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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – “Earth Day at 28: Good Wind, Bad Knees, Can it
Finish the Game?” is the title of the fourth annual Lloyd K. Garrison Lecture
on Environmental Law held at 5 p.m., Monday, April 20 at Pace University School
of Law, 78 North Broadway, White Plains. Oliver A. Houck, professor of law at
Tulane University, is the guest lecturer. The program is free and open to the
public. For more information, call (914) 422-4205.
Houck was an Assistant United States Attorney in Washington, D.C., and
was General Counsel to the National Wildlife Federation, prior to joining
the Tulane University law faculty in 1981. He directs the Tulane Environmental
Law Program, serves on the boards of several national environmental organizations,
and publishes widely on water pollution, wildlife and natural resources issues.
He is a graduate of Harvard College and Georgetown Law Center with three intervening
years in the United States Army.
The Lloyd K. Garrison Lecture at Pace University School of Law celebrates
the vision, public spirit and life of the attorney whose legal acumen led citizens in
their successful advocacy of environmental quality at Storm King Mountain on the Hudson River.
Founded in 1976, Pace Law School has nearly 5,000 alumni throughout the
country. It offers full and part-time day and evening programs on its White
Plains, N.Y., campus. The School has one of nation’s most highly regarded
environmental law programs, and is part of a comprehensive, independent and
diversified University with nearly 14,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional