11th Annual Conference of the Environmental Consortium | November 8, 2014 | Russell Sage College, Troy, NY


The Pedagogical Pursuit of Environmental “Truth”:
Mobilizing our Collective Expertise

Download FlyerOver a decade ago, the Environmental Consortium was founded on two principles: higher education is essential to our environmental future; and our institutions can better serve that mission collaboratively.

This conference promises to be a special day of exchanging approaches to pedagogy and collaborative programs aimed at advancing our region as a global center of environmental knowledge and learning.

Registration is now open. Poster submission deadline is October, 31, 2014.

Conference highlights include:

  • Keynote
  • Breakout Sessions
  • Poster Session (abstracts due October 31st)
  • Presentation of The Great Work Award, in honor of Thomas Berry
  • Town Hall Meeting

Conference Planning Committee

Michelle Land, Director, Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies and the Environmental Consortium, Pace University
Deborah Ashley, New Visions Environmental Science and Sustainability Teacher, The Tech Center, Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES
John Cronin, Senior Fellow for Environmental Affairs, Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies, Pace University
Elyse Fuller, Associate Professor, Science Department, SUNY Rockland Community College
Ghassan Karam, Lecturer in Economics and Environmental Studies, Pace University
Mary Beth Kolozsvary, Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies and Sciences, Siena College
Donna Kowal, Program Coordinator, Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies and the Environmental Consortium, Pace University
Steven Leibo, Professor of Modern International History & Politics, The Sage Colleges
Toby Michelena, Adjunct Professor, Biology, The Sage Colleges
Madeline Mignone, Associate Professor and Coordinator, Biology Program, Dominican College

Russell Sage College Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies