[PAST EVENT] ELPR Spring Symposium on Environmental Justice

February 26, 2016
9:15am - 4pm
Law School, Room 120
613 S Henry St
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
William & Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review Volume 40's spring symposium is entitled "And Justice for All: Current Developments in Environmental Justice." The event is free and open to the public. It is being co-sponsored by the Virginia Coastal Policy Center.

Check-in begins at 9:15 in the law school lobby. The Dean's Welcome begins at 9:45 AM. Lunch will be served from 12:30 to 1:30 PM.

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What is environmental justice? (10:00-11:10 AM)
Ryan Fitzpatrick, U.S. Department of Transportation
Danny Gogal, EPA Office of Environmental Justice
Alice Kaswan, University of San Francisco School of Law
Patrice Simms, Howard University School of Law

EJ Where We Live, Work, & Play (11:20-12:30 AM)
Dr. Lenneal Henderson, William & Mary
Dr. Erica Holloman, Greater Southeast Development Corporation
Virginia Ruiz, FarmWorker Justice (William & Mary alumna)
Mike Walker, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Grassroots Leadership (1:30-2:40 PM)
Dr. Nicky Sheats, New Jersey Environmental Justice Alliance
Dr. Andrea Simpson, University of Richmond
Sharonda Williams-Tack, Sierra Club

International EJ (2:50-4:00 PM)
Maryann Nolan Chong, U.S. Agency for International Development (William & Mary Law '07)
Upasana Khatri, EarthRights International
Jesse Worker, World Resources Institute

A reception for speakers, alumni and students will take place in the lobby from 4 to 6 PM.