Join ELS in celebrating EARTH WEEK!
Help Us Kick-off Earth Week Right by
Cleaning Up of One of Chicago’s Best
63rd St. Beach
Hyde Park, Chicago
would like to carpool please
meet outside of Kent by 9:45am.
We need drivers, too!
Sunday, April 18th:
**TRIVIA SMACKDOWN II: REVENGE OF THE
Ten teams will test their
knowledge of all things trivial in this mental slugfest, but
only one team can emerge with the satisfaction that they,
having left the competition dazed and confused, have the
BIGGEST BRAINS OF ALL!
The mental fists will fly again
at the Morseland, located at 1218 W. Morse, at 3
For those of you who weren't able to join
us the first time around, the first ELS Trivia Smackdown was an awesome, hilarous,
bitterly-fought contest of worthy rivals, as well as a great
fundraiser. We made piles of money for our excellent and
humble cause: fellowships for students, working to preserve
and restore our environment, in low-paying or unpaid summer
internships and jobs.
See you at the
For questions, contact Elea
Crowther Nielsen, ELS Fundraising Chair, email@example.com
Monday, April 19th:
"The End of the
The world’s first major documentary about the devastating
effect of overfishing premiered at Sundance Film Festival
Imagine an ocean without fish. Imagine your meals without
seafood. Imagine the global consequences. This is the future
if we do not stop, think and act.
ELS, SALDF, and Shedd Aquarium will screen the film at
6:30pm in the Chicago-Kent Auditorium. A question and answer
session will follow with Shedd staff. There will also be a
raffle and prizes.
Thursday, April 22nd:
ELS Alumni Career
Panel - TBA
In the Evening, join Cameron
Davis, speaking at the Public Interest Awards (ELS will be a
spotlighted organization), ELS and the Public Interest
Resource Center will host a join reception following the
Meet the founder of
an Environmental Law Journal!
ELS will host one more roundtable
this semester with Dr. Wil Burns,
Editor in Chief, Journal of
International Wildlife Law &
Dr. Burns will present a
powerpoint presentation entitled: Into the Great Wide Open?: Climate
Geoengineering and Potential Governance Architecture,
followed by a question and answer session. Please join us at
5pm in room 570.
If you have any questions about ELS,
please feel free to email Jennifer Schaffer
(ELS secretary) at firstname.lastname@example.org or
check out our web page at www.kentlaw.edu/student_orgs/els/.