Member School Event: Envisioning the Future: Energy, Climate, & Human Rights

  • 26 Apr 2019
  • 5:00 PM
  • 27 Apr 2019
  • 11:30 AM

Envisioning the Future: Energy, Climate, & Human Rights

Bucknell University's seventh annual Sustainability Symposium will be held on campus beginning Friday, April 26, and wrapping up late Saturday morning, April 27. Pioneering climate scientist James Hansen will keynote.

Beginning in March 2013, Bucknell's annual Sustainability Symposium has explored diverse aspects of sustainability from multiple disciplinary perspectives using a range of approaches:

  • Faculty-led panels that bring together multiple classes with public audiences to explore sustainability themes and issues.
  • Public keynote talks by leading sustainability scholars and practitioners.
  • Poster sessions featuring student research on sustainability topics.
  • Creative displays, art installations, and demonstrations that exemplify sustainability.
  • Student-led activities oriented toward collective action on sustainability.

Schedule:

Overview of 2019 Events

Friday, April 26

5 - 7 p.m. Poster Session (Peer reviewed)
Set up begins at 4:30 p.m.
Terrace Room, Elaine Langone Center

8 - 9:30 p.m. Keynote Address
Weis Center for Performing Arts

Saturday, April 27

8 a.m. Breakfast
Terrace Room, Elaine Langone Center

9 a.m. Plenary Dialogue Session
Forum, Elaine Langone Center

10 - 11 a.m. Oral Presentations

11 - 11:30 a.m. Wrap up and Closing

More Info Text:

For more information email BCSE@Bucknell.edu or Call (570) 577-1490


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