Events Calendar

Taking Root, the vision of Wangari Matthai

This is the first event in the College of Forestry's 2020 Starker Lecture Series.  The film Taking Root tells the story of the Green Belt Movement of Kenya and its founder Wangari Maathai, the first environmentalist and first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize.

Panel Discussion: Issues at the intersection of gender and international forestry.

  • Beth Hahn, Wildlife Biologist, US Forest Service
  • Shamiso Mupara, Project Manager, Community Based Afforestion Environmental Buddies
  • Reem Hajjar, Assistant Professor, College of Forestry
  • Moderator: Interim Dean, Anthony S. Davis

Thursday, February 27 at 6:00pm

Whiteside Theater 361 SW Madison Ave, Corvallis, OR 97333