Thursday November 6th, 2014 - 7:00 pm
Westminster College and Round River Conservation Studies will present a Common Lands lecture, "The End of Snow," with Porter Fox on Nov. 6, 2014. A veteran ski writer, Fox will discuss the 8,000-year-old sport of skiing, the miracle of snow and the shocking truth of how climate change could wipe out both in the next 75 years.
Tuesday November 11th, 2014 - 7:00 pm
This program will begin with a short film "Not My Life" the first film to depict the cruel and dehumanizing practices of human trafficking and modern slavery on a global scale. Following the screening, Erika George will present an overview of the human rights consequences of trafficking and the high costs to children when protections are not in place. She will provide a survey of how US legal reforms, global business initiatives, and consumer choices can eradicate the exploitation of children and contribute to change.