Detailed Schedule for Oct. 1 Teach-in

Preregistration for all Open Classes has ended but those in red have space for spontaneous participation (number of open spaces in parentheses) and those in green do not require registration. All Panels are open to any participants and do not require registration.

8:30 – 10:00
Open Class: Earth Care: Public Health, Disease, and Environmental Inequalities in the  Anthropocene,  Matt Klingle, John Lichter and Environmental Studies 1101. (Kresge)

9:35 – 9:55

Open Class: Forced Migration and Interdependence: A Climate Dance Event, Paul Sarvis and Dance 1101.  (Bowdoin Quad)

10:00 – 11:15

Welcoming Plenary: Framing the Questions

Mark Battle, Susan Kaplan, Brian Purnell (Morrell Gym)

11:30 – 1:00 Panel Discussions (No Registration Required):

  • Faith, Justice and Nature (starting at 12:00), Madeleine Msall (moderator), Irfan Alam ‘18, Elizabeth Givens ‘17, Julie O’Donnell ‘17, David Vargas ’16, Jonah Watt ‘18  (Daggett)

11:30 – 1:00 Open Classes:


12:00-1:30 Campus Information Expo in Morrell Lounge


1:00 – 2:30 Panel Discussions (No Registration Required)

1:00 – 2:30 Open Classes

Our Fair Cities? The Urban landscapes of Social and Environmental Inequalities, Matt Klingle and Brian Purnell. (ES Commons) (5)


Starting at 2:30

  • Slam Poetry organized by Charlotte Dillon ’16 (Studzinski Recital Hall)



 2:30 – 4:00 Panel Discussions (No Registration Required)

2:30 – 4:00 Open Classes


4:00 – 5:15

  • Concluding Plenary: Ways Forward,  Leana Amaez, Katy Longley, Madeleine Msall, Roy Partridge & Sabina Hartnett (Morrell Gym)
  • Rain, Rain, Beautiful Rain, Bowdoin Choir (Morrell Gym)