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Mother Caring for 7 Billion (2017)

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Join us for the next 2019 Green Film!
Mother Caring for 7 Billion (2017)
Date &Time: 7:00-8:30 pm, Wed., Feb. 20th (NOTE: all films in 2019 on Wednesdays!)
Enjoy coffee, refreshments and facilitated discussion.
Cost: FREE, $5 suggested donation
Location: G002 Hesterberg Hall, Michigan Tech Forestry Bldg.
Examines the challenges we face in a world of 7 billion. It tells the story of an American mother and child's right activist, and her journey to make sense of how and why the empowerment of women and girls around the world is so intricately linked to our fate on the planet. World-renown experts help explain one of the most persistent controversies in our culture that touches gender equity, religion, reproductive health and the environment. (70 min)
Discussion Facilitators:
Dr. Richelle Winkler, Dept. of Social Sciences (invited)
Dr. Kelly Kamm, Dept. of Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology (invited)
Refreshments provided by Keweenaw Land Trust
Cosponsored by:
Lake Superior Stewardship Initiative,
Michigan Tech Great Lakes Research Center,
Keweenaw Unitarian Universalist Fellowship,
Keweenaw Land Trust,
MTU Dept. of Social Sciences,
MTU Sustainable Futures Institute
2019 Green film schedule: CLICK HERE

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