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Using tools from anthropology, geography, history, political science, and sociology we find sustainable solutions to complex problems. Brown bag socials throughout the academic year bring scholars and students together–over lunch–to educate and learn. Fieldwork opportunities take Huskies out of the classroom and into the community.

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What the Eyes Don't See book cover with author photo

A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City (Flint, MI) Panel Presentation and Book Discussion The book chronicles the Flint Water Crisis and its impact on local residents,...

1/23 6 pm
What the Eyes Don't See book cover with author photo

A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City (Flint, MI) Workshop The book chronicles the Flint Water Crisis and its impact on local residents, especially children. The panel will...

1/29 4:30 pm
Climate Challenges and Solutions 2020

Award winning videographer Peter Sinclair presents a stunning multimedia presentation documenting global climate challenges and efforts toward viable solutions. His compelling message and images...

1/29 7 pm
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The next Michigan Tech Research Forum will be Wednesday, February 12, 2020.in the Memorial Union Ballroom. Dr. Kathleen Halvorsen will lead the forum with a 30-minute presentation, followed by time...

2/12 4 pm
Banking Nature showing stocks and a snake.

Sustainability Film Series: Issues and Dialogue 3rd Thursdays each month, January - May 2020 Enjoy coffee, dessert, and facilitated discussion Cost: FREE, $5 suggested donation Banking Nature...

2/20 7 pm

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