USM National Green Campus
Week of February 8, 2010
News from Across the USM Campuses
Feb. 9th, 3:45pm - Biology Seminar-
Dr. Subodh Sharma - "Warning Signs of Climate Change in the Himalayan
Mountains." Smith Hall Room 359, on the Towson University campus. Lecture
begins at 3:45pm, refreshments at 3:30pm. Dr. Sharma is Professor of
Environmental Science at Kathmandu University in Nepal. Currently, he is a
visiting Fulbright Research Scholar at Towson University, working with Dr.
Susan Gresens of the Towson University Biology Department. For more information
about the event, contact the Towson
University Biology Department, or Dr.
Gresens. [DEPENDING ON WEATHER]
way found to tell when species are threatened (By Meredith Cohn, The
Baltimore Sun - B'more Green Blog 2/3/10) [Article cites University of Maryland,
Baltimore County researchers]
readers give views on balance billing, climate change, recycling - Broad Run -
The Heat Is On (The Washington Post - Opinions, 2/2/10)
readers give views on balance billing, climate change, recycling - The Heat Is
On (The Washington Post - Letter the Editor, 2/2/10 [Letter cites Dr.
Donald F. Boesch, President of the University of Maryland Center for
by the bay bulking up: Growth spurts might a slowing of global warming (By
Timothy B. Wheeler, The Baltimore Sun, 2/2/10) [Article cites Mathias Ruth.
Director of the University of Maryland Center for Integrative Environmental
compactor should solve North Campus' waste problem: Dining Services hopes
‘The Big Stuff' will keep trash cans empty during Late Night (By Dana
CetroneThe Diamondback Online, 2/1/10
State of Maryland News
Baltimore's green building law still in limbo: Sweeping environmental standards await new mayor (By Tim Wheeler, The Baltimore Sun, 2/3/10)
(Maryland Morning - National Public Radio, 2/2/10)