IU McKinney to be Site of Inaugural Indiana Eco Student Summit
The inaugural Indiana Eco Student Summit will be held on March 30 , 2013, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the IU McKinney School of Law.
The Summit is the first opportunity for Indiana's environmentally-minded students and faculty from all academic disciplines to gather for a day of idea sharing and community building. Panel discussion topics and workshops will cover balancing economic interests with environmental protection, Indiana food issues, and environmental justice, among others.
The event is presented by the publication Indiana Living Green, and the law school’s Environmental Law Society. After the event, the publication will host its annual "Earth Hour" party at the Indianapolis City Market – an event complete with art, music and celebration. To learn more, visit the registration website http://www.indianalivinggreen.com/event/summit2013/ for the event.
The Environmental Law Society is one of three student organizations related to environmental law that are available to students at IU McKinney. The law school also offers a Graduate Certificate in Environmental and Natural Resources Law, which is designed for students who wish to concentrate in the field and gain the advantage of a dedicated program that will prepare them for specialized practice.