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After Seven Years, UP Students Dump SLUG Garden For Good

University of Portland’s Student Led Unity Garden (SLUG) is overgrown with weeds and dying from a lack of attention. After seven years of volunteer work, this year may be its last. SLUG’s advisor, Professor Bard, discusses the group’s struggle for consistent leadership and lack of support from the community. SLUG’s situation may reflect a recent global concern for Nature Deficit Disorder.