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Summer Research assistant Needed for Sustainability Across the Curriculum Workshop

March 1, 2012

The Green Campus Partnership is calling for qualified student applicants for the position of Summer Research Assistant for Sustainability Across the Curriculum, a one-day faculty workshop that aims to further integrate environmental sustainability into current academic initiatives. The Summer Research Assistant will work with faculty to redesign existing courses and create new courses to address sustainability issues.  Please contact sustainability@upenn.edu for more information.

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By installing water filtration machines and stopping bottled water purchases, Penn has saved tens of thousands of dollars.

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