(PDF) (DOC) (JPG)October 13, 2015
MAHWAH, N.J. – The Center for Sustainability at Ramapo College will host the Food & Water Watch Climate and Energy Conference on Saturday, October 31, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Trustees Pavilion.
The Conference is designed to connect, educate and equip people around the state with skills and knowledge to combat dangerous oil and gas infrastructure, fight climate change and explore common sense and fair policy solutions to the current crisis. The one-day event will feature workshops, keynote speakers, panel discussions, training and skill sharing among grassroots organizations.
The event is organized by Food & Water Watch and the Ramapo College Masters of Sustainability Program. Registration is required. Please visit http://fwwat.ch/1KgAPQy to register and to see a list of topics and panel presenters.
Admission is $13 per person and includes breakfast and lunch.
For information, contact Ashwani Vasishth at email@example.com or Lena Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org of 732-839-0878.
About Food & Water Watch:
Food & Water Watch champions healthy food and clean water for all. We stand up to corporations that put profits before people, and advocate for a democracy that improves people’s lives and protects our environment.
About Ramapo College
Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The comprehensive college is situated among the beautiful Ramapo Mountains, is within commuting distance to New York City, was named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and boasts the best on-campus housing in New Jersey per Niche.com.
Ramapo College provides its students with individualized attention, mentorship, and supports; hands-on learning; and a range of opportunities for service and leadership development. Its graduation and retention rates exceed national averages and it places approximately 1,000 students per year in internships in New York City. The College is ranked #1 among New Jersey public institutions by College Choice; is recognized as the state’s top college on the list of Best Disability Schools by Great Value Colleges; is designated a “Military Friendly College” in Victoria Media’s Guide to Military Friendly Schools; and is recognized as a top college by U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s, Princeton Review and Money magazine, among others.
Ramapo College’s over 40,000 alumni are the confident, intellectually curious, self-aware, and humble people who are highly sought after and who make a positive impact at local, national, and global levels. Ramapo College is distinguished as a Career Development College of Distinction by CollegesofDistinction.com. Every student at Ramapo is enrolled in its unique and award winning Pathways Program which equips and empowers students, across the continuum of their academic career, to secure internships, pursue graduate/professional school, and/or enter the job market.
Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Applied Mathematics, Business Administration, Contemporary Instructional Design, Computer Science, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a Doctor of Nursing Practice.
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