Learning Gardens and Food Justice

Instructor Name: 
Lukas Maurer, Megan Schneider
CRN: 
81220
Course Description: 

This course will focus on how we can create sustainable and just change in our food system and beyond. Students will explore the concepts of sustainability, sustainability leadership, food justice, and food sovereignty through community-based learning with the PSU Learning Gardens Lab (LGL). This course will focus on community building, group discussions and activities, and will work on projects that connect LGL with on-campus food security efforts. For Summer Term 2021, this course will include optional face-to-face meetings at LGL (depending on PSU and Oregon's Covid policies). Optional in-person meetings will happen at LGL on Tuesdays from 9-11am and required Zoom meetings will happen on Wednesdays from 9-11am. LGL is located at 6745 SE 60th Ave, Portland, OR 97206.

Instructor Info: 

Megan Schneider, mss2@pdx.edu

Lukas Mauer, lmaurer@pdx.edu