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  • 8:30-10:00 AM
    The Rise of Indigenous Voices in Climate Litigation

    Profile photo of Maria Antonia Tigre with a background of a gavel on a table

    with Maria Antonia Tigre, Global Climate Litigation Fellow, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law

  • 10:30-12:00 PM
    Apr 25
    Intersectional Climate Expression Through Dance & Visual Arts

    Profile photos of Cherie Hill, Callie Arnold, Liz Harvey, and Andreina Maldonado with a background of a colorful abstract painting

    with Cherie Hill, Choreographer/Educator; Callie Arnold, Dance Therapist/Choreographer; Liz Harvey, Artist; and Andreina Maldonado, Artist Disruptor/Entrepreneur.

  • 12:15-1:15 PM
    How to Upend the Upending with Half-Earth Socialism

    Profile photos of Drew Pendergrass and Troy Vettese with a background of a bright green leaf

    with co-authors Troy Vettese & Drew Pendergrass, Dennis Gordon of the Department of Political Science, and Dean Daniel Press of the College of Arts & Sciences and Environmental Studies

  • 2:00-3:30 PM
    Apr 25
    The Addiction Threatening All Life on Earth

    Profile photo of Mohan Gurunathan with a background of patchwork agricultural fields

    with tUrn Global Advisory Council member & plant-based expert Mohan Gurunathan

  • 4:00-5:00 PM
    Apr 25
    Conferencia Climática COP de la ONU y notas sobre los impactos de clima tormentoso y la desestabilización climática

    Profile photos of Valeria Horton and Pedro-Andres Sanchez-Gutierrez with a background of stormy clouds

    (U.N. COP Climate Conference & notes on the impacts of stormy weather and climate destabilization)

    Spanish-only session with Valeria Horton, Climate Ambassador to COP27 for Mexico, and Pédro-Andrés Sánchez-Gutiérrez, Centro Universitario Interamericano y Universidad Anáhuac Puebla.

  • 6:00-7:40 PM
    Apr 25
    The Letter by Pope Francis

    Profile photo of Maria Judnick with a background of Vatican City

    a tUrn + Center for Sustainability presentation with Maria Judnick

    This 80-minute film features members of frontline communities in Senegal, the Amazon, India, and Hawai’i, who bring perspective and solutions from the poor, the Indigenous, the youth, and wildlife into a conversation with Pope Francis himself.

  • 8:15-9:00 PM
    Apr 24
    tUrnout: Student-Led Reflection Session & Climate Action Power Hour

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    Take action Monday–Thursday in a supportive group environment with fellow students who want to make a difference. Snacks, writing prompts, friendship. Led by tUrn student crew members.