David Korten, Author of When Corporations Rule the World and The Great Turning
When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 7:00 - 8:30 PM
Where: Pigott Auditorium
Description: David Korton is the bestselling author of When Corporations Rule the World and The Great Turning. He will be visiting Seattle University to and sharing his newest lecture From Serving Money to Serving Life: A Sacred Story for Our Time. Do not miss out on the opportunity to hear from this world-renowned individual!
The Interoceanic Mega-Canal Project in Nicaragua - Jorge Huete-Perez
When: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 3:30 - 5:00 PM
Where: Stuart T. Rolfe Community Room (ADAL Building)
Description: Come learn about the proposed new Mega-Canal project in Nicaragua, and learn why experts are alarmed about the cultural and biological impacts, as well as the consequential opportunities for collaborative research. Jorge A. Huete-Perez, PhD, is the Founding President of the Nicaraguan Academy of Sciences and the Senior Vice President of The University of Central America in Managua.
CEJS Winter Happy Hour - Dr. Cosgrove, Dr. Curtis, and Dr. Murphy
When: Thursday, February 11, 2015 5:00 - 6:30 PM
Where: Student Center 160
Description: Come hear from 3 CEJS Faculty Fellows in one evening! Dr. Cosgrove and Dr. Curtis will be discussing poverty alleviation in Costa Rica, and then Dr. Murphy will be discussing the implementation of environmentally responsible biomedical laboratory practices and nonradioactive alternatives to pharmacological research. Appetizers and drinks will be provided!
CEJS Fall Happy Hour - Dr. Latch and Dr. Dombrowski
When: Thursday, November 20, 2014 5:00 - 6:30 PM
Where: Student Center 160
Description: Come hear from 2 CEJS Faculty Fellows, Dr. Douglas Latch and Dr. Daniel Dombrowski. Dr. Latch's research focuses on aquatic chemistry, where Dr. Dombrowski will be discussing environmental ethics and animal rights issues. Appetizers and drinks will be provided!
Food Day Celebration!
When: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 7:00 PM
Where: Campion Ballroom
Description: Come out for and learn how groups on and off campus are working for food justice. Free food tastings from local vendors will be featured!
TWO Important Race and Climate Justice Workshops
When: Saturday, October 18, 2014 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM OR Monday, October 20th, 2014 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Church Council of Greater Seattle, 4820 S. Morgan Street, Seattle
These two FREE workshops both emphasize important issues in today's cultural climate. Saturday's workshop will focus on "Climage Change Mind Set: Why a Critical Racial Justice Mindset is Essential for Effective Climate Justice," while Monday's will be "A Deeper Dive: Exploring the Complicated Connections of Racial Justice and Climate Justice and Corresponding Pathways for Action." You are welcome to attend both sessions! These workshops will be put on by the Hackman Consulting Group