TFISE Event Listing

Spring 2018

SUSAIN-ABLE PEDAGOGIES-Workshop Applications

University of Kentucky faculty with an interest in sustainability are invited and encouraged to apply for admission to the sustain-able pedagogies workshop, supported by the UK Sustainability Challenge Grant. With a goal of interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary collaboration, the workshop will go beyond merely teaching about sustainability by focusing on the ways which faculty can implement sustainable methods of teaching into their curricula. A maximum of twelve grants of $2000 each will be awarded to selected applicants of varying backgrounds and experiences who can enrich or benefit from the exchange of ideas and practices about sustainability. (More Info).
Application deadline: February 25, 2018.


Author Jill Jonnes celebrates urban trees and their contributions to city life in Urban Forests – A natural history of trees and people in the American cityscape ’ and praises the people who have nurtured and protected our trees over the past centuries. Jill Jonnes was named a National Endowment for the Humanities scholar and is the author of Conquering Gotham, Empires of Light, and South Bronx Rising.

April 11th 2018, 6:00 PM- 8:30 PM
W.T. Young Library Auditorium & Alumni Gallery

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