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160 College Ave.
Orono, ME 04469 United States

September 2019

Improving Water Quality: Are Economics and the Environment Always at Odds?

September 19 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Buchanan Alumni House, 160 College Ave.
Orono, ME 04469 United States

The College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture, and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences present the Third Annual Libby Lecture. "Improving Water Quality: Are Economics and the Environment Always at Odds?," a talk by Dr. Catherine L. Kling, will describe trends in water quality and the benefits and costs of regulations associated with the Clean Water Act. This will be followed by a discussion of the gaps in knowledge needed for a more accurate understanding of the efficiency…

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Gandhi-Informed Philosophy: Nonviolence, Truth, Morality, Sustainability, and Research Challenges for Faculty and Students

September 26 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Buchanan Alumni House, 160 College Ave.
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Presented by Doug Allen, professor of philosophy. After the lecture presentation and discussion, there will be a book signing of "Gandhi after 9/11: Creative Nonviolence and Sustainability" (Oxford Press, 2019) and a reception. Co-sponsored with the Department of Philosophy, this program will be held in the McIntyre Room of Buchanan Alumni House.  Part of the Fall 2019 Socialist and Marxist Studies Series (Controversy Series). Click here to view the series flyer.

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