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April 12, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 6:20 pm
The College of New Jersey, Mayo Concert HallThe College of New Jersey 2000 Pennington Road, Ewing , NJ 08628
REGISTER- not required
The College of New Jersey, will host Dr. Vandana Shiva, an internationally renowned environmentalist and advocate for food justice, biodiverse agriculture, and small farms the evening of Thursday, April 12, for a Keynote Address following a day of dialogue presentations. A leader in efforts to build international networks among groups marginalized by global economic forces, Shiva advises governments and organizations globally, including Women’s Environment and Development Organization and the Asia Pacific People’s Environment Movement. Among her awards are the Alternative Nobel Prize and the Sydney Peace Prize. She has authored more than 20 books, including Water Wars: Privatization, Pollution, and Profit (2002), Earth Democracy: Justice, Sustainability, and Peace (2005), and Soil Not Oil (2008). If you would like to submit questions in advance to Dr. Shiva, email Janet Gray at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sustainable Jersey is housed within the Sustainability Institute at The College of New Jersey.
May 10, 2018 - 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
New Jersey Forensic Science Technology Center1200 Negron Drive, Hamilton, NJ 08691
REGISTER-email Steve Rinaldi at Steven.Rinaldi@dep.nj.gov
The next meeting of the New Jersey WasteWise Business Network will feature presentations on how to use social media to promote your recycling program, office supply reuse programs, recycling electronics from the business sector, and a case study of Raritan Valley Community College's award winning Waste Reduction, Recycling and Sustainability Programs. New Jersey Certified Recycling Professionals will earn 2.5 recertification credits for attending.
May 19, 2018 - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Island Beach State ParkRoute 35 South, Seaside Park, NJ 08752
May 20, 2018 - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium22 Magruder Road, Highlands, NJ 07732
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New Jersey Natural Gas will hold its 15th annual Ocean Fun Days at the Jersey Shore. Enjoy hands-on exhibits, classes, nature tours and children's activities. Learn from marine scientists, researchers and environmentalist how to preserve our coastal resources so we can all continue to enjoy them for years to come. Bring the entire family. You'll have oceans of fun! For more information click here.