Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 3:00pm to 6:30pm
Student Services Center (SSC) 150
West 2nd Street
Chico, CA 95928

Please join us for a symposium at Chico State focused on Teaching Climate, Environmental Literacy, and Place-based Climate Education. We will hear from educators with practical experience engaging learners in these themes. The target audience for the symposium is both educators and students along with the public.


Event Details:

Climate Literacy Symposium

Co-Sponsored by Chico State Book in Common and Meriam Library

Student Services Center (SSC) 150, Chico State campus

Wednesday, March 11, 2020




  1. 3p-4p. Keynote Speaker
  2. 4p-5:15p. Panel Discussion
  3. 5:15p-5:30p. Break, but light refreshments offered throughout
  4. 5:30p-6:30p. Small group breakout sessions


Keynote Speaker:

John Perkins

Faculty Emeritus, The Evergreen State College

Visiting Scholar, University of California, Berkeley


Panel Participants:

  1. Serafina Eagleton, Chico State AS Sustainability
  2. Tom Grothe, Chico State Communication Studies
  3. Kristen Kaczynski, Chico State Geological and Environmental Sciences
  4. Sue Peterson, Chico State Communication Studies
  5. Eli Goodsell, Chico State Ecological Reserves
  6. John Perkins, Evergreen State College

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