WBEZ | UIC Student Center East http://www.wbez.org/venues/uic-student-center-east Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Great Lakes Bioneers Comes to Chicago! http://www.wbez.org/great-lakes-bioneers-comes-chicago-102658 <p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Join international, national and local visionaries like Vandana Shiva, Starhawk, Richard Heinberg and many more.&nbsp;&nbsp; Be energized by live music, dance, poetry, ritual and celebration and help usher in the &quot;new norm&quot;, a future that follow&#39;s nature&#39;s principles of kinship, cooperation, diversity, symbiosis, and creation absent of waste.</p><p>Using nature as your guide, explore innovative responses to society&rsquo;s most pressing social and environmental challenges.&nbsp; Select from over 40 workshops on topics such as&nbsp; architecture and green infrastructure, biomimicry, group problem solving, energy, climate change, education, cooperatives, community building and more.</p><p>Network, collaborate and help move these solutions forward beyond this three day event.</p><p>Volunteer and get credit for free admission.</p></p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 16:07:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/great-lakes-bioneers-comes-chicago-102658