Harwood Lecture Series
|The Harwood Lecture series was established in 1992 in honor of Michael Harwood, one of the founders of the Washington Environmental Council. Originally a biennial program, lectures are now held on relevant environmental topics more frequently and are open to the public at no charge. |
Dr. George Garland"The Road to Paris and Beyond" - a Lecture on Climate Change
Reverend Canon Sally Bingham"Amplifying Pope Francis' Encyclical on Caring for Our Common Home"
Laura RissoloLandscape Designer - "Habitat for Pollinating Insects"
Nick ManciniCertified Master Gardener, Author, Lecturer - “Organic Gardening - Vegetables and Flowers"
Dr. William H. SchlesingerPresident of the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies - "Global Climate Change: Causes, Impacts and Things You Can Do"
Alex Prud'hommeAuthor, Lecturer - The Ripple Effect: The Fate of Freshwater in the Twenty-First Century
Paul TukeyAuthor, Filmaker, Lecturer - Global Warming and Your Garden
Bill McKibbenAuthor, Educator & Environmentalist - Climate Change
Jim SerachScience Teacher, Lecturer - Student Involvement in Environment
Carol GracieAuthor - Spring Wildflowers of the Northeast
Rose HiskesDiagnostician and Horticulturist - Asian Longhorn Beetle
John TurenneExecutive Chef - Sustainable Food
Peter PiconeAuthor, Lecturer - Native Plants for Wildlife
Mark BiedronFounder, The Willow School - "LEED" School Construction
John MaxwellManaging Director, Parker Global Strategies
Keri EnrightDirector, Smart Power - Alternative Energy: Global Issues & Local Action
Donna EllisUConn Extension Program - Invasive Plant Control
Andrew RorabackCT State Senator - WEC's 35th Anniversary
Dr. Michael KlemensHerpetologist - Biodiversity in CT
Robert CrelinAuthor - Dark Skies : Light Pollution
Richard BlumenthalCT Attorney General - State Environmental Issues
Michael PollanAuthor, Environmentalist - The Botany of Desire
Dr. Warren LeonEx. Director, Sustainable Energy Association - The Consumers Guide to Effective Environmental Choices
Russell BrennemanPresident, Conn. Forest & Park Association
David SutherlandNature Conservancy
Marcy BenstockEx. Director, Clean Air Campaign - What An Individual Can Do
Dr. Barry CommonerAuthor, Environmentalist - The State of the Environment & What We Can Do About It
Jake PageEditor, Natural History Magazine - Think Locally, Act Globally
Madeleine KuninGovernor of Vermont - A New Environmental Agenda