April 16, 2014
Environmental Studies Open House and Showcase
Latin American Studies Professor Jim Penn shares his story
October 7, 2013
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: 2204 Kirkhof
“Working on social problems to achieve conservation objectives in the Amazon
Prof. Jim Penn
Department of Geography and Planning
In this presentation (using many photographs) the author discusses the many social problems that impacted impoverished, exploited and marginalized rainforest villages that were involved (without their approval) in a multinational effort to create a large protected area in the Amazon Basin.
Monday, October 7, 6:00-8:00 pm, Kirkhof Center, Room 2204