Study finds that in treating obesity, one size does not fit all November 13, Place for performance Brown's envisioned performing arts center will serve as an academic building used primarily by students and faculty for classes, rehearsals, productions and research — yet with flexible spaces that will welcome audiences from the greater community for theatre, music and dance performances. Diana Nelson, left, and John Atwater The gift extends a long track record of volunteer and financial support for Brown by Nelson and Atwater. Atwater is a Brown Corporation member and Class of graduate who is founder and CEO of Prime Group, a leading real estate equity and investment firm. They have five children and live in San Francisco.
Awards are currently being granted once a year by the Green Fund Committee, which is composed of one faculty member, one staff member, and the three student members of the Sustainability Council.
The Green Fund supports advancing sustainability on our campus through research, efficient design, energy and waste reduction, aesthetic upgrades, and education and outreach. Do you have a great sustainability project idea?
Please consider applying to the Green Fund! Click here for the Green Fund proposal form. Green Fund workshops are held in the spring and the fall and they are a great way to learn about the green fund proposal process.
Our fall schedule is as follows: They are highly recommended. A representative from PSO will attend the workshops to offer feedback. Awardees will be announced in April, at our annual Sustainability Celebration. At least one representative from each awarded project must attend one of two mandatory workshops, usually held in May and June.
Green Fund projects should: Advance sustainability on the SIU campus in one or more of the following areas: Show proof of signed approval by relevant campus department s prior to receiving funding, and include plans for local, state, or federal permitting if applicable.
Include a plan for long-term maintenance and operations, as appropriate. Preference will be given to projects that: Have significant student involvement or leadership role s. Have education, outreach, and research components. Are able to obtain matching funds.
Clearly articulate the greatest benefit to the SIU community for the least cost. Are collaborative in nature, involving multiple units and departments. Support existing campus sustainability priorities. Be in the Know Climate Change Education in Higher Education A recent study by an SIU faculty and student has indicated that the overall knowledge on climate change among college students is low.
Their findings indicate that "science-focused majors had the most favorable attitudes for climate change acceptance and highest knowledge about climate related issues, while participants majoring in Engineering and Mass Communications had the lowest climate science knowledge".
Abstract Multiple disciplines address climate change; however, despite statements of consensus from professional societies, it is unclear whether the correct information is being conveyed to students.
Science-focused majors had the most favorable attitudes for climate change acceptance and highest knowledge about climate related issues, while participants majoring in Engineering and Mass Communications had the lowest climate science knowledge.Are you a registered user?
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$50 $ $ The foundation New/Change Fund Form is used for all requests to establish and/or change a foundation fund. A request to establish a new fund must be signed by the applicable department head or college dean. A request to change an existing fund must be signed by a current authorized user of that fund.
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Check requests from a MCOM Endowed Chair fund require the signature of the Department Chair and the signature of the fund Chair holder. This in addition to the above authorized signer. This in addition to the above authorized signer. Interactive forms may be completed on-line and printed for signature.
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Introduction Welcome to the Fisk University Rosenwald Fund Card File Database. Here you can find information about historical Rosenwald schools in the southern United States.