Posts Tagged ‘Spring Creek Project’

Win a Free Copy of The Sixth Extinction

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Elizabeth Kolbert is a staff writer for The New Yorker and the author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change. She will be speaking at  OSU on Monday, February 2nd, at 7 pm at the LaSells Stewart Center. Kolbert has received multiple awards for her writings including the American Association for the [...]

Transformation without Apocalypse: How to Live Well on an Altered Planet

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

The Spring Creek Project’s Winter Symposium kicks off tomorrow and runs through Saturday

The College of Liberal Arts– Spring Creek Project, presents Transformation Without Apocalypse, a two-day event discussing climate change, alternative visions of the future, and community awareness. The event will take place in LaSelles Stewart Center, beginning Valentine’s Day and running until 7:30 PM [...]

NOW HIRING: Website Developer Intern for the Spring Creek Project

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

The challenge of the Spring Creek Project is to bring together the practical wisdom of the environmental sciences, the clarity of philosophical analysis, and the creative, expressive power of the written word, to find new ways to understand and re-imagine our relation to the natural world.
Position Summary: The website developer will work closely with Spring [...]

Philosophy Talk live taping: The Moral Costs of Climate Change

Friday, April 13th, 2012

Hosts Stanford philosophers John Perry and Ken Taylor will discuss “The Moral Costs of Climate Change” with guest Allen Thompson from the OSU School of History, Philosophy and Religion, and co-editor of the new book “Ethical Adaption to Climate Change.”
The live taping will also feature by a report from the Philosophy [...]

Sustainability Writing Contest for OSU students

Sunday, March 27th, 2011

The Spring Creek Project and the OSU Student Sustainability Initiative present
OSU’s First Annual Sustainability Writing Contest:

“THE GREAT WORK — Re-imagining Humanity as the Planet Changes”

The Spring Creek Project and the Student Sustainability Initiative are interested in hearing your stories and ideas about ways to move forward with issues of sustainability and conservation in [...]