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  • Citizens Climate Lobby Executive Director in Norman Nov 13th!

    Posted on October 29th, 2010 stacey No comments

    The San Diego-based executive director of Citizens Climate Lobby (www.citizensclimatelobby.org) will visit Norman November 13, 2010, to train volunteers–students and community members–who wish to work with the nonpartisan, nonprofit organization.

    Mark Reynolds will work with members of the newly formed Oklahoma chapter at a meeting from 8:30-noon that Saturday.

    For more information on the training, please email Catherine Hobbs at chobbs@ou.edu, or Ola Fincke, fincke@ou.edu.

  • Spring 2011 IPE Courses now open for enrollment!

    Posted on October 27th, 2010 stacey No comments

    Hi all,

    Just thought I would let you know what is being offered.  If you want any more details on any of the courses, justt email me at slbedgood@ou.edu.  Thanks, 

    Stacey L. Bedgood, Staff Assistant III
    Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Environment (IPE)
    The University of Oklahoma
    630 Parrington Oval, Monnet Hall, Rm 555
    Norman, OK 73019-4036
    Phone: 405-325-0595
    Email: slbedgood@ou.edu
    http://ipe.ou.edu/

    COURSE NUMBER TITLE INSTRUCTOR
    IPE 1013.995 Consumption & the Environment Coffman Rodriguez, Theresa
    IPE 3003.995 Nature & Culture Robertson, Helen
    IPE 3303.995 Food, Agriculture, and the Environment Collier, Matthew
    IPE 3423.995 Human Health, Man-Made Contaminants & The Environment Coffman Rodriguez, Theresa
    IPE 3800.001 Environmental Internship Dalton, Deborah
    IPE 3913.993 Law & The Environment Gray, Jennifer
    IPE 3913.995 The Psychology of Place Crowson, H. Michael
    IPE 3913.996 Unnatural Disasters: Environment, Risk, and Society Since the 18th Century (WILL SOON BE LISTED) Temple, Samuel
    IPE 3913.997 Wildlife Conservation and the Global Environment Wallis, Janette
    IPE 3913.998 Biodiversity in the 21st Century Wallis, Janette
    IPE 3960.001 Honors Reading Dalton, Deborah
    IPE 3980.001 Honors Research Dalton, Deborah
    IPE 4003.001 Practicum on Environmental Issues Dalton, Deborah
  • Apply for Green Week 2011′s Executive Team!

    Posted on October 9th, 2010 becky No comments

    Join the OUr Earth leadership in supporting Green Week by applying for UOSA’s Green Week 2011 executive team! To apply, go to: http://congress.ou.edu/resources.html

    Green Week 2011, to be held during the last week in April, promises to be the most significant, memorable Green Week to date. The Executive Team will be responsible for putting together a week of programming that promotes sustainable living and environmental awareness. It is going to be one of the most rewarding, challenging, and exciting experiences you could be a part of at OU.

    Positions are available in programming, public relations, finance, operations, publicity, and design.

    Applications are due Friday, Oct. 15 by 4:00 p.m.