Join us to explore the Hudson and Mohawk River Basin as an exciting and rewarding venue for research, teaching, and learning in higher education.

Conference Highlights Download Flyer

  • Keynote by Jean MacGregor, Senior Scholar and Director of the "Curriculum for the Bioregion" Initiative, The Evergreen State College
  • Field Trips and Workshops
  • Breakout Sessions
  • Presentation of The Great Work Award, in honor of Thomas Berry
  • Student Congress
  • Student and Faculty Poster Session

Who Should Attend

  • Faculty and students of all disciplines
  • Staff and administrators
  • Non-profits, teachers, education advocates and anyone interested in the Consortium’s mission
Planning Committee
Daniel Farkas, Professor, Information Technology, Pace University
Elyse Fuller, Associate Professor, Science Department, SUNY Rockland Community College
Andrew Gascho Landis, Assistant Professor, Environmental Science, SUNY Cobleskill
Lucy Johnson, Professor Emerita, Anthropology, Vassar College
Donna Kowal, Program Coord., Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies and the Environmental Consortium, Pace University
John Kowal, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Academic Dean, Maria College
Michelle Land, Director, Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies and the Environmental Consoritum, Pace University
Kytt MacManus, Geographic Information Specialist, CIESIN, Earth Institute at Columbia University
Madeline Micceri Mignone, Associate Professor of Biology, Coordinator, Science Department and Biology Program, Dominican College
Larry O'Connell, Adjunct Professor of Economics, The New School
Ryan Palmer, Director, Center for the Urban River at Beczak, Sarah Lawrence College
Co-sponsored by
Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies/Dyson College Institute for Sustainability and the Environment
and Vassar College

Vassar College    Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies