VIULectures: Water and Globalization

Posted on: March 15th, 2013 by stesser No Comments


Dear Students,

you are all invited to participate in the co-curricular activities of the fourth week:

On Monday there will be the screening of the movie “Baarìa” (2009), an autobiographic epic of three generations in the Sicilian village of Bagheria. It was proposed by the Italian students who will introduce the film. The screening will be on Monday, March 18, at 5 pm in room 9A.


On Wednesday, March 20, you are all invited to the VIULecture Restoration of wetland ecosystems in the face of climate change: lessons from San Francisco Bay. Wetlands are unusual ecosystems which have been severely impacted by human activities. But the efforts made in San Francisco Bay offer potential lessons for restoration activities also in the Venice Lagoon. The lecture will take place in room 1G from 5 to 7 pm.

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On Friday you are encouraged to take part in the VIULecture Water and Globalization. It is a workshop on management, preservation and improvement of water resources, coordinated by Prof. Carlo Giupponi. It will take place on Friday, March 22 (World Water Day), from 9.15 am to 1 pm, in room 1E.


You can find further information on the VIU website (Courses and programs > Open Lectures).

Have a nice weekend!

Sara and Tea


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