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Sunday, October 25 • 4:25pm - 4:50pm
Re-imagining the Environmentalist

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Adrianna Quintero, a Senior Attorney at the NRDC and former Director of its Latino Outreach program, says that if we want to have any chance of succeeding in securing a healthy future and a livable planet, it’s time to re-Imagine the environmentalist. All of us have a connection to nature, and we need to embrace a new vision that reflects the realities of our time and the growing diversity in our country. As the U.S. moves toward being a minority majority nation and the Latino population asserts its very high commitment to environmental concerns, more and more of us need to feel welcomed and a part of the movement—even if we’ve never been on a hike.

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Adrianna Quintero

Natural Resources Defense Council, Voces Verdes
Adrianna Quintero, Director of Partner Engagement for the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and founder/Executive Director of Voces Verdes, a leading national Latino coalition on climate change and clean energy, started as an attorney in NRDC’s Environment and Health program litigating cases on pesticides, toxic chemicals, safe drinking water, clean air, environmental justice, and US-Mexico border issues. She has been a... Read More →


Sunday October 25, 2015 4:25pm - 4:50pm
Humanities 1B50 1610 Pleasant St, Boulder, CO 80309

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