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Freshwater Stories Website launch party

November 15, 2017


4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Freshwater Stories is a digital platform about life around Lake Michigan and how local residents can care for and benefit from their glacial lake. We will launch Freshwaterstories.com with a lecture by award winning journalist Dan Egan and a party.
Lecture by Dan Egan, “What Lurks in the Great Lakes? Pipelines, Invasive Species and Other Underwater Perils”
4:00-6:00 PM
UIC Institute for the Humanities
701 South Morgan St. Lower Level Stevenson Hall
312-996-6352
Dan Egan has twice been a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. He has won the Oakes Award, the National Headliner Award, and the J. Anthony Lukas Work-in-Progress Award. A graduate of the Columbia Journalism School, he lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Freshwater Stories is a digital storytelling site focusing on Lake Michigan that addresses infrastructure development, energy generation, waste water, and environmental and social justice to advance the growing movement for a blue economy and Great Lakes Water Belt.

Location

UIC Institute for the Humanities, lower level of Stevenson Hall SH Stevenson Hall

Fee

free

Audience

General public/Campus community/Faculty/Staff/Students/Alumni/Prospective students

Website

www.freshwaterstories.com

Contact

raheleh@uic.edu
312-996-6352

Category

Sustainability Events/Cultural Events/Lectures, Seminars and Meetings/Special Campus Events

Department

Freshwater Lab

Last updated

10-09-2017

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