• Center for Global Environmental Education

  • CGEE Whooping Cranes

    Coastal Bend Estuaries: Wintering Grounds of the Whooping Cranes

    Please join Hamline's School of Education and the Center for Global Environmental Education for our Fall Anniversary Celebration!

    Who:

    Dr. Liz Smith, Whooping Crane Conservation Biologist and John Shepard, CGEE Assistant Director and Producer 

    What:

    Coastal Bend Estuaries: Wintering Grounds of the Whooping Cranes

    When:

    Thursday, November 1, 2012 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

    Where:

    The new Anderson Student Center, First Floor
    (Corner of Snelling Avenue and Englewood Avenue)
    Hamline University's Saint Paul Campus

    Join us as we celebrate our newest multimedia interactives focusing on the Guadalupe River and the Coastal Bend Area of Texas, which are critical habitat for the whooping crane.

     Parking and Directions

    The Anderson Center is located at the corner of Snelling Avenue (north-south) and Englewood Avenue (east-west). For more on directions, see the Hamline University Map and Directions page.

    Parking Options:

    • Below the Anderson Center (entrance on Englewood Avenue) for $1.50 an hour.
    • Onstreet parking
    • Visitor Lot on Hewitt Avenue (see the Hamline University campus map)
    • Permit-only campus lots: The permit requirement will be waived on the night of the event, allowing you to part in any "permit-only" lots. Normally permits are required until 8:00pm on weekdays.

    Speakers

     

          Liz Smith       John Shepard

         Dr. Liz Smith, Whooping Crane
         Conservation Biologist,
         International Crane foundation

         John Shepard, Assistant Director and Producer,
         Center for Global Environmental Education.


    Schedule for the Free Event  

    5 p.m.- Event begins
    6 p.m. – Speakers

    Additional Features

    • Land-Speed Record Electric Motorcycle on View: Kevin Clemens, a graduate of the Hamline School of Education Masters of Education in Natural Science and Environmental Education
    • StormDrain Goalie iPad game winner will be presented with his award, a new iPad.
    • Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be served.

    RSVP to Sara Robertson at srobertson01@hamline.edu or 651-523-2895. Connect with the event on Facebook.

    Slideshow: Photos by Dr. Liz Smith

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