Institute for Sustainable Development
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Sustainability Gets Down to Business

Taylor Bass Wins $10,000 Jack Rawlins Environmental Award

A junior honors student at CSU, Chico is the first recipient of the $10,000 Jack Rawlins Environmental Award, recognition and support intended to foster a lifelong commitment to environmental activism.   Continue Reading

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SUST New home page Conference Keynote: “Saving Civilization”

Living in Harmony with Each Other and the Natural

At the most successful sustainability conference held at CSU, Chico, the keynote speaker pointed out that sustainability is primarily about human survival, and higher education must lead the way. Continue Reading

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Civics, Service-Learning, and Sustainability

Deanna Berg Selected Director of Civic Engagement

Program manager at Community Action Volunteers in Education (CAVE) since 2002, Deanna Berg will officially begin her new position as CSU, Chico’s first director of civic engagement on January 1. Continue Reading