Earth Stewardship Symposium

The West Valley College Sustainability Committee hosts the 5th annual Earth Stewardship Symposium in the Campus Center Baltic Room. Download flyer (550 KB)

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Time Event
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Student Research Presentations | Biology and STEM
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM Break
6:30 PM – 9:00 PM James Nestor | Author of Deep: Freediving, Renegade Science, and What the Ocean Tells Us about Ourselves.
(Marine mammals, free diving, and book signing.)

Friday, April 21, 2017

Time Event
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Stiv Wilson | The Story of Stuff Project
The effect of plastic pollution on people; the international #breakfreefromplastic movement; The Story of Microfibers
10:30 AM – 10:45 AM Break
10:45 AM – 12:15 PM Richard Long and Judith Selby Lang discuss their artwork made from scavenged beach plastic and their upcoming book: Plastic Forever – Finding Meaning in the Mess
12:15 PM – 1:00 PM Break
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Halley Froehlich | Marine Offshore Aquaculture and Sustainable Fisheries
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Sign Making Workshop for March for Science on April 22. Materials provided or bring your own.

This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided. Free parking in Lot 5. If you have any questions, please contact Brenda Rogers at (408) 741–2011.

This event is sponsored by a Land Corp Entrepreneurship Grant.

last published: 4/3/17