CAUSES

Nov
20

Tree Planting Workshop – Dec 7, 2017

Tree Planting Workshop – Dec 7, 2017 The Ujima Urban Farm will host a tree planting workshop. The workshop is part of the RiverSmart Communities Program, which helps to reduce stormwater runoff that harms the District’s waterways and the Chesapeake Bay. Any planted trees would need to be cared for, especially during the first two years after planting. Individuals… Tree Planting Workshop – Dec 7, 2017

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Jun
12

Community Compost Build Day – June 17, 2017

Community Compost Build Day Saturday, June 17, 2017 5pm – 6pm East Capitol Urban Farm 5901 East Capitol St. SE Washington, DC 20019 sustainability@udc.edu | 202.274.7128

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May
15

UDC Announces Opening of Farmer’s Markets

UDC Announces Opening of Farmer’s Markets Washington, DC – The College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences (CAUSES) of the University of the District of Columbia (UDC) is pleased to announce the start of its 2017 farmers’ market season. CAUSES operates markets at two locations, Van Ness and East Capitol Street, and supports several… UDC Announces Opening of Farmer’s Markets

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Apr
28

CAUSES Community Supported Agriculture Program

Click here for more information about the CSA program. Click here to download application. UDC CAUSES CSA 2017 The College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences (CAUSES) is pleased to announce the third annual UDC CAUSES Community Supported Agriculture Program, or UDC CAUSES CSA.  For an affordable CSA fee, you will receive a share of… CAUSES Community Supported Agriculture Program

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Apr
19

You’re Invited to UDC CAUSES Aquaponics Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The University of the District of Columbia’s (UDC) College of Agriculture Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences (CAUSES) will come together with community members next Tuesday to cut the ribbon on the new aquaponics system at UDC-Van Ness campus. Join us for a tour of the new greenhouse, demonstrations of the aquaponics system and remarks by… You’re Invited to UDC CAUSES Aquaponics Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

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Apr
14

Earth Day @ UDC East Capitol Urban Farm – April 22, 2017

Earth Day at UDC East Capitol Urban Farm April 22, 2017 10-am – 2pm

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Mar
15

University of the District of Columbia to host LifeSmarts State Championship

Media Advisory For Immediate Release March 15, 2017 CONTACT INFORMATION Rebecca Bankhead, MS Director of the Center for 4-H & Youth Development rbankhead@udc.edu William Cocke, LifeSmarts DC State Coordinator Center for 4-H & Youth Development Volunteer bill.cocke@gmail.com Click here to download media advisory. University of the District of Columbia to host LifeSmarts State Championship Washington,… University of the District of Columbia to host LifeSmarts State Championship

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Oct
17

Registration “One-Stop-Shop”

Welcome to a new academic term, Fall 2016!

As we prepare for your return, we would like to ensure your needs are met most timely and appropriately. We have created a Registration “One-Stop-Shop “during the week of registration in the Student Center, Student Organization Suite, A level entrance. If you need assistance with the following: Registration “One-Stop-Shop”

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Oct
17

Why Militant is the New Black Excellence

Ronald Mason isn’t a stranger to taking strong public positions when it comes to saving black folks. The distinguished three-time HBCU president who laid a foundation for Jackson State University’s evolution as a high-research public flagship institution, and virtually saved Southern University from financial ruin and legislative assault, finds himself at the University of the District of Columbia — freed of the southern-fried politics and internal conflicts that too often put blinders on broad visions for HBCU sustainability in public contexts. Why Militant is the New Black Excellence

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Oct
17

A ‘Top Chef’ visits UDC. Can we get him to stay?

Celebrity chef Spike Mendelsohn likes to use locally-raised food at his DC-area restaurants. You don’t get much more local than this. A ‘Top Chef’ visits UDC. Can we get him to stay?

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