SEJ's 28th Annual Conference Coverage




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SEJ's 28th annual conference, October 3-7, 2018, took place at the Riverfront Conference Center in Flint, Michigan, hosted by the University of Michigan-Flint. Below, you'll find multimedia coverage provided by SEJ, volunteers and conference attendees.

NOTE: Most sessions were audio-recorded and will be posted here when available.

Additional coverage:

Panelist Furr-Holden on the Flint Water Crisis.

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Wednesday, October 3
Thursday, October 4
Friday, October 5
Saturday, October 6
Sunday, October 7
Miscellaneous conference coverage and local news



Wednesday, October 3


SEJ/Climate Matters Collaborative Journalism Workshop, Telling Climate Change Stories that Matter: From Impacts to Solutions



Opening Reception: Tipping the Scales of Environmental Justice

Photo courtesy of Dale Willman.



Evening Plenary, Future of Cars



Thursday, October 4


Tour 2, Cruisin' Ground Zero: The Western Lake Erie Shoreline



Tour 3, Canada's Chemical Valley: From Toxic to Green?



Tour 9, Flint: Environmental Injustice in Context



Friday, October 5


Concurrent Sessions 2, CLIMATE, Election 2018: Climate Change Reversal?



Concurrent Sessions 2, ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE, Diversity Within Environmental Groups: Has Anything Changed?



Saturday, October 6


Concurrent Sessions 3, THE CRAFT 2, Social Media: New Ideas for the Age of the Presidential Tweet



Concurrent Sessions 3, NATION, The War Against Plastics: Who's Winning?

Photo courtesy of Jeff Burnside.
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Concurrent Sessions 4, ENERGY, Youth Rising: Young Voices on Solutions to the Climate Change and Other Environmental Crises



Mini-Tour 1, Renewable Energy Under Trump



Mini-Tour 3, For-Mar Nature Preserve & Arboretum

Facebook video, by Louisiana Coastal Watch.








Mini-Tour 5, Kayaking the Flint River



Miscellaneous conference coverage

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