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 faculty and student research 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.
The event schedule is as follows:
10:00am - 11:00pm
Wendy Popp - "Beyond the Polar Bear"
11:15pm - 12:00pm
Fabio Parasecoli & Rachel Knopf with NY Food Bank - "Urban Food Security in Context"
12:15pm - 1:45pm (Group Panel)
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Ivan Ramirez with El Puente - "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
Tanya Kalmanovitch - "Tar Sands Song Book"
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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