Teach-In @ UCSC College 9/10 Multipurpose Room, San Jose [17 May]

Teach-In


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17
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09:45 - 22:00

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UCSC College 9/10 Multipurpose Room
Santa Cruz, California 95064
Teach-In!
A Day of Teaching and Activism for Human Rights, Sustainability, Social Justice & Media Reform

With North American Laureates of the Right Livelihood Award — the Alternative Nobel Prize

May 17, 2018 | 9:30am-9pm
At UCSC Colleges Nine & Ten Multipurpose Room

One of the most exciting facets of the 2018 Regional Conference of North American Right Livelihood Award Laureates is an all-day Teach-In on May 17th – a series of events and presentations co-organized by students, faculty, and staff at Kresge College’s Common Ground Center. This day is the main opportunity for RLA Laureates and Staff to interact with UCSC’s broader academic community.

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Right Livelihood Teach-In Schedule
Schedule Subject to Change — visit kresge.ucsc.edu/commonground/rla/may-17-teach-in.html for the most up to date schedule.

9:30 am — 9:45 am | Opening Remarks @ Multipurpose Room
David Shaw, Coordinator, UCSC Right Livelihood College

Monika Griefahn, Chair of the Board, Right Livelihood Award Foundation


9:50 am — 11:25 am | Session #1
A Conversation with Maude Barlow and Pat Mooney @ Multipurpose Room
Hosted by Prof. Andy Szasz and Environmental Studies 100: Ecology and Society

A Conversation with Frances Moore Lappé @ Everett Program (SocSci 2 Room 47)
Hosted by Prof. Alejandra Kramer and Anthropology 110S: The Evolution of Democracy



11:40 am — 1:15 pm | Lunch & Poster Session @ Multipurpose Room & Dining Hall
Farm-to-College Introduction and "Real Food" Lunch, Hosted by the Campus Food Systems Working Group

Poster Session, Hosted by students and faculty of Kresge-78 — Social and Environmental Justice Activism and the Right Livelihood Award. Featuring posters from Right Livelihood College Coordinators and Students from Santa Cruz, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Thailand, India, Argentina, Chile, and Germany.



1:30 pm — 3:05 pm | Session #2
A Conversation with Robert Bilott & Paul Walker @ Multipurpose Room
Hosted by Prof. Kyle Robertson and Legal Studies / Philosophy 144 — Topics in Social and Political Philosophy

Amory Lovins: Renewable Energy Sources, Storage and Smart Grids @ Everett Program (SocSci 2 Room 47)
Hosted by Prof. Yu Zhang and Electrical Engineering 80J/180J — Renewable Energy Sources, Storage and Smart Grids



3:20 pm — 4:55 pm | Session #3
A Conversation with Alice Tepper Marlin, Tony Clarke, and Yannick Beaudoin — Economic Justice & Human Rights @ Multipurpose Room
Hosted by Prof. Sylvanna Falcón and Latin American & Latino Studies 5 — Introduction to Humans Rights & Social Justice

Wes Jackson and Frances Moore Lappé — Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems @ Everett Program (SocSci 2 Room 47)
Hosted by Prof. Stacy Philpott and Environmental Studies 130C — Field Experiences in Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems



5:20 pm — 6:30 pm | Session #4
Jamila Raqib and Amory Lovins — Technology and Social Change @ Multipurpose Room
Hosted by Prof. Chris Benner, Everett Program for Technology and Social Change, and Sociology 30C: Project Implementation and Grant Writing for Social Entrepreneurs



7:30 pm | A Conversation with Daniel Ellsberg and Amy Goodman @ Multipurpose Room
Hosted by UCSC Foundation, Kresge Media and Society, and Common Ground Center

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