12th Annual Susquehanna River Symposium

Bucknell University will host the 12th annual Susquehanna River Symposium, “The Spirit of Two Great Rivers: The Susquehanna and Delaware,” in the Elaine Langone Center from 7 to 9 p.m. on Fri., Nov. 10, and from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Sat., Nov. 11. All symposium events are free and open to everyone.
The symposium is offered by the Watershed Sciences and Engineering program of the university’s Center for Sustainability and the Environment to bring the region’s university students, faculty, and staff together with planners, consultants, regulators, watershed organizations and members of the public to discuss environmental issues regarding the Susquehanna River and Delaware River watersheds.
The two-day symposium includes a poster presentation session and keynote address on Fri., Nov. 10, as well as plenary talks, break-out sessions, oral presentations, and exhibits on Sat., Nov. 11.
Thomas R. Porter, also known as Sakokwenionkwas, will present the symposium’s keynote address on Friday at 7:30 p.m. A member of the Bear Clan of the Mohawk Nation, Porter is founder and spiritual leader of the Kanatsiohareke community near Fonda, New York, and author of several books.
For more information and a schedule of talks and weekend events, visit https://www.bucknell.edu/RiverSymposium