Thursday, December 13, 2012
Inspire Speakers Series
Join Phipps and Green Building Alliance (GBA) on the second Thursday of each month to hear from local and national sustainability experts as a participant in the Inspire Speakers Series. Special guests for the Dec. 13 talk is David Sobel (known as “The Father of Place-Based Education”). Refreshments will be provided and registrants are invited to tour Phipps one hour before the start of the talk. Registration required through GBA. $35 for Phipps and Green Building Alliance members, Tri-State Area School Study Council students, and other students with valid IDs; $50 for nonmembers. Register online at www.go-gba.org/inspirespeakersseries
Utah GOP Representative Jason Chaffetz has announced his bid to become the next House speaker, challenging next-in line Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California and vowing to "bridge the divide" that has roiled the chamber's GOP caucus. Also seeking the speakership is Florida GOP Rep. Dan Webster.
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