ERIC Number: ED073920
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Sep
Reference Count: 0
The Institute and the Environment: An Awareness Seminar.
Freeh, LaVern A.
Focusing on the Institute's role in environmental affairs, the challenges facing the Institute, and the importance of its current activities and programs as they relate to the environment, an Environmental Issues Seminar was conducted by the Institute of Agriculture, University of Minnesota on September 16-17, 1971. This publication contains the papers which were presented at the seminar, summary reports of group discussions, and a brief summary of the seminar itself. Major topics for comment and discussion were (1) creatively and realistically relating programs and resources to environmental problems and (2) environmental issues and conflicts generated by: our energy using technology, our socio-economic goals and priorities, and our production-consumption goals and processes. Group discussions centered on setting institutional goals and organizational guidelines for relating creatively, realistically, and effectively to problems of the environment. A list of participants is included. (BL)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., St. Paul. Inst. of Agriculture.
Note: Proceedings of the Institute and the Environment, U. of Minnesota, September 16, 1971