The annual Environmental Law symposium at Lewis & Clark in 2015 will focus on Developments in the Public Trust Doctrine and will be dedicated to the memory of Joe Sax and will honor the contributions of Hap Dunning.Participating academics will include Carol Rose, Richard Lazarus, Mary Wood, Hap Dunning, Gerald Torres, John Dernbach, Robin Craig, Alex Klass, Rick Frank, Dan Farber, Jim Huffman, Michael Blumm, Erin Ryan, and others.
This CLE is sponsored by the Oregon Law Institute of Lewis & Clark Law School and the Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission.
- Legal Landscape: Managing Floodplains and Restoring Salmon
- NFIP Consultation and Litigation
- Columbia River Treaty
Tickets for An Evening with Bill the Science Guy in the Pamplin Sports Center are now SOLD OUT. A free simulcast of An Evening with Bill Nye the Science Guy will be shown in the Agnes Flanagan Chapel. Tickets are not required for the simulcast.
Bill Nye — scientist, engineer, comedian, author, and inventor—will bring his special brand of pop culture science literacy to Portland on Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m. at the Pamplin Sports Center at Lewis & Clark, 0615 SW Palatine Hill Road. The event is open to public; doors open at 6 p.m.
At the event, Nye will delve into his early history, the importance of science education, and inspiring others to change the world through it. Nye has worked to make science entertaining and accessible for most of his life. He initially discovered a talent for tutoring in high school, and spent afternoons and summers demystifying math for his fellow students.
The Environmental Affairs Symposium 2014 at Lewis & Clark College explores the era of the Anthropocene via keynote dialogue, a wide range of scholarly sessions, and other events designed for participants. See Thursday’s Schedule by clicking on the link above.
The Environmental Affairs Symposium 2014 at Lewis & Clark College explores the era of the Anthropocene via keynote dialogue, a wide range of scholarly sessions, and other events designed for participants. See Wednesday’s schedule by clicking on the link above.
Richard Revesz, Dean Emeritus, Lawrence King Professor of Law at New York University School of Law will give a lecture to the public titled: Three Stages in the Evolution of Environmental Policy at 6 pm on Thursday, October 9th at Lewis & Clark Law School.
Immediately preceding the lecture, the Distinguished Environmental Law Graduate Awards will be awarded to Alan Merkle (’82), Kristen Fletcher (’98), and Grant Cope (’98), and the Williamson Award will be awarded to JJ England (’14).
- Reception open to the public immediately following the lecture -
Coordinator Victor Caal Tzuy will be speaking on behalf of indigenous groups engaging in resistance against the Xalalá Hydroelectric Dam in Guatemala, slated to displace thousands of residents.
Lunch will be served. Join us in Wood Hall, Rm 7!