270 L Kirby Student Center (Multicultural Student Center) 10 University Dr

Duluth, Minnesota

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© 1971 MPIRG (Minnesota Public Interest Research Group)

Schedule

 

1:45 PM-3:30 PM

-Registration & Check-in-

Harborside Convention Center DECC Duluth, Minnesota

 

2:00 PM

-Tabling/Network time and Introductions-

MPIRG, Ecolibrium3, Climate Action Team - Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Duluth, Eureka Recycling, Bag it Duluth, Save Our Sky Blue Waters, Anthony B. Lanzillo, W. J. McCabe (Duluth) Chapter, Izaak Walton League of America, Save Lake Superior Association, Duluth for Clean Water, People of Conscience, Green New Deal Action Summit - co-sponsored by Our Revolution-Duluth & Twin Ports Democratic Socialists of America, Cool Effect, Youth Eco Solutions! Minnesota Interfaith Power and Light,  WaterLegacy, Great Northern Solar, Personal Project, Collective Liberation, & More!

 

Special Guest Speaker

Stine Myrah- MPIRG

Katya Gordon-Citizens Climate Lobby

3:00 PM

-Opening Panel-

Tim Bates- Associate Director of Recreational Sports and Outdoor Programs

Dave Herrera- UMD Student Sustainability Director

Randel D. Hanson- Co-Director of the Eco-Entrepreneurship Program at Lake Superior College.

-Student Climate Strike Organizer -Minneapolis, MN

Tansey Moore- Climate Change Specialist for the 1854 Treaty Authority  

 

4:00 PM

-Break Out Sessions, Part 1-

Make your own Products- A hands-on approach to the climate crisis
“The Biology Behind the World We now know”

“What it Means to be an activist through the legal lense”

An exploration of Environmental Racism

 

5:00 PM

-Refreshments and Community Discussion-

 Open Pasta Bar

Tone Lanzillo-opener to Discussion

Video from Bill McKibben

Discussion

 

6:00 PM

-Break Out Sessions, Part 2-

Make your own Products- A hands-on approach to the climate crisis

“How to vote with your Money- The conscious spender”

Indigenous Sovereignty- The fight for Mother Earth

An Endeavor into Ecofeminism

 

7:00 PM

-Final Speakers and Conclusion-

Jamie Harvie -Bag It Duluth

George Erickson- a best-selling author of five pro-science books 

Libby Bent- Duluth for Clean Water

Mary Franz- Director of MPIRG