The Truth, Well Told: Using Information to Change the World
December 31, 1969 4:00 pm - December 31, 1969 4:00 pm
Please join Sustainable Cities Initiative and the Oregon Transportation Research and Education Consortium on Monday, May 2 for a presentation by Alan Durning, of Sightline Institute. Durning founded Sightline Institute in 1993. He contributed significantly to Sightline's effort to create a new regional index of progress, the , and has led many of the organization's other successes.
Prior to founding Sightline, Durning was a senior researcher at Worldwatch Institute in Washington, DC, where he studied the relationships between social and environmental issues.
Durning has lectured at the White House, major universities, and numerous conferences. He consults with Northwest leaders on a variety of issues and serves on various advisory panels, such as the Sustainable Washington Advisory Panel, the (Seattle) Urban Sustainability Advisory Panel, the Washington Health Foundation’s Policy Board, and the advisory board of the Center for a New American Dream (where he was a founding board member).
When: Monday, May 2, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Where: University of Oregon (Eugene), 107 Esslinger
Who: The lecture is free and open to the public