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Tell President Obama and the US DOT to stop oil trains carrying diluted tar sands and fracked shale oil from the Bakken formation—both are more toxic, more explosive, and more carbon-intensive than conventional crude.
Location: The Hotel at Kirkwood
Registration: Free and open to all SPSR members and interested students in any allied-health field such as public health, nursing, or dentistry. Register here.
Transportation: Cedar Rapids has an airport, CID. By car, Cedar Rapids is less than 3 hours away by from from Madison, WI, less than 4 hours from Chicago, IL, and a little more than 4 hours from Minneapolis, MN. If interested in carpooling, please note on the registration form and/or e-mail Michelle Gin at firstname.lastname@example.org
*If you arrive early on May 8, you'll have opportunities to meet PSR Board Members and PSR Chapter Leaders. Additionally, Iowa PSR is currently looking into potential city tours for participants.
Meals: Breakfast and lunch will be sponsored by PSR. Appetizers on May 8 will be sponsored by Iowa PSR.
*Join PSR Board Members and PSR Chapter Leaders for the welcome reception on May 8 It is a fantastic way to get to know leaders in the field.
Concerned about funding? Students, please first contact your chapter to see if there are funds available. Second, contact your school for travel/conference grants/scholarships and go through the entire process as soon as possible. Third, consider fundraising; a presentation about it can be found here.
For more information, please contact Michelle Gin at email@example.com and she will respond as soon as possible.