Environmental advocate talks about the right to clean air

Maya K. van Rossum is a veteran environmentalist and author of The Green Amendment, in which she lays out an agenda and progress so far of the environmental advocacy movement. In essence, it says that we "all have the right to pure water, clean air and a healthy environment." A book signing will follow the talk.

Where: Tyler School of Art, ARCH 104 at 2001 N. 13th St., 19122

When: March 13, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

How much: Free


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