Please join the Law School's Environmental Law and Policy Program as they host a lunch hour discussion featuring Bill Sherman, '99, Counsel for Environmental Protection for the State of Washington.
This event is free and open to the public and would be of particular interest to students interested in pursuing a career in environmental law or advocacy.
Speaker: Tim Pearson of Winrock International
Location: Kalamazoo Room at the Michigan League
Abstract: Agriculture, forestry and other land uses (AFOLU) are responsible for about a quarter of anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions. Forestry and especially deforestation accounts for a third of the emissions that occurred between 1750 and 2011. The significance of these emissions and the location of these emissions among rural and often disadvantaged populations makes land management an... Read more...
Wyss Scholars Presents: Liz Munn & Julia Elkin
Two SEAS alumni share their work on California Coasts and Nevada Landscapes
The diverse landscapes of the American West generate both high conflict and unparalleled opportunities for conservation and restoration. In this panel presentation and discussion, SEAS alumni Liz Munn of The Nature Conservancy and Julia Elkin of the California State Coastal Conservancy discuss their work navigating the complexities of on-the-ground restoration in... Read more...
Presented by the AIA Ann Arbor Society. This lecture is free to the public. A reception will follow. Co Sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, and the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology.