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Justice for All: Current Developments in Environmental Justice

William & Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review Volume 40 spring symposium is entitled “And Justice for All: Current Developments in Environmental Justice.” The event is free and open to the public.


WHERE William & Mary Law School – 613 South Henry Street Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 – View Map

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What is environmental justice? (10:00-11:20 AM)
Ryan Fitzpatrick, U.S. Department of Transportation
Danny Gogal, EPA Office of Environmental Justice
Alice Kaswan, University of San Francisco School of Law
Patrice Simms, Howard University School of Law

Public Health (11:30-12:30 AM)
Dr. Erica Holloman, Greater Southeast Development Corporation
Virginia Ruiz, FarmWorker Justice
Mike Walker, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Grassroots Leadership (1:30-2:30 PM)
Dr. Nicky Sheats, New Jersey Environmental Justice Alliance
Dr. Andrea Simpson, University of Richmond
Sharonda Williams-Tack, Sierra Club

International Environmental Justice (2:40-4:00 PM)
Maryann Nolan Chong, U.S. Agency for International Development
Upasana Khatri, EarthRights International
Jesse Worker, World Resources Institute

Its Festival Time


Go by Bike Saturday Sept 12th during Riverfest in downtown Norfolk and enjoy all the #ecoART and environmental educational activities. Find us at the FREE bike Valet station and learn about our upcoming activities in the area then take a journey to Park Place on 35th street for the Scholar Arts and Youth “SAY Festival”.

Events start at 10am and go until 4pm!

ecoART Mural & Picnic Aug 1st


Public “ecoART Mural’s” in Norfolk  Launching Saturday August 1st 2015

We are painting two eco-ART murals in Norfolk and need your help to #MAKEmoreART as we beautify and color our landscape. Each week during the month of August we will have a team captain at each site to provide guidance in the painting of each mural. We simply ask that you come prepared to paint with clothes that you’re not fearful of getting dirty, marked  or painted on. Water and simple snacks will be provided curtisy of our Urban Food Network & partner organizations. More details, times and locations are listed below.

We welcome your support of time and resources; see you on the 1st!

Where: Site Locations

– 35th St at Colonial Pawn  Norfolk USA 7am-10am  (West facing wall)
– 26th St and Church St at “The Hub” USA 4pm-7pm (South facing wall)

Who: Anyone and everyone
What: Help paint two Murals
When: Event Launch Saturday August 1st (Mon-Fri there after)

Thanks For Your Help


Paint Supplies Resource List 

  • Red-2 gallons

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  • Blue-2 gallons
  • Yellow-2 gallons
  • White-2 gallons
  • Black-1 gallon
  • Brushes (Assorted)
  • Rollers
  • Tarps