CHARLES HOPKINS PUBLIC LECTURE, "POST-SECONDARY ED. AND SUSTAINABLE DEV.", MARCH 21, 2012, 3:30 - 4:30, Regina

PUBLIC LECTURE
DR. CHARLES HOPKINS
WEDNESDAY MARCH 21, 2012 3:30 - 4:30
EDUCATION BUILDING RM 228, UNIVERSITY OF REGINA

Dr. Charles (Chuck) Hopkins, York University (Toronto) Senior Advisor to UNESCO's Educating for a Sustainable Future Working Group, will be speaking on

THE ROLE OF POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION IN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT.

The lecture should be of interest to a wide range of faculty and students including those working in Science, Education and across the social sciences and who are concerned with their role in 'well being for all' and 'a local to global' perspective. The University of Regina, as one of the signatory partners of the UN University Regional Centre of Expertise Saskatchewan, has become involved in several initiatives leading to a more sustainable institution.

Please come, listen and interact with a world-renown figure who has received many awards for his dedicated work on behalf of environmental sustainability.

Light refreshments and an opportunity to "Meet and Greet" Chuck will follow the lecture.

This event is co-sponsored by RCE Saskatchewan (Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development) and the University of Regina's President's Advisory Committee on Sustainability (PACS).

For further information on Dr. Hopkins' visit to Regina, please contact Roger.Petry@uregina.ca

A short biography of Charles Hopkins is attached below.

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