april, 2024

27apr9:30 am2:00 pmEarth Ethics for our Time: "As the Fish is in the Sea"

Event Details

St. Catherine of Siena Environmental Summit: Karenna Gore, Keynote Speaker

Join us at Mariandale on Saturday, April 27, 2024 from 9:30am to 2pm to invoke the fiery spirit and towering wisdom of St. Catherine of Siena as we summon college and university students and other leaders to an Environmental Summit of education and advocacy. Karenna Gore, founder and executive director of the Center for Earth Ethics, will serve as our keynote speaker presenting:

As the Sea is in the Fish: Drawing from Ancient Wisdom to Forge an Earth Ethics for our Time”

The day will include ample opportunities for networking, planning, prayer, reflection, and collaboration. Karenna will address both the theoretical meanings and practical applications of earth ethics, including: how we live, eat, care for earth and relate to one another across species.

9:30am – Arrival, Check in, meet and greet
10am – Prayer, Introduction and Presentation
10:50am – Q&A and Networking
11:30am – Reflective engagement outside
12 noon – Lunch
1pm – Now What? Discuss; Actions, Steps and Advocacy!

Fee: $40 (includes lunch)

Student Fee: $20 (includes lunch)

Morning Keynote Speech Only, On-site: $20

Virtual Only Fee: $15 (10-11:30 am)

You can register for the event here.


(Saturday) 9:30 am - 2:00 pm ET


The Center at Mariandale

299 North Highland Avenue