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ALL THE WATER THAT EVER WAS, IS NOW.

The science, politics, law, history, poetry, music, art, spirituality, architecture, fashion, use, misuse, past, present, future, here, there and everywhere of water. 14-16 February, 2010 at the Holt Conference Center, Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas. Free and open to the public.

new!Trinity University will be offering CPEs for teachers at the Water Symposium. One CPE will be awarded for each contact hour. Teachers should check in at the front desk at the symposium to obtain the necessary paperwork.

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The last planning meeting is on Wednesdays, Feb. 10 at NOON, at Trinity University, Underwood Room (connects to Skyline Room.). If you want lunch you buy your own.. Everyone is welcome. The easiest place to park in the Alamo Stadium parking lot off of Stadium Drive. Walk across the street at the crosswalk and the Coates University Center will be on your left. Enter Coates about midway up, go up the stairs and walk down the hallway that appears across the lobby at the top of the stairs. The Skyline room is on your right.

new!Sunday, 14 February at 5:30 pm
WATER FALLS FASHION SHOW
CoCo and ReyBey Productions present The Water Falls Fashion Show. In this exhibit you will see high school designers from all over San Antonio showcase their talent - inspired by water.

Sunday, February 14 at 6:30 PM
RUNNING DRY!
Booksigning and talk, Char Miller

Water in the WestChar Miller, long-time chair of the history and urban studies program at Trinity University, is now the director of the environmental analysis program and the W. M. Keck Professor of Environmental Analysis at Pomona College, Claremont, California. As the WATER Symposium’s featured speaker, Char will set contemporary San Antonio and Water in a wider context along with select readings from his just-released 2 companion volume books, Water in the 21st-Century West and River Basins of the American West published by Oregon State U Press. Book-signing to follow.


peaceCENTER Trinity University Texas Drought Project

The Water Symposium is organized by:
the peaceCENTER, Trinity University, The Texas Drought Project and our community partners:
Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance; Headwaters Coalition; SAWS; Edwards Aquifer Authority, SoL Center; St. Mary's University Ministry; San Antonio Museum of Art; Texans for Peace; Tri-Faith Dialogue; Rio Grande International Study Center; International Academy of Design & Technology; Texas Lutheran University; University of the Incarnate Word; Abbott Geothermal; DHR Architects; Native Plant Society of Texas, San Antonio Chapter; Regional Clean Air and Water Association; Spa Waters of The Americas, Clothesline Cleaners,
Peace and Justice Studies Association, Texas Rainfall Catchment, Holistic Management International-Texas, Green Spaces Alliance of South Texas, San Antonio Public Library

Thanks to Event Sponsors:
Magnolia Charitable Trust, Honoring Lucie Wray Todd
the Sisters of St. Francis of Dubuque, Iowa
Warren E. Rutherford Company, Home of the Mystery Faucet

 

Let justice roll down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream