News and Events
Part of the TFISE mission is to spread news and information about research, scholarship opportunities, courses and events that related to sustainability and the environment. Below we share a list of items planned for 2019 by TFISE and its working groups.
1st | Launch of ‘What Would You Do?’ video shorts by TFISE media intern, Hannah Phillips
23rd | UFI Presents Chris Chandler Lecture about Green Heart Louisville, Trees and Health
TBA | Applications period opens for 2019-2020 Sustainability Interns
6th | Urban Forest Initiative and Bluegrass Youth Sustainability Council co-host a film screening and guided meditation, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Tates Creek HS Auditorium
7th | Urban Forest Initiative Film Screening, 5:00-6:30 p.m., W.T. Young Library AA Auditorium
25th | Kentucky Water Resources Annual Symposium
Newlsetters and Announcements
To encourage an academic environment that fosters multidisciplinary and transdiciplinary collaboration and scholarship TFISE sends periodic announcements about our current and upcoming projects and those of our friends across campus via our listserv. If you would like to share an event in our next announcement letter email firstname.lastname@example.org with "announcements" in the subject.
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