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Sustainability and “the Sweet Life”

  • New College Sanier Pavilion 5313 Bay Shore Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243 (map)

Sustainability and “the Sweet Life:” How our Personal Happiness is Linked to Community and Nature

New College Foundation presents Dr. William Powers, Senior Fellow, the World Policy Institute and adjunct professor, New York University, who has led development aid and conservation initiatives in Latin America, Africa, and Washington, D.C., for over two decades.

Powers has worked as a fellow at the World Bank; head of programs for Catholic Relief Services in Liberia; and chief of party of the USAID / Conservation International rainforest conservation program in Bolivia. His new book is Dispatches from the Sweet Life: One Family, Five Acres, and a Community’s Quest to Reinvent the World (September 2018).

Pre-registration required - Call (941) 487-4888

Cost: Free