Project ALTER/Macoskey documentary to be shown October 23rd!

“Macoskey’s ALTER; Missionaries of Sustainability” is an oral history documentary of Dr. Robert A. Macoskey, the ALTER project he created, and their futuristic vision to bring sustainability to Slippery Rock University. The focus was experimenting with practical alternatives to environmental problems to come. A story told […]

Eating Sustainably Through Fall and Winter in Slippery Rock

Slippery Rock farmers’ market wraps up with “Harvest Halloween” Slippery Rock Community Farmers’ Market will be open for its final two weeks through October 25th on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. until noon at Rock Falls Park (on Route 173 south of Slippery Rock).  Vendors will […]

Macoskey Center to host permaculture workshop August 23rd.

The Robert A. Macoskey Center for Sustainable  Systems Education and Research at Slippery Rock University will offer an Introduction to Permaculture Design on Saturday, August 23rd from 9:00 a.m. until noon.  The workshop will introduce permaculture design, using the Macoskey Center as a model. Beginning in 1987, […]

Don’t miss the FOSSIL-FREE ENERGY FAIR tomorrow July 26th!

Marcellus Outreach Butler and Slippery Rock University’s Sustainable Enterprise Accelerator (SEA), with various additional sponsors that include Sustainable Slippery Rock, will present the second annual “Fossil-free  Energy Fair” on Saturday, July 26th from 11 a.m. until 7 pm.  The free event will be held in the Advanced […]

Photovoltaics presentation and Sustainable Slippery Rock meeting: next Tuesday, June 24th

Sustainable Slippery Rock (SSR) will hold a general meeting on Tuesday, June 24th, starting at 7:00 pm at the Robert A Macosky Center for Sustainable Systems Education and Research (RAMC) at 247 Harmony Road, on the eastern campus of Slippery Rock University (SRU). Dr. Carolyn […]