Learning Gardens, Community Engagement and Sustainability (Learning Gardens Laboratory) Spring 2020

Instructor Name: 
Deborah Rutt, Megan Schneider
Course Description: 

This course will explore sustainability and personal connection to the environment through community engagement at the Learning Gardens Lab (LGL). Students will examine community-based learning through the lens of sustainability leadership, and engage with alternative and critical perspectives on sustainability. Class time will focus on hands-on activities in the learning gardens, group discussion and community engagement projects. Students must attend the first class session on campus. **All other class meetings will take place at The Learning Gardens Laboratory at 6745 SE 60th Ave, Portland, OR 97206.


This capstone will be co-taught by Debbie Rutt (debrutt@pdx.edu) and Megan Schneider (mss2@pdx.edu).