Date of the Event:
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 6:30pm - 10:00pm
17th Annual Mario Savio Memorial Lecture:
NEW STRATEGIES FOR CONFRONTING THE CLIMATE CRISIS
NOVEMBER 12, 2013, 8:00 pm, Doors open: 6:30 pm
Wheeler Auditorium, UC Berkeley Campus.
Tickets required: www.mariosaviolecture.eventbrite.com or at the door if available
with: Michael Brune, Executive Director., SIERRA CLUB; Phil Radford, Exec. Dir. GREENPEACE; May Boeve, Exec. Dir. and Co-founder, 350.org; Sharon Lungo, Co-Director, the RUCKUS SOCIETY; and Gopal Dayaneni, MOVEMENT GENERATION/Justice and Ecology Project
Also: presentation of the Mario Savio Young Activist Award
Presented annually to honor the memory of Mario Savio (1942-1996), a spokesperson for Berkeley's Free Speech Movement (1964), and the spirit of moral courage and vision which he and countless other activists of his generation exemplified, to promote the ideals and values he struggled to advance throughout his life, and to recognize and encourage young activists striving to build a more humane and just society.