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PSU's Annual Sustainability Celebration
Friday, May 29, 2009 - 3:00pm to Friday, May 29, 2009 - 5:00pm

Please join PSU students, faculty, and staff for a celebration of our successes in sustainability during the 2008-2009 academic year.

WHAT: Portland State University's Annual Sustainability Celebration

WHEN: Friday, May 29, 3-5 p.m. Poster session and refreshments begin at 3 p.m. Program begins at 4 p.m. with remarks by PSU President Wim Wiewel.

WHERE: PSU Native American Student and Community Center (710 S.W. Jackson St.). For information on transit options, visit ride.trimet.org.

ABOUT: This annual celebration gives the PSU community an opportunity to recognize those individuals and efforts that have made this past  year a transformative time for the University's many sustainability initiatives. The event includes:
    •    Poster session of those faculty and student projects funded by the James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation grants;
    •    Highlights from the year in sustainability across campus, including student group accomplishments;
    •    Recognition of graduating student cohorts in undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs focused on sustainability;
    •    Recognition of outstanding graduating student employees;
    •    Remarks from campus sustainability leaders and a look ahead at some of the exciting plans for 2009-2010.

This event is co-sponsored by the PSU Sustainability Office and the Center for Sustainable Processes and Practices. Please consider bringing your own mug or beverage container. For more information, call 503-725-8951.