Students in snowThe environmental and sustainability studies program at Western Michigan University sponsors a number of events.

Gwen Frostic Lecture Series

Seminars, readings, and workshops by local, national and international experts on a wide variety of subjects relating to the environment.

Fall 2015 Events:

Writing Climate Change

September 16 - English Department
Visiting Scholar, Helen Mulder
3025 Brown Hall, 7:00 p.m.
"Favelas as Sustainable Development: Rethinking our Assumptions"
November 12 - Kalamazoo College and the Arcus Center for Social Justice Co-sponsors: Environmental and Sustainability Studies, Office for Sustainability and Lee Honors College
"Passions to Professions"
Noon lunch event
room location to be announced

November 12 - Public talk, WMU students welcome
7:00 p.m. room location to be announced

Reimagining Community

Center for the Humanities series
November 3 - Ta-Nehisi Coates
Miller Auditorium
8:00 p.m.
November 6 - Gloria Steinem
Miller Auditorium
7:30 p.m.

Spring 2016 Events:

Reimagining Community

Center for the Humanities series
March 17 -  Kami Pothukuchi
Dalton Center
7:00 p.m.
April 14 - Helene Klodawsky
2452 Knauss Hall
6:30 p.m.