April 22nd, 2019
- 6:30pm: 2019 Distinguished Visiting Scholar Pamplin Society of Fellows 2019 Distinguished visiting scholar- Roby Roberts
April 12th, 2019
- 2:30pm - 4:30pm: Lewis & Clark Environmental Law Community Gathering Join Lewis & Clark Environmental Law students, faculty, staff, and alumni for our spring gathering. Refreshments and light appetizers provided. All welcome! RSVP appreciated
February 9th, 2019
- 9:30am - 4:00pm: Tomorrow’s Energy System Tomorrow’s Energy System will discuss the hurdles preventing us from transitioning to a zero-carbon energy future and ways to overcome them. Join the Green Energy Institute at Lewis & Clark Law School as we convene elected officials, renewable energy industry leaders, policy and advocacy experts, and regulators to explore solutions from a political, business, and policy perspective. Speakers will touch on opportunities at the federal, regional, and local levels, as we explore innovative changes in technology and economics that may transform the way we generate, transmit, and use energy.
October 23rd, 2018
- 5:00pm: Oregon DEQ Hearing on EPA Rollbacks Oregon’s Department of Environmental Quality is providing an opportunity for Oregonians to comment on the Trump administration’s environmental rollbacks.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to change standards for national automobile fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants.
Join progressive communities around the country in showing up and demonstrating that these rollbacks don’t represent our interests!
September 13th, 2018
- 5:30pm: 31st Annual Environmental Law Distinguished Visitor Lecture: “The Roots of Environmental Injustice and the limits of Environmental Law” with Professor Sarah Krakoff
Professor Sarah Krakoff will be visiting Lewis & Clark Law School from September 12, 2018 to September 14, 2018, sitting in on classes, giving a public lecture, and meeting with various student organizations and faculty.
Her public lecture titled “The Roots of Environmental Injustice and the limits of Environmental Law” will be held on Thursday, September 13, 2018, at 5:30 p.m., at the Law Campus.
August 14th, 2018
- 6:00pm: Air Quality by Design Air Quality by Design: Effective Air Management is the second in a series of events intended to determine what the most effective ways to protect people from air quality issues are, and to advocate for those solutions on a local level. Oregon continues to rely heavily on older diesel engines despite their severe impacts on public health, and the legislature has not prioritized diesel clean-up policies. The purpose of this event is to learn what’s worked elsewhere, and how we can advocate for effective air management on a local level. Research will be presented by the Institute for Sustainable Solutions at Portland State University and Multnomah County.
May 30th, 2018
- 12:00pm - 1:00pm: Swamp Ethics, CLE event
Swamp Ethics: An Examination of Trump’s Environmental and Energy Cabinet Members through an Oregon Ethical Lens
Please join the Green Energy Institute at Lewis & Clark Law School on Wednesday, May 30, for a lively discussion of ethical obligation and accountability under the Trump Administration. This CLE seminar will explore the actions of President Trump’s environmental, energy, and natural resources agency appointees and ask ethics experts to weigh in on whether the actions of these agency leaders would violate Oregon’s ethics rules.
April 6th, 2018
- 8:00am - 5:00pm: Environmental Law Under Trump - Spring Symposium President Trump is reshaping environmental law and policy. From withdrawing from the Paris climate accord and slashing the Environmental Protection Agency’s budget, to threats to reverse the national monument status for certain public lands,Trump’s presidency foreshadows drastic changes in the role of the federal government in addressing pressing environmental challenges.The 2018 environmental law symposium at Lewis & Clark Law School will address some of the legal issues at stake in a Trump presidency and administration. We will request 6 general CLE credits from the Oregon State Bar. **REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED, REMOTE ACCESS TICKETS ONLY**
March 21st, 2018
- 5:30pm: Deconstructing Diesel Happy Hour Join us to understand the risk of diesel pollution in the Portland metro area, understand the political landscape, and work together to identify the proper solutions.
October 17th, 2017
- 5:00pm - 7:00pm: Wind, Water, and Sunlight: Inspired Renewable Energy Projects Renewable Energy Fund
October 7th, 2017
- 9:00am - 5:00pm: Re-Energizing the West Conference: The Western Clean Energy Future
US Senator, Congressmen, CEOs, Regulators Discuss Clean Energy
“Re-Energizing the West” - Green Energy Institute, Lewis & Clark Law School
October 2nd, 2017
- 8:15am - 9:15am: Ride with President Wiewel! Please join us in celebrating our incoming President’s first day on the job with an inaugural ride to campus.
March 1st, 2017
- 5:30pm: Tackling the Racial & Ethnic Disparity In this informational panel, come hear from Multnomah County DA Rod Underhill, Portland Police Chief Mike Marshman, and Multnomah County Sheriff Mike Reese about the policy changes they’ve made using data from the Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED) report. Event is open to the public. Questions? Contact Sarah Fine at email@example.com.
November 20th, 2015
- 2:00pm - 3:30pm: Renewable Energy Fund Mini-Fair Renewable Energy Fee Fund Mini Fair
April 4th, 2015
- All Day: Pedal Pursuit Bike, compete, & celebrate for a good cause! Play Pedal Pursuit, a bike trivia scavenger hunt, on April 4, 2015 to raise support for NEDC.
November 18th, 2014
- 8:00am - 9:30am: Paths to Decarbonization Discussion Chris Joyce, NPR science desk correspondent, will moderate a discussion on “Paths to Decarbonization.”
February 13th, 2014
- 7:00pm: 20th and 21st Century Climate Change: Climate Modeling, Societal Impacts, and Environmental Justice with Warren M. Washington Warren Washington is the senior scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colorado. President Obama awarded Washington the National Medal of Science in 2010.
October 3rd, 2013
- 5:30pm: Environmental Law Distinguished Visitor Lecture: James Salzman Environmental Law Distinguished Visitor, James Salzman, will give a lecture to the public titled: Turning the World Upside Down: How Frames of Reference Shape Environmental Law.