Public Lectures



The Goodwin-Niering Center hosts various lectures throughout the year, sponsored by various funds and lectureships, and addressing a diverse array of topics.

Jean Thomas Lambert '45 was a faithful friend and supporter of Connecticut College who cared deeply about the environment. In 2003, the Jean Thomas Lambert Lecture Series was established by the Jean Thomas Lambert Foundation to provide annual lectures for the Goodwin-Niering Center for Conservation Biology and Environmental Studies.

Please check back frequently for news about upcoming lectures.

Jean Thomas Lambert Lecture
"Food Justice for a Small Planet"
Thursday, May 1, 2014
1941 Room, College Center at Crozier Williams
7 p.m.

Lambert Lecture Speaker, France Moore LappeDiet for a Small Planet author Frances Moore Lappe (shown at left) will be sharing her extensive current research examining the policies and politics that have kept hungry people from feeding themselves around the world as well as the misconceptions that have obscured our own national, social and humanitarian interests.

In the forty years that she has been part of the food movement, the context of food justice has come to include pressing issues like GMOs, climate change and free trade, which she will explore with the Connecticut College community on May 1, 2014.

Contact Information:
Goodwin-Niering Center
Phone:
860-439-5417
Fax:
860-439-2418
goodwin-nieringcenter@conncoll.edu

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