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From The Office of Sustainablity—Welcome Freshman!

We are glad to see all of the new faces joining the campus community this fall. And we say Welcome Back! to those familiar faces here on the Wright State Campus.

The Office of Sustainability website is your "Go TO" place for Green News and Events, Resources and more. 

Want to know what Green Events are happening on campus and in the Greater Dayton community?  Check often for updates. 

Maybe you want to join our Adopt-A-Highway cleanup days or you are interested in becoming an active member of Gang Green, the Environmental Action Group. Perhaps you want to learn about transportation options like ZimRide, or recycling and energy conservation efforts on campus—for even more info, check out the archived materials and resources, too.

There’s many ways to Get Green on campus so be sure you check it out routinely!

Look for our table at Fall Fest!


Sustainability Events

Montgomery County Food Summit

November 7, 2014
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Register now for the Nov. 7th Montgomery County Food Summit. Hosted by Montgomery County Food Policy Coalition, University of Dayton's Sustainability, Energy and the Environment Program and Growing Power Initiative, and Partners for the Environment Food Team Connecting Producers to Consumers:
~ From our farms...to our tables
~ Focusing on solutions for local food distribution

University of Dayton River Campus, Meyer Room 1700 S. Patterson Blvd., Dayton, Ohio

This is a FREE event and lunch will be provided.

Download the flyer for more details.

Food Justice Film screening

October 15, 2014
7:00 p.m.

The Garden Station in downtown Dayton are promoting upcoming Food Justice Film screening at the Dayton International Peace Museum on October 15 at 7:00 pm.

Land & Freedom: Talking Food Systems
Visiting local gardens, farmers markets, and other fresh food projects in San Diego's diverse urban neighborhoods, Land & Freedom speaks with residents that are taking advantage of the city's reformed urban agriculture ordinances. Residents are finding alternatives to a food system that has historically distressed low income communities. Residents are eating healthier with produce they've grown themselves, using community gardens like they would use parks, and displaying respect for the neighborhoods they live in. Still, many people continue to struggle with the lack of affordable fresh produce readily available within neighborhoods and other resources to improve their lives.

About filmmaker:
Brian Myers, a video producer with the Media Arts Center San Diego, works with under-served communities to document the voice of local community members for the Speak City Heights multimedia collaborative. As a media justice activist he works on a variety of independent media projects for community groups, such as May Day Workers Film Festival, and other organizations focused on social justice. 

More information online at,
http://www.talkingfoodsystems.org/

Its also on Facebook,
https://www.facebook.com/events/1467274270226816/

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