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CROs-ARC Summit: Think Global, Act Local

The Center for Global Resilience and Security (CGRS) at Norwich University in partnership with Vermont’s Community Resilience Organizations (CROs) invites you to join the CROs teams and the Academic Resilience Collaborative (ARC) for the CROs-ARC Summit: Think Global, Act Local

When: Saturday, April 29, 2017
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. 
Location: Cabot 85 and Kreitzberg Library, Norwich University

Registration Fee: $35 includes breakfast and lunch
Non-Meal Fee, at the door: $10 - If you miss the registration deadline, you may still attend. Please bring your own lunch, and pay at the door.
Registration Deadline: Extended through Monday, April 24!

A day of short, inspiring presentations by local action teams (CROs), resource providers, and academic researchers (ARC), plus noon lecture on social engagement by Rebecca Sanborn Stone. Presentations on ecological solutions, water, and energy resilience, as well as cybersecurity and art integration. Informational showcase on housing, water, energy, climate, food systems, hazard mitigation, etc. from state agency experts and non-profit groups. The CROs and ARC Summit is slated to end early enough to allow participants to join the Climate Rally at the Montpelier Statehouse. 

Add your voice to the conversation and register to attend today! This event is targeted to communities interested in developing resilience or to become a CROs team. All academic colleagues interested in helping serve our communities through research and education-outreach are invited. 

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Detailed agenda and speakers and presenter bios – COMING SOON!

Sponsored by: Catamount Solar, Vermont Community Resilience Organizations, Center for Global Resilience and Security at Norwich University, Center for Civic Engagement at Norwich University

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