MCC Green Events


Title: Engaging Citizens in Civic Ecology Practices
Date: From 2/21/2017 to 2/21/2017
Time: From 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m
Contact Info: Kim Hankins, Director of Sustainability || Phone: (815)455-8778 || Email: khankins@mchenry.edu
Location: MCC Luecht Conference Center
Description: Throughout her career Dr. Schusler has worked at the interface of people and the environment. As Advanced Lecturer in Loyola�s Institute of Environmental Sustainability, Dr. Schusler teaches courses in Environmental Justice, Human Dimensions of Conservation, Food Systems, and Water. Her research focuses on citizen participation and stakeholder engagement in sustainable community development. 

Title: Building the Social Justice Narrative on Our Environmental Crises
Date: From 2/28/2017 to 2/28/2017
Time: From 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m
Contact Info: Kim Hankins, Director of Sustainability || Phone: (815)455-8778 || Email: khankins@mchenry.edu
Location: MCC Luecht Conference Center
Description: Shalini Gupta is the co-founder and Executive Director of the Center for Earth, Energy and Democracy (CEED) in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Ms. Gupta�s work is focused on forging solutions to our environmental crises that are grounded in economic and social history. She has worked with a range of organizations from local grassroots groups to international organizations engaging in the promotion of sound environmental policy and environmental justice and sustainable policies at the community level and across the country. 

Title: Gardenfest
Date: From 4/8/2017 to 4/8/2017
Time: From 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Contact Info: Conference Center || Phone: (815) 455-8764 || Email: conferencecenter@mchenry.edu
Location: MCC
Description: Enjoy the keynote address "Garden Renovations for Any Size Landscape" with Melinda Myers plus choose from over 30 other breakout sessions to fill your day with education, information and new ideas. 

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