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Energy Action Seminar Series- Tim DeChristopher

Oct 28, 2013
6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Ira Allen Chapel I201-I301 (Chapel)

Tim DeChristopher is an environmental activist and founder of Peaceful Uprising. In 2010 Tim bid on 22,000 acres of fragile land in southern Utah at a government oil and gas lease auction. He was arrested and convicted of fraud. He served two years in prison for his act of civil disobedience. Recently released from prison, Tim is inspiring people across the country to stand up against extreme energy extraction.

Sponsored by the Clean Energy Fund at the Office of Sustainability, UVM with cosponsors the Environmental Program, the Rubenstein School for Environment and Natural Resources, Renewable Energy Vermont, the Gund Institute, CDAE, VPIRG, Vermont Natural Resources Council, and 350Vermont.

Price: Free; no tickets required

For more information, contact Joan White at 315-450-2838 or jewhite@uvm.edu.

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