Category Archives: Courses

Significant Milestones Reached for the Schaumburg’s Sustainable Future Project

This past fall 2014 semester at Roosevelt University, undergraduate students from two Sustainability Studies classes — SUST 210 Sustainable Future (online) and 240 Waste & Consumption (honors) — contributed over 30 blog posts on news and topical developments in urban/suburban … Continue reading

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SUST 210 and 240 Students Blog for and Expand this SSF Website in Fall 2013

by Mike Bryson, SUST Program Director One of the things that makes this blog and website unique is that its content is almost entirely generated by undergraduate students. This Fall 2013 semester at Roosevelt, my SUST 210 Sustainable Future and … Continue reading

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SUST Prof Mike Bryson Featured in Article on “Teaching Sustainability 101”

SUST Professor and Program Director Mike Bryson is featured in this article entitled “Teaching Sustainability 101,” just published in the August 2013 issue of Sustainability: The Journal of Record, one of the leading journal publications for sustainability in higher education. … Continue reading

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SUST 240 Waste Scheduled at Schaumburg for Fall 2013

Here the Schaumburg Campus, the Sustainability Studies program is offering for the first time the SUST 240 Waste course, scheduled for Wednesday evenings (6:30-9pm) starting the week of Sept. 9th. This class will meet in an innovative and convenient bi-weekly … Continue reading

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Study Food and Get Your Hands Dirty in the RU Community Garden in SUST 230 Food this June!

In conjunction with the dramatic expansion of Roosevelt’s RUrbanPioneers Community Garden in Schaumburg this spring, the Sustainability Studies Program is offering an innovative hybrid section of its most popular course, SUST 230 Food, that will feature a first-ever opportunity to … Continue reading

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