Solutions Blog

by Maria Sipin April 2, 2018
Tyler Wilkins, undergraduate in political science with a focus in public service and civic leadership. He is also a Student Fellow and intern with PSU’s Institute for Sustainable Solutions.
by Maria Sipin March 7, 2018
Could you identify a public place that could benefit from small streetscape improvements to benefit people walking, biking, or spending time in their neighborhood? Submit a proposal by March 23rd to move your idea forward through your community organization with a partnership with Better Block PDX, PSU Institute for Sustainable Solutions, and engineering students to plan a pop-up project. These demonstrations bring street improvements to life for a brief period and generate conversations and actions that could influence future implementation.
by Christina Williams March 5, 2018
A profile of new Institute for Sustainable Solutions Faculty Fellow Alida Cantor, her research on water justice issues in Hawaii, and how her young daughter inspires her work.
by Maria Sipin March 1, 2018

Some of the most innovative and impactful ideas for campus sustainability have emerged from the

by Maria Sipin February 28, 2018

From Contemporary Urban Design to Queer Ecologies, sustainability courses for spring 2018 at Portland State University span more than 20 subject areas.

by Maria Sipin February 7, 2018

Daveena Tauber is an adjunct professor who recently provided a workshop for Student Fellows of the Institute for Sustainable Solutions where they had the opportunity to identify their strengths, integrate their personal experiences and stories to support their career advancement, and practice challenging interview questions with peers around the room.