greenSPEAK Seminar Series (2013)

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Centre for Sustainability

John Vissers: “You damn commie tree hugger” – The fate and future of environmental activism in a conservative city (Nov. 26, 2013)

Andrea Gielens: Oregon Spotted Frog and Western Painted Turtle Recovery Programs (Nov. 19, 2013)

Nichole Marples: “From Awareness to Action” (Nov. 5, 2013)

Sven Van de Wetering: speaking on barriers to behavioral change (Oct. 15, 2013)

Tom Baumann and Eric Gerbrandt: Reliable Fruit Set in Berries – Give the bees some help (Oct. 8, 2013)

Carrie Baron: Speaks on the rising sea level (Oct. 1, 2013)

Dr. Trevor Carolan: “Talking Dirty, Talking Green:  Confronting the New Academic anti-Environmentalism” (Sept. 24, 2013)

Sam Thomas:  “How green is UFV?” (Sept. 10, 2013)

Doreen Duvall: On GMOs (Genetically Modified Organisms) (Mar. 26, 2013)

Rex Weyler: 50 years of environmentalism: How are we doing? State of Earth 2013 (March 12, 2013)

Students for Sustainability: The revitalization of this student association. (Feb. 26, 2013)

Dr. Lucy Lee: Speaking on the Sapphire Project (Feb. 19, 2013)
MDA Information SystemsUFV Partners with MDA to support space surveillance efforts

Ron Stead: Sustainability initiatives undertaken by the city of Abbotsford, including the Community Sustainability Planning Initiative (Feb. 5, 2013)


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