The Environmental Media Association Speaker Series Presents:

Two Months Later
Porter Ranch & The Role of Environmental Disasters in the 2016 Election

Tuesday April 26th

Grand Salon

University Student Union

California State University, Northridge

18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge CA 91330

3:30 Doors Open

4pm Panel Discussion

5:30 Town Hall

Join the EMA for a panel discussion covering the recent ranch spill. Also the impact of domestic environmental disasters on this year’s election and the role of policy and innovation in cleaning up our country.

The Environmental Media Association Speaker Series Presents: Two Months Later Porter Ranch & The Role of Environmental Disasters in the 2016 Election

Discussion featuring:

Paula Cracium, PRESIDENT, Porter Ranch Neighborhood Council

Alexandrea Nagy, SENIOR ORGANIZOR, Food & Water Watch/Save Porter Ranch

Graciela Geyer, CAMPAIGN REPRESENTATIVE FOR MY GENERATION CAMPAIGN, Sierra Club

Vien Truong, DIRECTOR, Green For All

Loraine Lundquist, FACULTY ASSOCIATE, CSUN Institute for Sustainability

Stevie Ruis, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, CSUN Chicana and Chicano Studies Department

Henry Stern, SENIOR POLICY ADVISOR, Senator Fran Pavely’s Office

Moderated by Hart Bochner, EMA Board Member, Actor/Activist/Filmmaker

According to EMA Sources:

I hear that either Matt Peterson or someone from SoCal Gas is going to show up too for a counter point.  it should be a real barn burner.  first town hall near porter ranch in a month and half

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