Sustainability Perspectives: The Importance of Getting Outdoors, and why it's not always so simple

Rachel Danford will talk about the benefits of engaging with nature for both children and adults.
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Oct. 3, 2016
12:15 pm
de Witt Lecture Hall (106), Zabriskie Hall

Wells College presents a talk by Rachel Danford of The Discovery Museums in Acton, Mass., titled “The Importance of Getting Outdoors, and why it's not always so simple.” The event will take place at 12:20 p.m. on Monday, October 3, in 106 Zabriskie Hall on the Wells College campus. This event is free and open to the public.

Rachel Danford recently completed her PhD in Environmental Conservation and Policy at UMass-Amherst and now directs outdoor and environmental education at The Discovery Museums in Acton, MA. Her talk will focus on the benefits of engaging with nature for both children and adults and the social, spatial and psychological obstacles to getting outdoors.

 
Wells is committed to providing access to all events; anyone needing assistance should contact Marian Brown, Center for Sustainability and the Environment, at mbrown [at] wells.edu.

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