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A Conversation with Sandra Postel | Ferguson Family Distinguished Lectureship Series

Ferguson Lecture Sandra Postel
Wednesday, February 09, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Sandra Postel
Ferguson Family Distinguished Lectureship Series

Sandra Postel is director of the Global Water Policy Project and the 2021 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate. For six years, she served as Freshwater Fellow of the National Geographic Society, where she spearheaded an initiative that has restored billions of gallons of water to depleted rivers and wetlands across North America. Postel 's award-winning book Last Oasis appeared in eight languages and served as the basis for a public television documentary. She is the author most recently of Replenish: The Virtuous Cycle of Water and Prosperity. Postel has taught at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University and at Mount Holyoke College, where she also directed the Center for the Environment. She studied geology and political science at Wittenberg University, received a Masters in Environmental Management at Duke University, and is the recipient of four honorary doctor of science degrees.

This event will be held online. Registration is required.

Zoom details will be emailed to registered participants the Monday before the event.