Administrative Services

Sustainability Brownbaggers

Fall 2014 Schedule

Conversations for the Natural and Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities, and Business

Tuesdays from 12:30 to 1:30 PM
Malpass Library West, 4th Floor (unless stated otherwise)

Webinar available - on login page, select "Enter as a Guest"

9/23 Laurence Overmire,
Pacific Northwest author and environmentalist
The One Idea That Saves the World
9/30 Sarah Dewees,
First Nations Institute
Reclaiming Native Food Systems
10/7 Timothy Collins,
Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs
Historic Roots of Sustainable Community Development
10/21 Bucky Halker & Lisa Rathje,
Company of Folk
Grant Writing Workshop
1 PM - 4 PM, Browne Hall 220

Prairie Lands Environmental Summit - October 22nd

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM - Summit at the WIU Student Union
3:15 PM to 4:30 PM - Reception at the WIU Art Gallery

Visit the Environmental Summit Website for more information.


For more information, contact Timothy Collins, assistant director, Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs, 309-298-3412 or

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In cooperation with WIU Libraries, Sustainability Committee, Center for Innovation in Teaching and Research, Institute for Environmental Studies, and Human Resources-Wellness Program.