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Observe Earth Week 2009 at Portland State University with the Friends of History with two free special events and a ticketed banquet
Thursday, April 23, 2009 - 7:30pm to Friday, April 24, 2009 - 7:30pm

Observe Earth Week 2009 at Portland State University with the Friends of History with two free special events and a ticketed banquet.

Thursday, April 23, 2009
The FOH Endowed Lecture in History for 2009 welcomes Environmental Historian John R. McNeill(Georgetown University) who will lecture on Environmental Change and the International System Since 1900." Booksigning will take place after lecture.
TIME: 7:30pm
PLACE: Smith Center, Room 338 (Vanport Room)
1825 SW Broadway
COST: Free and open to the public

NOTE: Professor McNeill will also give a small talk at the Endowed Lecture dinner taking place just before the lecture. Tickets for the banquet are $50 and include reserved seating for the Endowed Lecture and at Friday's panel dicussion. Reservations and information about the dinner can be made by calling the PSU History Department (503)725-3917.

Friday, April 24, 2009
FOH Endowed Lecture Brownbag Panel Discussion.
TOPIC: " What can environmental history tell us about the choices this generation must make about human activity and the global environment?
Panelists: Professor John R. McNeil (Georgetown University) and Associate Professor Karl Brooks (University of Kansas.) Moderated by PSU History Professor William Lang.
TIME: 9:30-11:00am
PLACE: Cramer Hall, Room 494 (Dodd's Seminar Room)
1721 SW Broadway
COST: Free and open to the public