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October 20 Booya – Special Guest, Jamez Staples

October 20 – Special Guest, Jamez Staples
President, Renewable Energy Partners, Inc.
Jamez Staples is a Minnesota entrepreneur working to build the renewable energy economy and make it work for everyone. His company, Renewable Energy Partners, develops the clean energy workforce by training people in low-income communities for jobs in the burgeoning solar industry. Meet this engaging business and community leader to hear about his path in business and entrepreneurship and his vision for making a just, clean energy future a reality.

Time: 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Location: IonE Commons, Room R350 of the Learning and Environmental Sciences Center
1954 Buford Ave, Saint Paul

What are booyas?
The heart of Boreas is the community we create – graduate and professional students and post-docs from across campus connect through Boreas. We host a series of Boreas Booyas (based on the Upper-Midwest tradition of community stews called booyas). At these events, you’ll be able to connect with fellow participants, learn from community leaders, and delve deeper into select leadership topics. Booyas happen on select Thursdays from 4:30 – 6 p.m. through the semester. Check out the rest of the fall schedule.

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