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”
UIC Institute for the Humanities
701 South Morgan St. Lower Level Stevenson Hall
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.
UIC Institute for the Humanities, lower level of Stevenson Hall SH Stevenson Hall
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