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8/22/14 - UDC to Launch Sustainable Urban Agriculture Certificate Program

Just CAUSES August Newsletter

Just CAUSES July Newsletter

Bioretention Summit - Aug 18 - 19

7/15/14 - UDC Offering Free Soil Testing

7/1/14 - Just CAUSES June Newsletter

6/21/14 - Workshop: Urban Design for Urban Agriculture

6/16/14 - UDC's research farm featured in the Washington Post

6/16/14 - UDC Celebrates National Pollinator Week

6/6/14 - DC Students Win Big at 2014 National EnvironMentors Fair

6/6/14 - Just CAUSES May Newsletter

6/6/14 - UDC Honors its Senior Citizen Volunteers

5/15/14 - UDC Urban Gardening Project featured by Associated Press Television

5/15/14 - The Farmers Market of the University of the District of Columbia Opens May 17

5/15/14 - Just CAUSES April Newsletter

5/9/14 - Architecture program on path to accreditation

5/9/14 - Accepting applications for the Summer Bridge STEM program for high school students

3/11/14 - UDC to Host DC Sustainability and Social Enterprise Summit

3/11/14 - UDC to Host 4-H LifeSmarts Competition March 14

2/28/14 - DC Sustainability and Social Enterprise Summit - Save the Date - 4-18-14

March 14 & 17, 2014 - Lead Abatement Worker Course

Lead Abatement Worker Course

4-H Volunteer Leaders Training - March 1, 2014

Try Out Your Green Thumb at the 2014 Rooting DC Forum

Just CAUSES Newsletter - Feb. 2014

CAUSES awarded three Sustainable DC Innovation Grants

Dean O'Hara and Prof. Kakovitch release "Physics and the New Economy

Water and Food Security dialogue closes out "Post-Oil City" exhibition

The Center for Sustainable Development partners with Go Dutch on integrated research project

National Capital Region Water Resources Symposium – April 4

2/21/14 - Heads of DC Water, DDOE, to close series of "Post-Oil City" Workshops and Dialogue Panels

2/11/14 - Just CAUSES January 2014 Newsletter

1/14/14 - UDC and Goethe-Institut Washington to offer the "Post-Oil City" Exhibition and Workshops

12/26/13 - CAUSES signs on as Collaborating Organization for Building Climate Solutions Conference

12/26/13 - Just CAUSES December 2013 Newsletter

12/6/13 - 12/18/13 - CAUSES supports the DC Womens and Childrens Shelter - through donations. Please click graphic for more information.

12/5/13 - Dr. Prema Ganganna discusses Trans Fats with PBS

12/5/13 - Just CAUSES November 2013 Newsletter

12/5/13 - Produce from UDC's farm donated to NBC's 'Food 4 Families' Campaign

11/25/13 - UDC and partners host urban revitalization exhibit and conference featuring Hamburg, Germany

11/23/13 - Workshop: Urban Agriculture and Food Security: Starting Out @ 9am

11/22/13 - Ready Set Go Training

11/18/13 - Cultural Competence in Community Service @ 2pm

11/16/13 - Community Harvest Day @ Marvin Gaye Park - Riverside Center @ 11am
Community Harvest Day

11/16/13 - New Workshop Offering: Urban Agriculture and Food Security: Starting Out @ 9am

11/5/13 - UDC and Goethe-Institut Washington Partner to Host Hamburg Conference and Exhibit

10/18/13 - Save the Date - Hamburg Conference (11/15/13) and Exhibition (11/14 - 12/6)

10/1/13 - Ethnic Crops 2

10/1/13 - New 2013 Water Highlights available

10/1/13 - Just CAUSES October 2013 Newsletter

9/16/13 - UDC Hosts Successful Green Living Expo DC

9/16/13 - University of the District of Columbia to Host April 2014 Water Symposium

9/7/13 - 5th Annual Green Living Expo DC

9/1/13 - UDC and Hay-Adams Partnership Promotes Locally Grown Food

8/16/13 - USDA's Under Secretary of Marketing & Regulatory Programs Visits UDC's Farmers Market

7/31/13 - High School Students Complete CAUSES Summer Bridge in Environment and Sustainability Program 

7/31/13 - University of the District of Columbia Creates Community Gardens of the Senses

6/15/13 - Farmers Market 2013

5/3/13 - Request for Proposal: Specialty Crop Block Grant Program – Farm Bill - Deadline June 17, 2013

5/3/13 - Fabulous Friday - RSVP by May 1, 2013 - CAUSES@udc.edu

4/4/13 - CAUSES Monthly Vol 1

3/11/13 - University of the District of Columbia to Install Hoop House to Combat Food Desert

2/8/13 - Verizon Awards $25,000 Grant to CAUSES for Innovative Garden Project

1/24/13 - Internship Opportunities in CAUSES - Flyer | Brochure

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Successful Co-op event held

Celebrating a successful season of the UDC-CAUSES Farmers Market

10/11/12 - DC WRRI FY 2013 Seed Grant RFP - Deadline Nov. 23, 2012

10/2/12 - UDC'S College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences (CAUSES) Launches Television Series

7/19/12 - Wild Weather News

7/18/12 - A city garden blooms on video - Washington Post profiles CAUSES' student Josh Singer in the DC Master Gardener Program

6/22/12 - UDC Included in Senate Farm Bill

6/18/12 - A New Water Lab at UDC

 

College of Urban Agriculture and Environmental Studies (CAUSES)

CAUSES Academic Programs

Environmental Science and Urban Sustainability – Tom Kakovitch, Program Director
Health Education - John Slack, Program Director
Nursing – Dr. Pier Broadnax, Program Director
Nutrition and Dietetics - Dr. Prema Ganganna, Program Director
Urban Architecture and Community Planning - Ralph Belton, Program Director


CAUSES Land-grant Programs

Center for Urban Agriculture & Gardening Education – Che' Axum, Director
Center for Sustainable Development – Dr. Dwane Jones, Director
Water Resources Research Institute – Dr. Tolessa Deksissa, Director
Center for Nutrition, Diet and Health - Dr. Lillie Monroe-Lord, Director
Institute of Gerontology - Dr. Elgloria Harrison, Interim Director
Center for 4-H and Youth Development – Rebecca Bankhead, Director
Architectural Research Institute - Clarence Pearson, Director


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