Event Date and Time
Atrium and Prince George Rooms in the Adele Stamp Student Union


17 APRIL 2015

Please note: if you have not already registered by the day of the event, you are most welcome to come, but we will be unable to provide lunch.

Schedule of Events


9:30 Welcome Remarks (Atrium)

Dr. Charles Caramello, Dean of the Graduate School, University of Maryland Dr. Margaret Palmer, Director, National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) Dr. Dana R. Fisher, Director, Program for Society and the Environment (PSE)


10:00-12:00 Session One: Theoretical Perspectives on Urban Environmental Stewardship (Atrium) Dr. Henrik Ernstson, Stanford University Dr. Harvey Molotch, New York University Dr. Doceta Taylor, University of Michigan


12:00-1:00 Lunch break (Prince George's Room) 1:00-2:30 Session Two:

Innovations in Urban Stewardship


Dr. James Connolly, Northeastern University Dr. Debra Davidson, University of Alberta Dr. Erika Svendsen, USDA Forest Service


2:30-4:00 Session Three: Mapping Urban Stewardship Across Space and Place (Atrium) Dr. Dana R. Fisher, University of Maryland Dr. Keith G. Tidball, Cornell University Dr. Nathalie Blanc, Laboratoire Dynamiques Sociales et Recomposition des Espaces


4:00-5:00 Reception and Curated Poster Session (Prince George's Room) With remarks from Dr. Gregory Ball, Dean of the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, University of Maryland


Contact: William Yagatich

Ph.D. Candidate

Program for Society and the Environment Fellow

Department of Sociology

wayati [at] umd [dot] edu