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Events

Social Sustainability Colloquium
Friday, February 20, 2015 - 2:00pm

Fridays, 2-4 p.m.
PSU ASRC (Rec Center Building), Room 650
1800 SW 6th Avenue
Free and open to the public

Next Colloquium: Friday, May 15, 2-4pm

The Economics of Climate Change: What Motivates Human Behavior

with Harriet Cooke, MD, MPH

From Money to Meditation, we will explore the social and psychological contributions to climate change. Reviewing the work of Naomi Klein and Tim Kasser, join us in exploring the ways our economic system impacts our empathy and our empathy impacts human behavior. Then join the discussion of visioning sustainable economic and monetary systems might that hight help shift human behavior in more caring and sharing ways.

Still scheduling for Spring term! Email sharpml@pdx.edu 

Watch for more to come!