How are we disciplined to think about environmental problems and possible solutions? On March 23, the Pace Institute for Environmental and Regional Studies (PIERS) will host the PIERS Student Conference 2012: Encountering Nature Through University Culture and they need your help!
If you have written or are currently writing a paper concerning the environment or environmentalism, you may be able to recycle it and submit it for presentation at the conference for a chance to win $200!
Possible topics including alternative transportation, global warming, natural resources, organic farming, population growth, renewable energy, sustainable consumption, waste and recycling, and more! A 250-word abstract must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for submissions is December 31, 2011.
For more information about the conference and call for papers, visit http://webpage.pace.edu/piers/.