Timothy Collins http://tspr.org en Changes for WIU Environmental Summit http://tspr.org/post/changes-wiu-environmental-summit <p>What’s being called an “Environmental Summit Lite” will be held this Spring at Western Illinois University. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 21:21:38 +0000 Rich Egger 47053 at http://tspr.org Changes for WIU Environmental Summit Sustainability Goes Beyond Science http://tspr.org/post/sustainability-goes-beyond-science <p>The long running Brownbaggers sustainability lecture series starts next week on Western Illinois University&#39;s Macomb Campus.&nbsp; Wed, 25 Sep 2013 15:44:35 +0000 Scott Stuntz 41115 at http://tspr.org Sustainability Goes Beyond Science Working to Provide Food Security http://tspr.org/post/working-provide-food-security <p>Rich Egger’s guests on Emphasis are Jean Harman, Food Security Team Leader for the Peace Corps, and Timothy Collins, Assistant Director, Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs at Western Illinois University.</p><p>Harman will be the keynote speaker for the<a href="http://www.wiu.edu/vpas/sustainability/summit.php" target="_blank"> 10<sup>th</sup> Annual Environmental Summit at WIU</a>, which will take place Wednesday, April 3 on the Macomb campus.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 23:42:15 +0000 Rich Egger 31192 at http://tspr.org Working to Provide Food Security Talking About Sustainability http://tspr.org/post/talking-about-sustainability <p>This week on Emphasis, Rich Egger’s guest is Timothy Collins, Assistant Director, Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs. They talk about sustainability and the upcoming series of Sustainability Brownbaggers at Western Illinois University. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 16:55:58 +0000 Rich Egger 27810 at http://tspr.org Talking About Sustainability Emphasis - March 30 http://tspr.org/post/emphasis-march-30 <p>Rich Egger&#39;s guests are Mandi Green and Timothy Collins of Western Illinois University. They talk about WIU&#39;s 9th Annual Environmental Summit.</p><p>Collins, who is Assistant Director of the <a href="http://www.iira.org/" target="_blank">Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs</a>, said there are numerous hot button issues among those who study sustainability, but two in particular stand out.</p><p>&quot;Obviously energy is the one people feel the most because gasoline prices are around $4 per gallon,&quot; Collins said.</p> Fri, 30 Mar 2012 18:29:50 +0000 Rich Egger 12762 at http://tspr.org Emphasis - March 30