“Local Initiatives for Global Environmental Protection” Miranda Schreurs (Japan 1991; Germany 1999), Director of the Environmental Policy Research Center & Professor of Comparative Politics, Free University of Berlin
Saturday, November 3rd
9-10:30 a.m. Successful Adaptations to Environmental Changes
Ariane A. Kirtley (Niger 2005), Director, Amman Imman (Water is Life)
Wallace Oates (United Kingdom 1974), Professor of Economics, University of Maryland
Ryan P. Szuch (Australia 2001), Senior Associate, ENVIRON International Corporation
10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. International Conflict & Climate Change
Armin Rosencranz (Australia 1987; India 1983, 1992), Visiting Professor, School of Public Policy, University of Maryland & Founder, Pacific Environment
Lisa Schirch (Ghana & Kenya 2002), Program Director, 3D Security Initiative & Professor of Peacebuilding, Eastern Mennonite University
Andrew L. Strauss (Ecuador 1981), Professor of International Law, Widener University School of Law
12:30-2 p.m. Plenary Luncheon & Address
“Climate Change: Markets, Crises, or Justice—Roles for Fulbright Scholars” Michael K. Dorsey, Assistant Professor, Environmental Studies Program, Dartmouth College
2:15-3:45 p.m. Writers & the Environment
Nancy Bunge (Austria 1986, Belgium 1999, Germany 2006), Professor, Michigan State University
John Elder (Italy 2000), author of Pilgrimage to Vallombrosa & Professor of English and Environmental Studies, Middlebury College
Cheryl J. Fish (Finland 2007), Associate Professor of English, Borough of Manhattan Community College/CUNY
4-5 p.m. 2007 Selma Jeanne Cohen Fund Lecture
Sacred Dance & Secular Law in Bali: Ron Jenkins (Indonesia 2007), Professor of Theater, Wesleyan University
6:30 p.m. Dinner on Your Own
Sunday, November 4th
9 a.m.-12 p.m. Poster Session on People & the Planet
9 a.m.-12 p.m. Arts Task Force Sessions and Business Meeting
9 a.m.-12 p.m. International Education Task Force Sessions and Business Meeting
The conference will be held at The Madison, A Loews Hotel, 1177 15th Street, NW, Washington, DC. Hotel reservations must be made on or before Oct. 10 to receive the special Fulbright Association room rate of $155 for single or double occupancy.
To make reservations, please call 1-800-424-8577 or 1-202-862-1600. To receive our special rate, please use Promotion/Reservation Code FULO31.
You may also make your reservations by fax and/or e-mail.
All reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card or by pre-paying for the first night’s room and tax
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