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Science Cafe on Tar Creek this Thursday

The November gathering of Science Cafe Norman will host Dr. Robert Nairn of the Department of Civil Engineering and Environmental Science. Dr. Nairn will talk about using environmentally conscious methods of passive filtration to purify Tar Creek in eastern Oklahoma, which is polluted due to drainage from abandoned mine sites. Dr. Nairn is a part […]

International Day of Climate Action, Oct 24

As part of the International Day of Climate Action tomorrow, Norman will join people all over the world taking a stand for a safe climate future. Everyone is invited to meet in front of Native Roots Market for a talk by Norman Mayor Cindy Rosenthal, a bike decoration contest with Fair Trade prizes, a discussion […]

More Oklahomans turning to weatherization

'Green at Home' workshop, Thursday, Oct 15

“It’s Good to Be Green at Home” is the topic of a workshop scheduled 6-8 pm, Thursday, Oct. 15th, in the Norman City Council chambers, 201 W. Gray St. The workshop offers several methods, tips and suggestions on being greener. Sessions will include green cleaning, how to be a green shopper and how to conduct […]

Norman taking nominations for Human Rights Award

The City of Norman Human Rights Award is presented to individuals or organizations in Norman who have shown outstanding effort, achievement and/or leadership in the promotion of human rights and equality, and serve as an example to all. The selection of an individual or group recipient in Norman, Oklahoma of the Human Rights Award is […]