October 20, 2008
William Rodgers to Deliver Second Annual Rennard Strickland Lecture October 22
The second Annual Rennard Strickland Lecture welcomes William Rodgers, Stimson Bullitt Professor of Law at the University of Washington, who will present “Indian Tribes and Environmental Law: The Loneliness of Leadership, the Burden of History, and The Distinction of Place.” The lecture takes place at 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 22, at the Many Nations Longhouse.
The lecture is presented by the Environmental and Natural Resources (“ENR”) Law Program’s Native Environmental Sovereignty Project to honor the legacy of Distinguished Professor Emeritus Rennard Strickland by examining native leadership and vision for environmental stewardship in the 21st century.
Prior to the lecture, the ENR Program also is sponsoring the Third Annual Northwest Tribes Energy Conservation Gathering on October 21 and 22 at the Many Nations Longhouse. A full agenda for the gathering is available on the ENR Web page. Anyone interested in attending should RSVP to Conference Organizer Scott Hansen.