BECOME A CITIZEN ACTIVIST - Nov. 8th, 3-4:30PM, LNCO Room 2110. Join us to learn
how to become an active citizen in your community. Lean how to lobby, write an op-ed
with a presentation by Tim Fitzpatrick from the Salt Lake Tribune, and connect with local and state non-profits to see how
you can make an impact.
LUNCH WITH LEADERS - Nov. 13, 11:45-1:15. Zach Frankel from Utah Rivers Council. If you would like to attend email Jenn Watt. (first 7 will have their lunch paid for by the ENVST program)
The Edible Campus Gardens are always seeking more volunteers! Sign up for the U Campus Tilth, a Weekly memo that includes volunteer times.
Volunteer Opportunity - Trail & Improvement work - Salt Lake Climbers Alliance
Dr. Jennifer Watt was awarded the John Topham and Susan Redd Butler Off-Campus Faculty Research Award, through the REDD Center, to continue her research studying mountain pine beetle outbreaks in the Northern Rocky Mountains.
A new study led by University of Utah researcher Jennifer J. Follstad Shah, in collaboration with a team of 15 scientists in the U.S. and Europe, suggests these decay rates may not increase as much as expected.
Imagine a garden in your home that requires no soil. Georgie Corkery, an environmental and sustainability studies and urban ecology major with a minor in design, spent her summer researching this idea, known as hydroponic lighting.