ESRM 490 B—Decolonizing the Environmental Discourse Presents:
Environmental (IN)Justice Showcase Symposium
Monday, March 6th & Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
10:30 AM- 12: 00 PM
Forest Club Room, Anderson Hall 207
Come and learn about environmental justice & several EJ cases documented onhttp://ejatlas.org/
Event is sponsored by the Vogt Lab: http://depts.washington.edu/vogtlab/ *Light continental breakfast provided. Event is opened to the public.
RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/environmental-injustice-showcase-symposium-tickets-31403881856
ESRM 490B: Decolonizing the Environmental Discourse—The course examines the concept of environmental justice through a decolonization lens—giving a voice to those who have been silenced in the official environmental discourse. Through guest presentations, group work, facilitated discussions, readings, and inclusive teaching strategies students will examine & explore current and past environmental justice cases. Some of the cases include; the Dakota Access Pipeline, Lummi Coal Terminal, San Joaquin Valley’s Drinking Water, etc.
Instructor: Jessica Hernandez
Faculty Teaching Mentor: Dr. Dan Vogt