Registration is now open for the 11th Annual Student Summit of the Environmental Consortium of College & Universities, scheduled on Friday, April 15 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Pace University, Pleasantville, N.Y.
Undergraduate and graduate students from around the region, of all disciplines, are called to gather at this year’s Student Summit, where we will ask what it takes to be an advocate and how academic institutions can form more meaningful community partnerships.
The keynote speaker is Peggy M. Shepard, co-founder and executive director of WE ACT for Environmental Justice. Workshops include: Food, Water, Health: How to Intervene Effectively in a Complex System; Climate Justice: Deliberative Practices for Resilience & Engagement; Ecological Restoration and Sustainable Communities; and Advocacy Techniques and Leveraging Students Across Institutional Boundaries
Read about the details here. http://www.environmentalconsortium.org/programs/student/event.html. The summit is free with registration. Lunch is included.