2015 AYCS Live Broadcasts

November 12 - Day 1

8:45 –  Opening Remarks Plenary Presentation 1 & 2

Welcome & Opening Remarks
Jen Kretser – Director of Programs, The Wild Center
AYCS Student Steering Committee

The Power of You! Tap Into Your Passion to Create the World You Want to Live
Tem Blessed – Hip Hop Artist and Youth Educator

We Got This: How Students are Turning the Tide on Climate Change
Brian Stilwell – Northeast Associate Director, Alliance for Climate Education

1:00 – 1:45 pm -   Plenary Presentation 3

The Climate Reality Project
ADK Youth Climate Summit Student Leaders

November 13 – Day 2

8:50 - 10:10 am Plenary Session 5, 6 & 7

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Our Time to Lead: Youth Engagement and Climate Change

Considering Scale in Climate Adaptation and Resilience: Persons, Institutions, Communities, and Ecosystems
Dr. Amy Seidl - Lecturer, University of Vermont

National Green Schools Society
Robin Organ - Executive Director, National Green Schools

10:55 - 12:10 am Plenary Session 8 & 9
Moving Beyond Stuck, Stalled and Scared
Dr. Mamie Parker - Former Assistant Director, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Uniting Alaska & the Adirondacks for Climate Action
Birk Albert - Junior, Lake Placid High School & Athabascan Nation
Evon Peter – Vice Chancellor for Rural Community & Native Education, University of Alaska – Fairbanks (via SKYPE)

2:45 – 3:30 pm Plenary Session 10 and FINALE
Educational Institutions as part of the Adirondack Solution
We will hear from each participating school regarding their Climate Action Plan for the 2015-2016 School Year. 

3:30 pm FINALE

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