Building Power in the Environmental Movement: Tracking Progr

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Building Power in the Environmental Movement Series: Tracking Progress on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Environmental Law
Thursday, January 28, 2021 |12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Program Fee:
Free to Students and Alumni of the NLI Schools and following HBCU law schools (see full list below)
Members: Free
Non-Members: $15

Please Note: All attendees will receive an email confirmation including a Zoom invite two hours prior to the program with details on how to access the chat.

Description:
The environmental law field has been slower to diversify than the larger environmental movement. What are the best strategies for addressing this? And what are firms and other legal organizations already doing that is working? To discuss these questions, please join us to hear from experts working on promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion at environmental NGOs and law firms. 

Introduction:
Richard L. Revesz
, AnBryce Professor of Law and Dean Emeritus, New York University School of Law

Opening Remarks:

Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke (NY-09)

Speakers:
Philip McAdoo , Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Earthjustice
Paula J. SchauweckerPrincipal at Beveridge & Diamond, PC 
Stefanie JohnsonAssociate professor of Organizational Leadership and Information Analytics, Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado Boulder
Andres Jimenez, Executive Director, Green 2.0

Moderator:
Bethany Davis Noll
, Litigation Director,Institute for Policy Integrity, New York University School of Law

Sponsoring Committee: 

Environmental Law, Bethany Davis Noll and Margaret Barry,  Co-Chairs

Cosponsoring Committee:
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Matthew Morningstar and Robert Marchman, Co-Chairs

Cosponsoring Organizations:

Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging at NYU Law School
Green 2.0

Institute for Policy Integrity
State Energy & Environmental Impact Center at NYU Law

NLI and HBCU Schools:
Albany Law School
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Brooklyn Law School
Columbia Law School
CUNY School of Law
David A. Clarke School of Law 
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
Duke University School of Law
Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University
Florida A&M College of Law
Fordham University School of Law
Howard University School of Law
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra
New York Law School
New York University School of Law
North Carolina Central University School of Law
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Rutgers Law School
Seton Hall University School of Law
Southern University Law Center
St. John’s University School of Law 
Syracuse University College of Law
Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
University of Connecticut School of Law
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
University of San Diego School of Law
University of Wisconsin Parkside
Yale Law School

Building Power in the Environmental Movement Series:
Part 2: BIPOC Attorneys on Careers in Environmental Law
Part 3: Environmental Justice and New York’s Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act






Where
42 West 44th Street New York, NY 10036 UNITED STATES

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