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Solutions Generator 2011
Wednesday, February 9, 2011 - 1:00pm to Wednesday, February 9, 2011 - 4:00pm

WHAT: Solutions Generator 2011

WHEN: Friday, February 4, 2011 to Monday, February 28, 2011

To foster the creative energy of the PSU community and to engage all parts of the university in trans-disciplinary problems solving, the Institute for Sustainable Solutions is hosting a pilot "Solutions Generator." The themes for this event are:

  1. Waste reduction and energy conservation
  2. Social equity
  3. Community food systems

The Solutions Generator will provide an opportunity for interdisciplinary teams of faculty, staff, students, and community members to submit proposals for innovative solutions to pressing sustainability issues on campus, discuss creative ideas, form partnerships, and generate creative solutions. Successful proposals will receive up to $10,000 each.

Stage 1: Registration - February 4, 2011 (Abstract Submission Deadline Extended to Feb 7)
Stage 2: Solutions Generator Event - February 9, 2011 from 1-4pm in Smith 327/8
Stage 3: Drop In Mentoring Sessions (Optional)
Stage 4: Full Proposal - February 18, 2011
Stage 5: Notification - February 28, 2011

Please see the following link for more information: http://www.pdx.edu/sustainability/research-funding-and-opportunities or contact Heather Spalding at 503-725-5598.