Department of English at Illinois State University

English Studies Series Guest Lecturer
Dr. Peter Blaze Corcoran

As the English Studies Series Featured Speaker, Dr. Peter Blaze Corcoran will present "The Urgency of Mainstreaming Sustainability in Higher Education: The Promise of Earth Charter Ethics" at the CVA University Galleries on Thursday, February 24, from 4:00-5:30 p.m.

Earlier that day, from 10:00–11:30 a.m., Dr. Corcoran will present "Global Environmental Education" followed by casual discussion and refreshments in STV 133.

On Friday, February 25, from 9:30-11:00 a.m., Dr. Corcoran will present an interactive workshop at CTLT. This will be a rare opportunity to bring together faculty and staff with community-based individuals to hear his presentation on the topic of Sustainability, Community Building, and Social Justice. Following his short talk, Dr. Corcoran will facilitate a dialogue among the participants about current projects and future possibilities for campus and community collaborations.  A light breakfast will be served.

For questions about the February 25 session, please contact Jennifer McDade at CTLT at jlsilva@ilstu.edu or 8-5848.

 

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