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Sustainability Symposium March 26

The Department of Biology has organized an afternoon symposium – Practical Steps toward Sustainability – for 1-5 p.m. Friday, March 26, in Sullivan Science Building.

Free and open to the public, the symposium will be held in the building’s Jaylee Montague Mead Auditorium and will feature four internationally recognized speakers:

  • Dr. Robert Jackson, director of Duke University’s Center on Global Change, will discuss the problems of nitrogen pollution.
  • Dr. Patricia Gober, co-director of the National Science Foundation’s Decision Center for a Desert City, will discuss water resource sustainability.
  • Dr. Susan Smalley, director of the Michigan State University C.S. Mott Group for Sustainable Food Systems, will discuss community-based food systems.
  • Frank Harmon, FAIA and award-winning architect and leader in the field of sustainable design, will discuss sustainable architecture.

For more information, visit www.uncg.edu/bio/index.html or call 4-5391.