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E-M:/ MSU hosts The Society of Environmental Journalists

Enviro-Mich message from Geoffrey Habron <habrong@msu.edu>

>The Society of Environmental Journalists
>SEJ's Tenth National Conference will be held
>     Thursday through Sunday, Oct. 19-22, 2000, set
>     amid the Great Lakes region of Michigan in East
>     Lansing, where SEJ will be hosted by Michigan State
>     University. Reporting tours and discussion sessions
>     will examine Great Lakes ecosystems, the impact of
>     cars on the environment, environmental policies of
>     U.S. Presidential candidates, trade, pollution,
>     freshwater and other issues affecting both Canada
>     and the United States. Fellowships are available.
>     Confirmed speakers so far include:
>          William Clay Ford, Jr., Chairman of the Board, Ford Motor Company
>          Jane Kay Holtz, author of Asphalt Nation: How the Automobile 
> Took Over America and
>          How We Can Take It Back
>          Amory Lovins, energy visionary and co-CEO of Rocky Mountain 
> Institute
>          David Suzuki, Canadian scientist and broadcast celebrity
>          Environmental advisors to the Presidential candidates
>          Chief forestry officials from both the U.S. and Canada
>     The conference brochure and registration form are available in PDF 
> format (download a PDF
>     reader here), or contact the SEJ office for a copy by mail.
>     Also available in PDF format are fellowship applications to 
> underwrite conference travel costs
>     for Canadian journalists, journalists of color and Ohio journalists. 
> Application deadline for all
>     fellowships is Aug. 18, 2000.

Geoffrey Habron			Assistant Professor, Michigan State University
Department of Fisheries and Wildlife	Department of Sociology	
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East Lansing, MI 48824		East Lansing, MI 48824
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