Globalization Conference- Panel Presentations

3/22/2013 9:00:00 AM - 3/22/2013 12:00:00 PM

Located: West Room, Serra Hall

8th Annual Siena College-Concordia University
Conference on Globalization
“The Future We Want: Environmental Sustainability and Social Justice”


Friday, March 22 panels
“The Norm” Serra Hall


9:00-10:15 Panel I: Environmental Sustainability
• “Global Environmental Justice: Conceptualizing the Avoidance of Ecocide” Peter Stoett, Director of the Loyola Sustainability Research Centre, Concordia University
• “Global Shipping Pollution” Zachary Larson and Colin Duncan , Siena College
• “Wind Power” Joseph Houghtaling and Max Clayton, Siena College
• “Sustainable Burial” Maria Raskin, Concordia University


10:20-10:40 Fair Trade Presentation and Coffe Break
Paige Allen, Siena College Fair Trade Committee


10:45-noon Panel II: Sustainability and Social Justice
• “Environmental Law, Pollinator Abundance and Diversity,” Melanie McCavour, Environmental Science Department, Concordia University
• “Alternative Energy” Jennifer DeMaria and Eric Socha , Siena College
• “Hydro Fracking” Joanna Bebber and Taramarie Crisafulli , Siena College
• “The Filth and the Furry: Marris and Zizek on Proactive and Optimistic Ecosystems, and Ecological Ideology” Alexander Chiuchiarelli, Concordia University