Course description: Environmental professional practice-oriented seminars and forums.
Students in the MENR program are required to take two semesters of the seminar (ENR 7981). The course allows students to:
- Network within the environmental professional practice community
- Develop a breadth of knowledge in the field
- Learn about current issues in the field
- Gain professional growth
Students are required to obtain a minimum of 10 hours with students typically completing 15 hours over a minimum of 5 events. Following each event a one page reflection should be submitted. Below are reflections for some of the meetings, conferences, and events I attended.
January 9, 2017 – Rally Against Trump’s Climate Denier Cabinet
January 12, 2017 – Conservation Committee Kickoff Meeting
January 15, 2017 – Our First Stand Rally: Climate and Public Health
January 17, 2017 – Wayne National Forest Fracking Strategy Session
January 28-29, 2017 – Ohio Sierra Club Chapter Retreat
January 31, 2017 – Environmental Film Series: Before the Flood
February 16, 2017 – Climate Action Community Night
March 1-4, 2017 – Climate Reality Training with Al Gore