How Green is the Emerald Isle: Irish Environmentalism

Come learn about Irish Environmentalism as the University of St. Thomas presents an afternoon program titled “How Green Is the Emerald Isle? Ireland and the Environment.”

Date & Time:

Saturday, November 4, 2017
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM


3M Auditorium in Owens Science Center
University of St. Thomas

Free and open to the public, the program features:

  • Geographer Alison Donnelly of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (a native of County Louth, Ireland), speaking on climate change and the Irish landscape;
  • Performances of “Irish Music of Place” by traditional singers and musicians Norah Rendell and Brian Miler;
  • Atlantic, a documentary film about Ireland and the North Atlantic fisheries.

This event is sponsored by the Center for Irish Studies, the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, and the Office of Sustainability Initiatives.

Event Details:

To make an accessibility request, call Disability Resources at (651) 962-6315.