Undergraduate Sustainability Research Awards Celebration and Presentation
April 4, 2019
5:00 pm-7:00 pm
Science and Engineering Library
UMass Amherst Campus
A celebration and presentation of the Undergraduate Sustainability Research Awards.
Join us for a special sustainability event with Abrah Dresdale, author of Regenerative Design for Change Makers: A Social Permaculture Guidebook.
Explore the transformative social aspects of permaculture design principles followed by presentations by recipients of the Libraries Undergraduate Sustainability Research Award.
Abrah Dresdale, M.A., is an educator, curriculum designer, and a culture-shift consultant in the fields of social permaculture, prison food justice, and Jewish earth-based traditions. Abrah is the Co-Director of Regenerate Change, a platform that offers social permaculture trainings and consulting services for change makers, organizations, and institutions. She is on faculty in the Sustainable Food and Farming program at UMass Amherst and at Omega Institute for Holistic Studies, and she is founding Coordinator of the Jail-to-Farm-to-College & Employment Program at the Franklin County Jail. She holds a master’s degree in Sustainable Landscape Design and Planning from the Conway School, a certificate in Permaculture Design from the Austin Permaculture Guild.
Copies of Abrah Dresdale’s book will be available for sale.
This event is made possible by the Library Sustainability Fund.
Located on the second floor of the Lederle GRC low-rise.