EJ Training Program

Environmental Justice Training

Program Schedule

WeekTopic Date/Time
1Opening Remarks/Prayer: Bishop Eugene Sutton, Episcopal Diocese of Maryland
Speaker: Tamara Toles O’Laughlin, 350.org
“Environmental and Health Disparities”
October 15, 2020
7 pm – 8:30 pm
2Opening Prayer: Rev Ellen Hurwitz, Priest Associate, Church of the Transfiguration
Speaker: Rebecca Rehr, ecoAmerica
“Climate Justice”
October 22, 2020
7 pm – 8:30 pm
3Opening Prayer: Joelle Novey, Director, Interfaith Power & Light, DC.MD.NoVA
Facilitator Led Discussion Groups
“Our Connection to Environmental Justice”
October 29, 2020
7 pm – 8:30 pm
4Opening Prayer: Ann Payne, Master Naturalist
Speaker: Brooke Harper, 350.org
“Advocacy in Action”
November 5, 2020
7 pm – 8:30 pm
5Opening Prayer: Dick Williams, Co-lead, GreenGrace
Facilitator Led Discussion Groups
“From Learning to Action”
November 12, 2020
7 pm – 8:30 pm

Program Recordings

Watch Brooke Harper’s November 5 presentation about Advocacy in Action here.

Watch Rebecca Rehr’s October 22 presentation about Climate Health Disparities and Solutions here, or read about her talk on the MDEHR blog here. Review her slides here.

Watch Tamara Toles O’Laughlin’s presentation from the first week of the Environmental Training Session.

Follow our blog for posts about each week of the training program.


Environmental Justice Websites & Resources

Advocacy & Education Resources