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
Free; reservations required at the top right button
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