Kahane UN Week 2020: Student Activism & Campus Sustainability

Kaye Jenkins, Naomi Field, and Kevin Patel will open a dialogue regarding the importance of student climate activism and discuss how to get involved in driving forward campus-based sustainability efforts.


Feb14
12:00 pm
2020-02-14 12:00:00 2020-02-14 12:00:00 Kahane UN Week 2020: Student Activism & Campus Sustainability

This panel presents a student-led discussion regarding campus sustainability efforts and how students can get more involved in student organizations to promote sustainable practices. Kevin Patel, an off-campus speaker from LMU and OneUpAction, will be discussing ways students can become more involved in a non-Oxy setting. Kaye Jenkins (Campus Dining Sustainability Intern) will speak about efforts on campus to reduce plastic waste as well as experiences with bringing ethical vendors to campus dining. Naomi Field (RESF President) is bringing a student government perspective through her time in SusFund in ASOC. Felix Hong, Oxy-at-the-UN Program returnee, will moderate. 

View the full schedule of events for UN Week 2020: Climate Change & Economic/Environmental Justice.

America/Los_Angeles public
Event Date: Friday, February 14, 2020

This panel presents a student-led discussion regarding campus sustainability efforts and how students can get more involved in student organizations to promote sustainable practices. Kevin Patel, an off-campus speaker from LMU and OneUpAction, will be discussing ways students can become more involved in a non-Oxy setting. Kaye Jenkins (Campus Dining Sustainability Intern) will speak about efforts on campus to reduce plastic waste as well as experiences with bringing ethical vendors to campus dining. Naomi Field (RESF President) is bringing a student government perspective through her time in SusFund in ASOC. Felix Hong, Oxy-at-the-UN Program returnee, will moderate. 

View the full schedule of events for UN Week 2020: Climate Change & Economic/Environmental Justice.

Students work in Oxy's FEAST Organic Garden