Climate: Peril or Promise - The Choice is Ours

Keynote Speaker:
Gina McCarthy
Director of C-Change at Harvard, former EPA Director

Panel Moderator:
Mary Powell, President and CEO,
Green Mountain Power, Vermont


A panel of climate activists will offer responses based on their commitments to care for all creation. They include:

  • Darlene Kascak, Schaghiticoke Tribal Nation, Coordinator, Institute for American Indian Studies
  • Tim DeChristopher, Founder, the Climate Disobedience Center
  • Marianne Comfort, Sisters of Mercy, Institute Justice Team
  • Alex Duryea, Graduate Student, University of Rhode Island, Board Member, Nature's Trust, RI
  • Chloe Moers, High School Student, Board Member, Nature's Trust, RI
  • Kaley Sperling, Mercy High School, Middletown, CT
  • Chloe Lerch, Mercy High School, Middletown, CT

This day-program, which will be held at Mercy by the Sea in Madison, CT, will include ritual, presentations, a panel discussion, Q&A and lunch. The event is being sponsored by Mercy Ecology in partnership with Mercy by the Sea.

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Cost for the symposium is $35; $15 for students. If you're interested in staying overnight at the Center, call Rosemary Jones in Guest Services at 203.245.0401, ext. 114.

Sessions:  1
Date:  4/27/2019
Meeting Time:  Saturday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
$35.00   (Symposium Fee includes lunch)
Note: Please call to register