7th Annual LEAD Global Issues Conference
HOSTED by LEAD EWRT1B STUDENTS and LEAD MENTORS
This annual event provides an opportunity for more than 250 individual students to share their research and ideas.
TUESDAY, MARCH 11, 2014
Join us for a day of guest speakers and workshops! See schedule below.
And don't miss the Fair Trade Marketplace (Conference Room A) and "The Bandana Project" (in the hallway) by LEAD WMST1 from 10 a.m to 3 p.m.!
In line with De Anza’s institutional core competencies, today is an opportunity for students to recognize their role as local, national and global citizens.
We hope that our workshops present you with an opportunity for the following:
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
All campus and community members are invited. No registration required.
9:30 a.m. Welcome by Marc Coronado, LEAD Community Coordinator
10:00-11:20 a.m. “Global Studies Presentations: Students from the CREMS learning community present a variety of global issues” by Speech 10, EWRT1A, and MATH 114
11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
12:30 – 1:20 p.m. Keynote Speaker – David Bacon
1:30-3:20 p.m. “Disappearing Tongues: Global Linguistic Diversity in Peril
WORKSHOPS: 9:30 - 10:20 A.M.
9:30-10:20 a.m. Santa Cruz Room
WORKSHOPS: 10:30 - 11:20 A.M. (note 2 hour Session below)
10:30-11:20 a.m. Don Bautista Room
10:30-11:20 a.m. El Clemente Room
10:30-11:20 a.m. Meeting Room 1
10:30-11:20 a.m. Meeting Room 2
WORKSHOPS: 10:30 AM - 12:20 P.M.
10:30-12:20 a.m. Santa Cruz Room
“Should We Trade Trees For Money? Amazonian Rainforest and Coral Reef Destruction: Global Economic and Environmental Consequences”
“Nuclear Power: Is it Safe? Analysis of Economic and Environmental Impact of the Nuclear Meltdown in Japan and the Risks of Storing Nuclear Weapons”
All three workshops presented by LEAD ECON2
WORKSHOPS: 11:30 AM - 12:20 P.M.
11:30 a.m-12:20 p.m. Don Bautista Room
11:30 a.m-12:20 p.m. El Clemente Room
11:30 a.m-12:20 p.m. Meeting Room 1
11:30 a.m-12:20 p.m. Meeting Room 2
WORKSHOPS: 1:30 - 2:20 P.M.
1:30-2:20 p.m. Don Bautista Room
1:30-2:20 p.m. El Clemente Room
1:30-2:20 p.m. Santa Cruz Room
1:30-2:20 p.m. Meeting Room 1
1:30-2:20 p.m. Meeting Room 2
WORKSHOPS SESSION 2:30-3:20 P.M.
2:30-3:20 p.m. Santa Cruz Room
2:30-3:20 p.m. Don Bautista Room
2:30-3:20 p.m. El Clemente Room
2:30-3:20 p.m. Meeting Room 1
2:30-3:20 p.m. Meeting Room 2
The LEAD Global Issues Conference is sponsored by LEAD, Latina/o Empowerment at De Anza, Latina/o Heritage Events, Women’s History Events, and funded by DASB.
For more information about LEAD classes, please contact:
Marc Coronado, Community Coordinator, 408-864-8409, firstname.lastname@example.org,
LEAD is an affiliate of the De Anza Institute of Community and Civic Engagement, ICCE