Tropical Leaves

Speaker Series

2017 – 2020

The Speaker Series project group aimed to educate PSI members and the UChicago community about sustainability topic by hosting speakers. 

Speakers Include:
  • Chris Wheat - Director of Strategy and City Engagement for the American Cities Climate Challenge at the Natural Resources Defense Council

  • Jacqueline Patterson - Director of the NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice Program (livestream link here)

(Above) Speaker Jacqueline Patterson (NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice Program) and moderator Mark Templeton, (Clinical Professor at the UChicago Law School) 

(Left) Speaker Jacqueline Patterson and moderator Mark Templeton in front of a full house at the 2018 "Environment as a Human Rights Issue" event