Earth Week: Going Beyond "Green"
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall, I-202 55 West 13th Street, Room I-202, New York, NY 10011
Join the Tishman Environment and Design Center for an interactive showcase of community-based participatory research led by New School faculty and students addressing the impacts of climate change and other environmental threats to community well-being and social justice. Faculty grant winners and student scholars will share their Tishman Center-funded research that applies policy, design, and social justice to address current and future environmental issues generated by the ever-increasing impacts of climate change. This day-long festival will highlight the work of faculty and students from across the university, as well as their community partners.
10:00am - 11:00pm
"Beyond the Polar Bear: Alternative Visuals for Communicating about Climate Change"
11:15pm - 12:00pm
Fabio Parasecoli & Rachel Knopf with NY Food Bank
"Urban Food Security in Context"
12:15pm - 1:45pm (Group Panel)
"Environment and technology: Mobilizing Maps for Sustainable Communities,"
"Drones for Refugees"
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Ivan Ramirez with El Puente Leaders for Peace & Justice
"Addressing Environmental Health Risks through Community Action Research and Local Knowledge"
3:00pm - 4:30pm (Student Scholar Research Panel)
Corey Chao, Marriele Robinson, & LaChaun Moore
5:00pm - 6:00pm
"Tar Sands Song Book" Lecture-performance with readings from the work-in-progress
Please be sure to register via the Eventbrite link above.
- Event Type
Cities and Urbanism, Media and Technology, Humanity, Society, Social Justice, Environment, Sustainability and Climate Change, Politics, Policy and Government, Education and Learning, Intellectual Culture and Big Ideas, Creativity and Innovation
Free; reservations required at the top right button
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