Stetson’s lecture series on the environment begins on Jan. 24

Dr. Naomi Rose presented a biodiversity lecture on captive marine mammals last semester at Stetson.

Dr. Naomi Rose presented a biodiversity lecture on captive marine mammals last semester at Stetson.

Stetson University College of Law’s Foreman Biodiversity Lecture series returns to the Gulfport campus for the spring semester on Jan. 24. All lectures are complimentary and open to the public on Stetson Law’s Gulfport campus, 1401 61st St. S.

Upcoming lectures include:

  • Jan. 24, 12 p.m., Great Hall, Jaclyn Lopez, Center for Biological Diversity;
  • Feb. 27, 12 p.m., Great Hall, Dr. Song Gao, Stetson University;
  • March 30, 12 p.m., Great Hall, Judge Anthony Lucky of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea.

*Judge Lucky’s lecture will be presented in conjunction with the International Environmental Moot Court Competition at Stetson in March, a competition of student advocate teams from around the world which this year focuses on ocean fertilization and marine biodiversity.

Stetson’s Foreman Biodiversity Lecture series is coordinated through the Institute for Biodiversity Law and Policy, which is the recipient of the 2016 American Bar Association’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Environmental Law and Policy.

To learn more about environmental law programming and the Institute at Stetson, visit www.stetson.edu/law/biodiversity. RSVP biodiversity@law.stetson.edu.