Chatham University

Global Focus Events

Info Session & Sustainability Workshop (Eden Hall)

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - Thursday, July 30, 2015

04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Eden Hall Campus

Join us at Eden Hall Campus this summer to learn more about graduate and undergraduate degree programs and opportunities. Programs offered at Eden Hall Campus Include: Master of Accounting* Master of Business Administration* Master of Special Education * Master of Sustainability* Master of Food Studies* Bachelor of Sustainability* Bachelor of Arts - Psychology (completer program) * Bachelor of Arts - Business (completer program)* Bachelor of Arts - Business & Health Care Management (completer program) * RN-BSN program offered at BC3 campus
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Falk School of Sustainability Virtual Information Session

Monday, June 8, 2015

12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

Speak with admission staff and learn about the graduate programs in the Falk School of Sustainability - the Master of Arts in Food Studies, Master of Sustainability, and dual Master of Sustainability/Master of Business Administration. For more information, please contact pgolla@chatham.edu.
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Backyard Composting 101

Thursday, June 18, 2015

06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Eden Hall Campus
Field Lab

Need some highly nutritious (and free) gardening soil? Join the Eden Hall Campus staff to discover the benefits of “closing the loop” with your own household food scraps in this interactive, hands-on demonstration of a healthy compost system. This workshop will provide participants with the knowledge and tools to safely and effectively compost in their own backyard.

Proper composting can result in a rich soil that is great for using in your garden projects, keeping waste out of landfills, and giving your scraps a beneficial use. Find out exactly what can be composted to have a healthy and safe backyard project that reduces your kitchen waste and revives it as a beneficial garden tool. Also included is a tour of the growing Eden Hall Campus!
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Pies and Pints (of Ice Cream)

Sunday, July 12, 2015

04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Eden Hall Campus

Join the Eden Hall Campus family for a refreshing afternoon of desserts, music, and more. Take a behind the scene tour of the first community in the world being built for the study of sustainable living, learn, and development. The tour features the innovated wastewater filtration system, 400 solar panel array, and vast organic garden. In between bites, enjoy the bluegrass group Brush Creek performing at the amphitheater from 4:30-5:30pm.

Chatham University encourages you to eat responsibly.


Brush Creek features five artists demonstrating a vast array of bluegrass and acoustic music stylings. Based out of Western Pennsylvania, Brush Creek is able to journey into a realm of their own while still maintaining the roots and spirit of the legendary bluegrass sounds. By combining tight vocal harmonies with abundant picking prowess, this band showcases the power and appeal of a truly American musical art form.


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"A Conversation with the Dean": Falk School of Sustainability Virtual Information Session

Monday, July 13, 2015

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Hosted by Dr. Peter Walker, dean of the Falk School of Sustainability, this session will provide information about the graduate programs in the Falk School (MA in Food Studies, Master of Sustainability, and dual Master of Sustainability/MBA), as well as the new Eden Hall campus. The session will also include Admissions information and an opportunity for questions and answers. For more information, please contact pgolla@chatham.edu.
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Eden Hall Campus Virtual Information Session

Monday, August 17, 2015

04:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Hear from Dean Walker about the developments at the Eden Hall Campus, as well as our graduate programs in the Falk School of Sustainability. The session will also include Admissions information and an opportunity for questions and answers.
For more information, please contact pgolla@chatham.edu.
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"A Conversation with the Dean": Falk School of Sustainability Virtual Information Session

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

Hosted by Dr. Peter Walker, dean of the Falk School of Sustainability, this session will provide information about the graduate programs in the Falk School (MA in Food Studies, Master of Sustainability, and dual Master of Sustainability/MBA), as well as the new Eden Hall campus. The session will also include Admissions information and an opportunity for questions and answers. For more information, please contact pgolla@chatham.edu.
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Harvest Tasting Dinner

Saturday, September 19, 2015

06:30 PM -
Eden Hall Campus
Large Barn

Enjoy an evening of good eating from the bountiful harvest of the Eden Hall Campus farm, and take a twilight tour of the agricultural techniques that make this site unique.

Sit down to a plated, five-course meal that features produce harvested directly from the Eden Hall Campus organic garden, fields and greenhouse, and cared for and grown by Falk School of Sustainability faculty and students.

What makes our produce organic? Every last leaf, root and fruit is grown from organically-certified seeds, without petrochemical or synthetic insecticides, herbicides, or fungicides. PA Certified Organic approves our methods, and we complete the three-year-long USDA organic certification process this fall!

Reservations are $100 per person and include a campus tour showcasing the sustainable agriculture of Eden Hall Campus farm, a five-course menu using produce from the farm, local wine and beer pairings, tax and gratuity.

Menu to be announced August 1st.

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