Environmental Justice Committee

Event Date: 
Monday, October 19, 2020 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Event Type7: 

5:30 - 6 pm: Business Meeting.
6 - 7:30 pm: Speakers -- Judith Enck, Founder of the "Beyond Plastics" campaign and former administrator of the EPA North East Region, and presently a professor at Bennington College. Judith will present on the harm of plastics to our environment and the campaign to limit their use that is happening globally, nationally, state and city-wide. A full Q & A and discussion will follow. Lisa Salomon, staff member of NYPIRG and anti-plastics campaigner, will talk about the Beyond Plastics campaign at CUNY and how we can get involved. This provide an interesting and powerful way to reach out to students and provide information as well as actions that can be taken.