9th Annual Student Summit

Exploring Environmental Pathways: Careers and Graduate Education

Friday, April 4, 2014
Hosted by Siena College

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There is no fee for students to attend.  Lunch is included.


11:30am         Student Registration [Sarazen Student Union, McMahon Atrium]
12:00pm   Welcome [Serra Dining Hall, The Norm]

Michelle D. Land
Pace University Academy for Applied Environmental Studies
Environmental Consortium of Colleges & Universities
12:15pm   Meet and Greet Luncheon [Serra Dining Hall, The Norm]

Be inspired, informed, and gain new perspective as professionals from diverse environmentally related employment sectors will join students during lunch and visit each table to highlight different career paths and provide industry insight.
  Sustainable Farming
James Barber
NY State Executive Director
USDA Farm Service Agency
5th Generation Owner
Barber’s Farm

Law, Policy, & Government
Hon. Glen Bruening
Former New York State Assistant Counsel to the Governor
New York State Court of Claims

John Cronin
Senior Fellow for Environmental Affairs
Academy for Applied Environmental Studies
Pace University

Stephen Kent
KentCom LLC

Sustainability & Planning
Michael Lyons
Senior Planner
Town of Colonie Planning Department

Environmental Engagement & Administration
Mary Ellen Mallia
Director of the Office of Environmental Sustainability
SUNY University at Albany

Corporate Governance & Socially Responsible Investing
Jeffrey Scales
Managing Principal
JSA Financial Group

Environmental Education
Steve Stanne
Estuary Education Coordinator
Hudson River Estuary Program
NYS Water Resources Institute, Cornell University
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

Conservation Biology & Ecology
David L. Strayer
Freshwater Ecologist
Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies

2:30pm   Environmental Career and Graduate School Fair [Sarazen Student Union]
5:00pm Adjourn

Recruiters are still registering, so check back periodically for updates on fair participants!

Institution RegistrationINSTITUTION EXHIBITORS
Spaces for environmentally related graduate programs are available solely to member institutions of the Environmental Consortium. If you are a member institution and interested in exhibiting, download the Institution Registration Form here.
Bard College
Clarkson University
City College of New York
Earth Institute at Columbia University
Fordham University
Green Mountain College
The New School
Pace Law School
CUNY Queens College
Ramapo College of New Jersey
University at Albany
Career Exhibitor RegistrationCAREER EXHIBITORS: Jobs, Internships, Research, Volunteer, and Other Opportunities
(List will be populated as exhibitors register. Career Exhibitor Registration Form.)
Audubon International
Environmental Advocates of New York
Green Mountain Energy
Integral Building and Design
Monolith Solar Associates
Student Conservation Assocation
Wilton Wildlife Preserve & Park
NOTE: Participation of exhibitors in this event does not constitute endorsement of exhibitors, their products, services, or programs, by the Environmental Consortium of Colleges & Universities or its members, supporters, partners, or affiliates.


Siena College
515 Loudon Road
Loudonville, New York 12211

Registration in Sarazen Student Union (Building 25 on Campus Map)

Founded in 1937, Siena College is a private, Catholic Franciscan, residential, liberal arts college. Located in Loudonville, N.Y., the 174-acre, park-like campus is two miles from Albany, the capital of New York State.

General Directions: www.siena.edu/pages/1269.asp

Campus Map: www.siena.edu/pages/1268.asp

Attendee parking is in Lots G and F.

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Contact Donna Kowal at 914-773-3091 or info@environmentalconsortium.org.
Environmental Consortium

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Caroline Craig, Research Assoc., Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies
Donna Kowal, Program Coordinator, Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies and the Environmental Consortium
Michelle Land, Director, Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies and the Environmental Consortium
Jean Mangun, Prof. & Chair, Dept. of Environmental Studies, Assoc. Dean, School of Science, Siena College
Madeline Mignone, Associate Professor and Coordinator, Science Department and Biology Program, Dominican College
Brynn O’Donnell, Environmental Science Major and Coordinator of Student Programming, NYU Office of Sustainability
Ashwani Vasishth, Director, Master of Arts in Sustainability Studies, Ramapo College


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