … Continue reading

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Diversity & Inclusion Open House at the #AmDreamConf Next Monday at Roosevelt University

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Social Justice “Call to Action” Roundtable Discussion at the #AmDreamConf Next Monday at RU

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